LNX101AA (Linux Part 1a: History, Overview, Installation, Boot/Shutdown, Hardware, and Process Settings)

Introduction to Linux operating system. Includes Linux installation, boot process and shutdown, and hardware
Microsoft Word Syllabus (243 KB)
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file Storyline (4 MB)
file SCORM (4 MB)
file Lessons (2 MB)
Primary Material Type:
Online Course
Collin County Community College District
Project Name:
National Information, Security, and Geospatial Technology Consortium (NISGTC)
Linux, Fedora, Unix, Ubuntu, FHS, bash, terminal, distribution, libraries, repositories, permissions, security, accessibility, ssh, vi, grep, tar, cat, process, boot, yum, rpm, cpy, variables

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Business & Industry Leadership Teams (BILTs)
Industry Sector:
Information Technology -- Computer Operating Systems (Programming), Digital Forensics, Cyber Security, Network Security, IT Security (51)
Computer and Mathematical Occupations (15-0000)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (11)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Stacked/Latticed Credential Model
  • Associate Degree
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
  • 2nd Year Community College or equivalent
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Presentation only - requires user to navigate through content.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Other
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • None
Course Note:

Copyright / Licensing

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