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NCCC 020: 200-220 WPM Speed Goal

Course Description

In this course, students have the opportunity to further refine stenographic outlines and speed-building techniques to attain accurate writing speeds of up to 200 or 220 words per minute with 97.5 and 95 percent accuracy, respectively. Machine writing and transcription focuses on court and deposition terminology and phraseology. Lecture content and assignments include record-keeping requirements, application of State of California Minimum Transcript Standards, frequently-used language in legal proceedings, reference source selection, and requirements for making verbatim records of hearings, meetings, and conventions.

Units: 0

  • Non-Credit
  • Not transferable

Course Details

  • Grade Options: Satisfactory Progress
  • In-Class Lecture Hours: 0
  • In-Class Lab Hours: 190 – 200

Requisites and Advisories

  • Prerequisites: None
  • Co-Requisites: None
  • Advisory: NCCC 018 or NCCC 018M

Transfer Details

  • CSU/UC: Not transferable
Last Updated 7/19/23