CIS 121: Linux/UNIX I: Fundamentals

online available

In this course, students are introduced to UNIX and Linux tools. The course covers the UNIX/Linux file system, communication with other users, editors, file manipulation and processing, basics of pipes and redirection, simple shell programming, and a basic introduction to Linux. This course is designed to help students prepare for the LPI Linux Essentials Certificate.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6

Level II Prereq: Completion of a CIS (above CIS 100), CPS, or CSS course

Class offerings by semester

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Description Hours
Credits  4
Lecture Hours 60
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 0
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 60
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