British Columbia Institute of Technologywww.bcit.ca/study/courses/citx2210

BCIT

CITX 2210 - Linux Essentials

Computer Information Technology Electronics Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

Course Details

This course provides students with insight into the Linux operating system and reviews core skills in configuration and installation of the operating system. Both the command line and GUI interface are used. Students explore file systems, users and groups, the Bash shell, process management, the VI text editor, searching and organizing data, regular expressions and permissions. It is recommended that students have prior exposure to computer operating systems. Students must have access to a Windows based multi-media computer.

Credits

6.0

Cost

$1,096.34 - $1,104.91 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2019

Below are two offerings of this course for the Fall 2019 term.

CRN 39027

Sat Sep 14 - Sat Dec 14 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Dec 14 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 DTC

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$1,096.34

Notes

  1. No Class on Saturday, October 12th (Thanksgiving Weekend) and Saturday, November 9th (in lieu of Remembrance Day). This course is part of the Network Administrator Technician certificate and can also be taken as a stand-alone course. Please direct any inquiries along with your BCIT Student ID to: soepts@bcit.ca. Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.

This course offering has been cancelled. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Cancelled

CRN 42133

Mon Sep 16 - Wed Dec 11 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 16 - Dec 11 Mon/Wed 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SW03 Rm. 1915

Instructor

Patrick Duffey

Course Outline

Cost

$1,104.91

Notes

  1. No class on Monday, October 14th (Thanksgiving Day), and Monday, November 11th (Remembrance Day). This course is part of the Network Administrator Technician certificate and can also be taken as a stand-alone course. Please direct any inquiries along with your BCIT Student ID to: soepts@bcit.ca. Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Edit text using the VI editor.
  • Manage Linux files and directories.
  • Manage user and group accounts.
  • Describe the Linux file system.
  • Conduct searches using regular expressions.
  • Customize the Bash shell.
  • Configure system permissions.

Effective as of Winter 2016

Related Programs

CITX 2210 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Energy

  1. Network Administrator Technician
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

Contact Us

If you have a comment or question about this course, please complete and submit the form below.

Contact Information

The personal information on this form is collected under the authority of the College and Institute Act (RSBC 1996, Ch.52). BCIT will use this information to communicate with you regarding relevant BCIT programs, courses and services. This information is only used by authorized BCIT staff. Email communication sent to and from BCIT is routed through the United States of America. If you have any questions about BCIT's collection and use of this information, please contact BCIT’s manager of Information Access and Privacy.

Subscribe

Interested in being notified about future offerings of CITX 2210 - Linux Essentials? If so, fill out the information below and we'll notify you by email when courses for each new term are displayed here.

Contact Information

Suggest course days and times

If you are interested in taking this course on-campus (classroom delivery only) and would like to see it offered on specific days and/or at specific times, please indicate your preferences below. Day and time suggestions are not applicable to online courses.

The personal information on this form is collected under the authority of the College and Institute Act (RSBC 1996, Ch.52). BCIT will use this information to communicate with you regarding relevant BCIT programs, courses and services. This information is only used by authorized BCIT staff. Email communication sent to and from BCIT is routed through the United States of America. If you have any questions about BCIT's collection and use of this information, please contact BCIT’s manager of Information Access and Privacy.

Programs and courses are subject to change without notice.

Find Courses

Payment Changes At BCIT

We've changed the way we accept payments.

Find out more

Course Navigation, Related Links & Tools

Registration News

Registration is currently open for the Fall 2019 term.

The sneak preview for the Winter 2020 term starts Fri, Oct 18 at 8:30 am (PDT).

Students may register for Winter 2020 term courses online, by phone, mail or in-person starting Wed, Oct 23 at 9:00 am (PDT).

Classroom Locations

Classroom locations are subject to last minute changes. Please check the Part-time Studies Classroom Locations listing at www.bcit.ca/rooms on the first day of any course you are registered for.

Part-time Studies Financial Aid

Will you be studying at BCIT part-time? Do you need assistance funding your studies? Find out if you qualify for Part-time Studies financial aid ›

© BCIT