This course will enable the student to study the role of a court reporter in a courtroom setting. Students will learn courtroom decorum, principles and procedures. Students will study proper annotations on digital recording equipment according to Ministry approved guidelines. Students will study governing regulations, types of courtroom proceedings, and engage in learning that stresses the importance of confidentiality and sensitivity required in a court environment. Court reporters typically operate digital audio recording systems, and instruction will be provided in current and applicable technology.