IS-125 Linux Fundamentals

Term: Spring 2023

Class Hours: TBD

Classroom: Online

Instructor: Rick Udlock
Office Phone: 533-3795
Office: 18-112H

Course Description:

In this course students will learn about the fundamentals of the Linux operating system. Linux will be taught as an alternative to Windows, but more emphasis will be on its role as a server. Students will also be introduced to the basics of programming concepts in a Linux environment using the BASH shell and other tools such as Python and GAMBAS. They will learn the key components of Linux as used in IT and cybersecurity fields. This will include command-line navigation and server administration.

Course Outcomes:

At the conclusion of this course, students will be able to:

Course Outline:

The following topics will be covered: