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Course Description

Provides an introduction to UNIX operating systems. Teaches login procedures, file creation, UNIX file structure, input/output control and the UNIX shell.

Learning Objectives

  1. Demonstrate a mastery of describing the differences in the UNIX, Linux, and Windows operating systems
  2. Demonstrate a mastery of the installation of the Linux operating system in a virtual environment
  3. Demonstrate a mastery of the UNIX/Linux file systems, partitions and inodes, elements of the root hierarchy
  4. Demonstrate a mastery of the basics of Linux files including ASCII, binary, and executable files
  5. Demonstrate a mastery of program design and analysis using flowcharts and pseudocode

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.