Captioning and Court Reporting, Graduate Diploma | Part time online | Northern Alberta Institute of Technology | Canada
24 months
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594 CAD/credit 17820 CAD/year
161 CAD/credit 4830 CAD/year
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About

At Captioning and Court Reporting from Northern Alberta Institute of Technology you will learn how to write machine shorthand at 225 words per minute (or faster). This will allow you to work as a court reporter, Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) provider or broadcast captioner. 

Overview

At Captioning and Court Reporting from Northern Alberta Institute of Technology you can expect to learn and develop:

  • the ability to write machine shorthand verbatim at 225 words per minute with 95% accuracy
  • proficiency with computer-aided transcription software
  • comprehensive English skills
  • an extensive understanding of criminal and civil law
  • interpersonal and leadership skills

Careers

  • Court reporting firms
  • Broadcast captioning firms
  • Post-secondary institutions
  • Provincial and federal government

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Trial Procedures
  • Machine Shorthand Theory
  • Fundamental English for Captioning and Court Reporting
  • Machine Shorthand Testing 
  • Machine Shorthand Development 
  • Intermediate English for Captioning and Court Reporting

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications can be submitted any time, but we recommend submitting your application at least 90 days before the application deadline.

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 65% in English 30-1 or English 30-2
  • One of: Grade 12 Social Studies or Legal Studies or Post-Secondary Sociology or Post- secondary Psychology or work experience that demonstrates an understanding of social systems.
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17820 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 594 CAD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    4830 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 161 CAD per credit during 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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