CCNT110 - Fundamentals of Linux

This course teaches the fundamentals of the Linux operating system. Topics include the Linux file system, file permissions, application installation, command-line interface (CLI), and basic scripting. Students compare and contrast Linux and Windows operating systems. Lab exercises reinforce applications of concepts.


CIP: 15.1202

Credits: 4

Prerequisites: none

Offered: Winter, Summer


  1. Describe the Linux file system and file permissions to 80% accuracy.
  2. Implement application installation through the terminal and through script execution to industry standards.
  3. Create Bourne Again Shell (Bash) scripts to 80% accuracy.
  4. Create and manage user accounts to industry standards.