Information Reporting Technlgy (IRT)

IRT 173. Information Reporting V. 3 Credit Hours.

This course continues to cover speedbuilding on literary, testimony, medical testimony, and jury charge material with emphasis on accurate transcription. The student will build speed to 180 wpm on testimony, 160 wpm on medical testimony, 160 wpm on jury charge, and 120 wpm on literary.
Prerequisites: IRT 172 and Reading Proficiency.

IRT 174. Information Reporting VI. 3 Credit Hours.

This course continues to cover speedbuilding on literary, testimony, medical testimony, and jury charge material with emphasis on accurate transcription. The student will build speed to 225 wpm on testimony, 200 wpm on medical testimony, 200 wpm on jury charge and 180 wpm on literary.
Prerequisites: IRT 173 and Reading Proficiency.

IRT 253. Workplace Learning: Judicial Reporting. 1 Credit Hour.

This experiential course provides the student the opportunity to apply theory and skills learned in the classroom, learn new skills, and explore career possibilities while supervised by a professional in the field and a faculty member. Students will observe and participate in the function of the Judicial reporter to enhance the preparation for entering the field. The student shall complete 50 verified hours of actual writing time during the internship.
Prerequisites: IRT 174 or one test at 200 wpm testimony and Reading Proficiency.