Keyboarding and typing in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Curriculum
Schools in he Australian Capital Territory (ACT) follow the Australian Curriculum. The typing related content descriptors and elaborations of the Australian Curriculum focus mostly on keyboard awareness. Underlying them is the assumption that students can type effectively. The assumption is that these outcomes are achieved through the teaching of touch typing.
For a full statement concerning typing and the Australian Curriculum as used by Australian Capital Territory (ACT) schools click here