Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite
Introduction to the UNIX/Linux operating system. Includes a brief introduction to
operating systems and UNIX history. Covers UNIX file systems; common shell features
including 1/0 redirection, piping, command substitution, and simple job control; shell-specific
facilities including use of environmental and local variables; and common UNIX utilities.
Also includes advanced topics such as shell scripting, communications, and system
administration. Intended for students with previous programming experience.
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 838 or ENGL 848 or ESL 400. Completion of CIS 110