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. Introduces
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.