We are pleased to offer the following Teeline Courses for working adults:

  • Teeline Taster Course
  • Teeline Foundation Course (1) & (2)
  • Teeline Short Course
  • Teeline Enrichment Course
  • Teeline Speedbuilding Courses

 

Teeline Taster Course

This short course serves as an initiation for those who wish to try out learning a new subject like Teeline before plunging into the full course.  In addition, it also provides a good starting point for earnest beginners before they embark on the foundation course.

Target audience:     working adults
Duration:     3 hours
No. of sessions:     1

Contents:

  • Teeline symbols
  • Vocabulary acquisition
  • Common words
  • Practices
  • Shorthand activities

A certificate for successful completion of the said course is issued to students at the end of the workshop.

Course fee:     $80.00

 

Teeline Foundation Course (1)

A full course that teaches the fundamentals of the Teeline system and speed writing.

Target audience:     working adults
Duration:     18 hours
No. of sessions:     3 (each session of 6 hours or customised)
Frequency:     4 to 6 intakes a year

Contents:

  • Teeline theory
  • Vocabulary acquisition
  • Common words and word groupings
  • Dictation from 20wpm
  • Transcription
  • Tips on mastery of the skill
  • Techniques of note-taking
  • Project work

If you require details of the above components, we will send them to you on request.

A certificate for successful completion of the said course is issued to students at the end of the workshop.

Course fee:     $500.00
Books & handouts:     $40.00


The Teeline Foundation Course (1) is a generic course for working adults.  It is SKILLS FUTURE CREDIT supported course, and if you are 25 and above, the course fee of $500 (excluding books, handouts and registration fee) is claimable from WDA. 

 

Teeline Foundation Course (2)

A full, CUSTOMISED course that teaches the fundamentals of the Teeline system and speed writing.

Target audience:     working adults
Duration:     18 hours
No. of sessions:     3 (each session of 6 hours or customised)
Frequency:     4 to 6 intakes a year

Contents:

  • Teeline theory
  • Vocabulary acquisition*
  • Common words and word groupings
  • Dictation from 20wpm*
  • Transcription*
  • Tips on mastery of the skill
  • Techniques of note-taking
  • Project work

*These components are CUSTOMISED to meet student’s needs.  If you require details of the above components, we will send them to you on request.

A certificate for successful completion of the said course is issued to students at the end of the workshop.

Course fee:     $600.00
Books & handouts:     $40.00

  

Teeline Short Course

This course is specially developed for busy working adults and students who have time constraints and wish to acquire the theory in a short time.

Target audience:     working adults
Duration:     8 hours
No. of sessions:     1 or 2 sessions
Frequency:     4 to 6 intakes a year

Contents:

  • Teeline theory
  • Vocabulary acquisition
  • Common words
  • Dictation
  • Transcription
  • Activities and practices
  • Tips on mastery of the skill

If you require details of the above components, we will send them to you on request.

A certificate for successful completion of the said course is issued to students at the end of the workshop.

Course fee:     $220.00
Books and handouts:     $35.00

 

Teeline Enrichment Course

This course is specially developed for busy working adults and students who have acquired the short course and wish to proceed to learn more about shorthand.  The highlight of the course focuses on helping learners develop a pool of functional shorthand for their use.

Target audience:     working adults
Duration:     8 hours
No. of sessions:     1 or 2 sessions
Frequency:     4 to 6 intakes a year

Contents:

  • Revisiting fundamentals
  • Vocabulary acquisition
  • Word groupings
  • Dictation
  • Transcription
  • Building a pool of functional shorthand
  • Tips on mastery of the skill
  • Techniques of note-taking

If you require details of the above components, we will send them to you on request.

A certificate for successful completion of the said course is issued to students at the end of the workshop.

Course fee:     $220.00
Handouts:      $35.00 

 

Teeline Speedbuilding Courses

Students who have completed the Teeline Foundation Course may proceed to the Speedbuilding Course.

The three stages of speedbuilding are:

  • Elementary
  • Intermediate
  • Advance   

ELEMENTARY

Target audience:     working adults
Duration:     18  hours
No. of sessions:    6
Frequency:     4 to 6 intakes a year

Contents:

  • 500 common words
  • Dictation from 30 to 50wpm
  • Specialised vocabulary
  • Word groupings
  • Techniques of note-taking
  • Teeline activities
  • Assignments

If you require details of the above components, we will send them to you on request.

A certificate for successful completion of the said course is issued to students at the end of the workshop.

Course fee:     $500.00
Material Costs:    S$31.00 (Teeline Wodbook & handouts)

* Find out more about our speedbuilding package for 30wpm to 100wpm. 

 

INTERMEDIATE

Target audience:     working adults
Duration:     18 hours
No. of sessions:     6
Frequency:     4 to 6 intakes a year

Contents:

  • 500 common words
  • Dictation from 60 to 80wpm
  • Building a pool of specialised vocabulary
  • Advance word groupings
  • Techniques of note-taking
  • Teeline activities
  • Project work which includes interviewing and note-taking

If you require details of the above components, we will send them to you on request.

A certificate for successful completion of the said course is issued to students at the end of the workshop.

Course fee:     $500.00
Material Costs:     $5.00 (handouts)

* Find out more about our speedbuilding package for 30wpm to 100wpm.

 

ADVANCE

Target audience:     working adults
Duration:     18 hours
No. of sessions:     6
Frequency:     4 to 6 intakes a year

Contents:

  • Vocabulary expansion
  • Dictation from 90 to 110wpm
  • Expanding on the student”s functional vocabulary
  • Advance writing techniques
  • Teeline activities
  • Effective note-taking techniques
  • Project work which includes interviewing and note-taking

If you require details of the above components, we will send them to you on request.

A certificate for successful completion of the said course is issued to students at the end of the workshop.

Course fee:     $500.00
Material costs:   $5.00 (handouts)

* Find out more about our speedbuilding package for 30wpm to 100wpm.

 

Learning outcomes 1:

At the end of the training, Teeline novices will:

  • Acquire the fundamentals of Teeline theory
  • Write Teeline for English common words and vocabulary
  • Use sporadic shorthand for note-taking
  • Know how to write new words and customise their own Teeline
  • Experience the challenge as well as satisfaction of learning shorthand

 

Learning outcomes 2:

Continual practice and regular application will lead to successful mastery of Teeline and practitioners will be able to:

  • Use Teeline as a useful note-taking tool
  • Take notes more efficiently and effectively
  • Expand one’s bank of shorthand repertoire
  • Customise one’s own shorthand outlines for any word
  • Listen and concentrate better
  • Think and write faster
  • Execute other activities meticulously and persistently
  • Feel a sense of gratification from learning and using a new language, a skill for life
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