ACCT1116 Ten-Key Calculator for Accounting

This course is designed for the student to learn the ten-key touch method for calculators. The student learns to use the calculator in math and accounting applications.





Course Requirements and Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Learning Outcomes

The following outcomes will be addressed in the course:
Review basic mathematics.
Solve basic mathematics problems.
Identify ten-key operating controls.
Perform addition on the ten-key using the touch method.
Demonstrate accuracy on performance tests.
Demonstrate speed development.
Maintain accuracy on performance tests.
Perform calculations in addition and subtraction using the touch method.
Attain confidence in ability to use the tough method.
Complete business application problems.
Perform multiplication calculations on the ten-key.
Use constant multiplicand.
Utilize the memory capabilities of the calculator.
Perform division calculations on the ten-key.
Use constant divisor.
Solve business application problems.
Identify and follow the correct sequence in solving multiple operations.
Utilize critical thinking skills in applying problem-solving situations.
Complete business practice set.

Text and References

A list of textbooks required for this course is available at the bookstore.

Course Scheduling

The scheduled hours of instruction include sixteen hours for each lecture credit, thirty two hours for each lab credit and forty hours for each credit of supervised occupational experience (SOE). Lecture credit may include formal or impromptu lectures, demonstrations or discussions with the entire class or with small groups or individuals. Refer to the Credit Details section of this course outline for the credit breakdown.

Accommodations Statement

Disability Services assists students with disabilities who need accommodations to access programs, services and college activities.  If this applies to you, please contact the DS Office on your campus to initiate the accommodations process. 
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Credit Details