Illinois Tech

Linux OS

Taught in English

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Kevin Vaccaro

Instructor: Kevin Vaccaro

4.2

(12 reviews)

Intermediate level

Recommended experience

24 hours to complete
3 weeks at 8 hours a week
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace
Progress towards a degree

What you'll learn

  • Demonstrate the use of command line tools.

  • Explore key features of the Linux OS.

  • Explore service management of the Linux OS.

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Assessments

12 quizzes, 4 assignments

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There are 4 modules in this course

Welcome to Linux OS! In this course, we will cover the topics of: Linux Terminal, Linux Tools, and Managing Linux Services. This module covers the basics of working on the Linux command-line. It explores using basic commands to perform various tasks, such as manipulating files, monitoring system activities, and managing services.

What's included

6 videos6 readings4 quizzes1 assignment1 discussion prompt

This module explores the Linux tools. It explores Linus desktop, management tools, and account management. It also explores using GUI tools to manage Linux functions.

What's included

4 videos4 readings4 quizzes1 assignment

This module explores managing Linux services. It addresses the installation of a Linux service, configuring it, and starting and stopping services.

What's included

4 videos4 readings4 quizzes1 assignment

This module contains the summative course assessment that has been designed to evaluate your understanding of the course material and assess your ability to apply the knowledge you have acquired throughout the course. Be sure to review the course material thoroughly before taking the assessment.

What's included

1 assignment

Instructor

Kevin Vaccaro
Illinois Tech
6 Courses8,686 learners

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