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NOVA 2012-2013 College Catalog: Programs of Study

Word Processing
Career Studies Certificate AL, WO

Purpose:  The Word Processing career studies certificate is designed to prepare students with computer skills for text processing for initial employment in word processing positions, for job advancement, or for personal needs.

One Year Credits
1st Semester
1AST 141 Word Processing I 3
ENG 116 Writing for Business or ENG Elective 3
Total   6
2nd Semester
AST 142 Word Processing II 3
AST 257 Word Processing Desktop Publishing 3
Total   6
Total credits for the Word Processing Career Studies Certificate=12

1 Prerequisite: AST 101 Keyboarding I or equivalent skills.