Lecture and hands-on instruction in the installation, configuration, and use of the Linux and UNIX operating systems. Hands-on laboratory exercises are used to help students gain experience with practical application of concepts discussed in lecture. Upon successful completion of the course, students will understand basic Linux/UNIX terms and history, installation procedures, Linux/UNIX file systems, the command interface, X Windows, managing processes, common administrative tasks, and Linux/UNIX network services and security...
Prerequisite: CITA 110 or COSC 111 or permission of the instructor
3 credits (2 lecture hours, 2 laboratory hours), spring semester