Provides comprehensive, hands-on application, use and training on a Linux client computer operating system for both beginning- and intermediate-level students. Instruction will include: operating system installation and configuration, graphical user interface and command-line commands, hardware installation and configuration, file system management, user and group management, security configuration, network configuration and management, troubleshooting and disaster recovery. Course maps to the Computer Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) Linux+ and Linux Professional Institute (LPI) Certification Level 1 certification exams.
Prerequisite: "C" grade or higher or "Pass" in CIS 120 or 125
or equivalent or current CompTIA A+ or N+ certification
Recommended Preparation: None
3 UNITS : 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory