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a typewriter-style COMPUTER data input device.
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Innovative single-handed touch typing for both sighted and visually impaired users.
Since September 2009 we have moved to the British computer Society's e-Type Touch Typing programme, allowing pupils to develop their keyboard skills and achieve graded awards, rated at Level 1 and Level 2 on the QCF.
She walked up and down the classroom looking at our fingers to make sure we were touch typing and not looking at our keys.
Touch typing skills should be a key Stage Two target for all 11- year-olds.
Jacobs is also interested in how fast the students type and if they touch type; touch typing and "hunting and pecking" have different postures, she explains.
Computers, digital cameras and digital imaging, computer security, touch typing, web design, emails .
The courses include Touch Typing, Digital Photography, Using eBay, Internet and E-mail, Computer Media Workshop and Computers for Beginners and Improvers.
The specialist IT team supports learners at all levels and new for 2008 is e-type, the Certificate in Touch Typing, an on-line course that students can access from college, work or home and gain certification in the number of words per minute they can type.
The latter covers all of the skills required by a legal secretary, including touch typing to 60 wpm, audio typing, Microsoft Word to Expert level, Microsoft Outlook and Effective Business Communication.
Encourage her to learn touch typing now - it will help when it comes to exams and spelling.