Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Introduces the administration of systems utilizing the Linux operating system. Focuses on knowledge and skills necessary for day-to-day operations on a Linux system using the command line. This is the first course of a two course sequence. Prerequisite: CS 140U or instructor permission. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).


Distance Education: Web Course Information

CRN 42344

From the Instructor:
This class requires installing the Linux Operating System. It is up to the student to determine whether to use barebones hardware or a virtual machine. If a virtual machine is used it is recommended that the host system have a minimum of 4GB of RAM and 30GB of free disk space.
Course Specific Requirements:
Required Text: PRACTICAL GUIDE TO Ubuntu Linux,with DVD, 4th Edition Author SOBELL Edition/Copyright 4TH 15 Published Date 2015 ISBN-13 978-0133927313, ISBN-10 0133927318 Required hardware: A computer system on which to install Linux, note virtual machine software such as Virtual Box is acceptable.
Web Technical Requirements:
Please be sure to read the Technical Requirements for this delivery mode.
Students with Disabilities:
Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities in taking Web based distance learning classes please visit the Office for Students with Disabilities website.
Web Prerequisite | Start Guide for Online Learners:
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CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates
42344 WEB » - 26-Sep-2016 thru 17-Dec-2016
Instructor: Jim B Santmyer
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
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