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CITX 2210 - Linux Essentials

Computer Information Technology Electronics Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

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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

$1,118.20 - $1,128.20 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2020

Below are two offerings of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

CRN 39027

Sat Sep 12 - Sat Dec 05 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Dec 05 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 DTC Online Delivery

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$1,118.20

Notes

  1. The delivery format for this course has changed from in-person/in-class to ONLINE DELIVERY. No class on Saturday, October 10th (Thanksgiving Weekend). This course is part of the Network Administrator Technician Associate Certificate program and can also be taken as a stand-alone course. Please direct any inquiries along with your BCIT Student ID to: khoward18@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.

CRN 42133

Mon Sep 14 - Wed Dec 09 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Dec 09 Mon/Wed 18:30 - 21:30 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Steven Ng

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$1,128.20

Notes

  1. The delivery format for this course has changed from in-person/in-class to ONLINE DELIVERY. No class on Monday, October 12th (Thanksgiving Day), and Wednesday, November 11th (Remembrance Day). This course is part of the Network Administrator Technician Associate Certificate program and can also be taken as a stand-alone course. Please direct any inquiries along with your BCIT Student ID to khoward18@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.

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

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