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About the Course

In this course -- through a combination of video lectures, demonstrations, and hands-on practice -- you’ll learn about the main components of an operating system and how to perform critical tasks like managing software and users, and configuring hardware. By the end of this course you’ll be able to: ● navigate the Windows and Linux filesystems using a graphical user interface and command line interpreter ● set up users, groups, and permissions for account access ● install, configure, and remove software on the Windows and Linux operating systems ● configure disk partitions and filesystems ● understand how system processes work and how to manage them ● work with system logs and remote connection tools ● utilize operating system knowledge to troubleshoot common issues in an IT Support Specialist role...

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May 23, 2020

A wonderful course of prevention that I learned a lot from,

Using commands with Windows and Linux

How to deploy and install operating systems through the network and Alot



Apr 1, 2019

This is my most favorite module module, especially the Linux, which is my all time favorite OS ever enjoy learning, working Programing, and configuring, and will continue enjoying til the end of time.

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By Buhari A A

Jul 16, 2021

I enjoyed the course really but the windows VM is very slow and I hope it will fixed.

By Israel A

Apr 2, 2021

A lot of information without adequate time to practice and practice until its learnt.

By Ivan K O

Nov 6, 2020

the course is hard but was eased thru resources and labs. Thanks for this oppurtunity

By Sanjip S

Sep 20, 2020

Nice course, but the tutor needs to elaborate more on the topic that looks confusing.

By Prasenjeet D P

Jul 16, 2020

Simply Great. Labs are designed well & sometimes test your patience in case of Linux.

By Macey W

Aug 12, 2018

Good course did have some issues with the last Linux lab, but overall you learn alot.

By Yohannes A

Feb 12, 2018

The content of the course is good,but the system did not update the score for the lab

By محمد م

Nov 23, 2022

week 4

Partitioning and Formatting a Disk Drive in Linux

is nt counting the result


May 30, 2022

This course has been particularly helpful in reinforcing the topics taught in class.

By Enrique H

Mar 5, 2022

Godd but many of the practices for Linux need to be better written to be understood.

By Nikos T

Dec 30, 2021

A little bit difficult but with much knowledge on how to really become a power user.

By Jay S

Sep 20, 2021

It has been an amazing journey of learning different aspects of an operating system.

By Molefi M

Apr 8, 2021

This course is educational and has much in Operating Systems more than I anticipated

By Jordan F

Mar 19, 2019

Didnt get to finish last lab due to some technical issues but overall a good course.

By Noah C

Sep 27, 2022

Best module so far. Still a little confusing compared to other learning resources.

By Samuel L

Feb 9, 2022

The course was helpful in showing the basics in CLI, and GUI for Linux and Windows.

By Zachary G

Dec 21, 2021

Week 4 Lab Partitioning and formatting a Disk Drive in Linux is extremely Difficult

By Albert S I

Oct 23, 2021

Had trouble with Qwiklabs locking up on windows VMWare but other wise good course.

By Josh H

Apr 27, 2021

This course has been challenging compared to the first 2. That makes it more fun!!!

By Soumya K M

Jun 1, 2020

I just loved this course i learned a lots form it

and the last assignment was tough

By Emeil Z S

Dec 13, 2019

A lot of knowledge. Difficult exams at the end, but they were really good practice.

By Francisco D D G

Sep 27, 2019

tricky sometimes with the remote access but solvable. Useful to remind some tricks.

By P K

Nov 7, 2021

This course gives you many resources to use in your everyday and work environment,

By Elisha M M

Feb 16, 2021

It is worth a recommendation though I did most of it at University Of Johannesburg


May 31, 2020

Nice course but the lab grading system or question pattern needs some improvement.