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Program Outline

CART/Captioning Training (D401),

CART/Captioning Training Online (D402)

 

 

CART/Captioning Training (D401) (Day and Night Programs available) is designed for a student who wishes to enter the field of Communication Access Realtime Transcription (CART) assisting visually or hearing-impaired clientele, or for captioning, designed to enter the field of television broadcast captioning.  This program of study is also offered in online format as CART/Captioning Training Online (D402).   A student must have a high school diploma or GED equivalent.

 

The course will begin with the basic court reporting theory program and progress through basic speedbuilding courses, as well as English, medical, and legal terminology courses.  Upon reaching a speed of 160 wpm, a student will enter into Professional Development Courses, consisting of a CART/captioning practical applications course, a CART/captioning technology course, as well as a CART/captioning realtime speedbuilding program designed exclusively for this field.  A student will also be required to do a CART/captioning internship.  Requirements:  Program D401:  Laptop, Stentura 400 SRT, all textbooks for each course; Program D402:  Laptop or computer, Stentura 400 SRT, all textbooks for each course. 

 

Students in Course D402 will also be assessed a one-time software licensing fee of $100 for permission to use Eclipse Student software offsite.

 

PROGRAM D401 CART/CAPTIONING TRAINING

Course Method Hours
Day Program Night Program

I.  Stenowriting Curriculum

  Theory I Lecture 32 24
  Theory II 32 24
  Steno Skills Theory I Lab 32 40
  Steno Skills Theory II 32 40
  Speedbuilding I Lecture 144 96
  Speedbuilding I
   
Steno Skills Lab
Lab 72 48
  Speedbuilding II Lecture 144 96
  Speedbuilding II
 
  Steno Skills Lab
Lab 72 48
  Realtime  Speedbuilding Lecture 72 48
  Realtime Lab Lab 144 96
II.  Academics
  English I Lecture 12 12
  English II Lecture 6 6
Lab 6 6
  Medical Terminology Lecture 12 12
  Legal  Terminology
             /Case Law
Lecture 12 12
III.  Professional Development
  Practical Applications
  for CART/Captioning 
Lecture 12 12
  Realtime Technology Lecture 6 6
Lab 6 6
  Internship
Lab 20 20

TOTAL HOURS   

  868 652

 

PROGRAM D402 CART/CAPTIONING TRAINING ONLINE

Course Method Hours

I.  Stenowriting Curriculum

  Theory I Lecture/Audio Drills 24
  Theory II 24
  Steno Skills Theory I Lab 64
  Steno Skills Theory II 64
  Speedbuilding I Lecture/Audio 72
  Speedbuilding I
   
Steno Skills Lab
Lab 144
  Speedbuilding II Lecture/Audio 72
  Speedbuilding II
 
  Steno Skills Lab
Lab 144
  Realtime  Speedbuilding Lecture/Audio 72
  Realtime Lab Lab 144
II.  Academics
  English I Lecture 12
  English II Lecture 6
Lab 6
  Medical Terminology Lecture 12
  Legal  Terminology
             /Case Law
Lecture 12
III.  Professional Development
  Practical Applications
  for CART/Captioning 
Lecture 12
  Realtime Technology Lecture 6
Lab 6
  Internship
Lab 20

TOTAL HOURS   

  916

 

 

 

 

 Please see the school calendar for specific dates of entry.

 

 

 

  

Updated August 23, 2012

 

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