Coastal Pines Technical College

Coastal Pines Technical College 2016-2017 Catalog and Student Handbook

CIST 2431 UNIX/Linux Introduction (4)

This course introduces the UNIX/Linux operating system skill s necessary to perform entry-level user functions. Topics include: history of UNIX/Linux, login and logout, the user environment, user password change, the file system, hierarchy tree, editors, file system commands as they relate to navigating the file system tree, UNIX/Linux manual help pages, using the UNIX/Linux graphical desktop, and command options. In addition, the student must be able to perform directory and file displaying, creation, deletion, redirection, copying, moving, linking file s, wildcards, determining present working directory and changing directory locations.