[ 921CGELINLK21 ] KV Introduction to Linux

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
1,5 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Computer Science René Mayrhofer 1 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Computer Science 2021S
Objectives Students are able to ...

  • master the Linux console
  • comprehend Linux file systems and find their way around
  • assess advantages and disadvantages of different distributions
  • automate repetitive tasks using scripting
  • adapt Linux systems to special requirements

This course is intended for students without previous experience with Linux operating systems, but who need them during their studies.

  • Basic concepts of Linux
  • Linux console
  • File hierarchy standard
  • Scripting
  • Package management
Criteria for evaluation Continuous evaluation of active participation, regular tests, and multiple home work assignments (non-weekly)
Methods Presentation and discussion, independent solving of exercises
Language German
Study material LPIC-1: Linux Professional Institute Certification Study Guide: Christine Bresnahan, Richard Blum; 5th Edition, ISBN-10: 1119582121
Changing subject? No
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On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment