Course: Linux for Beginners

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Course title Linux for Beginners
Course code UAI/644
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Frequency of the course In each academic year, in the summer semester.
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Pech Jiří, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Linux - the history and the specifics of the system Orientation in OS Linux - graphic mode and command line, file systems Installation of Linux User accounts administration Basic tools of command line Text editors Work with the text files Conversion of files Introduction to configuration and administration of Linux

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Practical training
  • Class attendance - 28 hours per semester
  • Preparation for classes - 10 hours per semester
  • Preparation for credit - 12 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
This subject is designed for students of biology. During the course, they will get introductory information and knowledge important for work with Linux operating system. The subject can be very useful especially for those students who are supposed to work with applications written for this operating system.
Basic knowledge in working with Linux and BASH Working with files User settings Installation of a programs
The topic not claim any specific skills, but the work with PC and internet in common. The subject is not designed for students of informatics.

Assessment methods and criteria
Didactic test, Interim evaluation

Active participation, final exam
Recommended literature
  • KOLEKTIV AUTORŮ. Linux Dokumentační projekt. Brno: Computer Press, 2003.
  • PETRLÍK, L. Jemný úvod do systému UNIX. České Budějovice: Kopp, 1995.
  • VYCHODIL, V. Linux - příručka českého uživatele. Brno: Computer Press, 2004.

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