Software Design & Cloud Computing

Linux Fundamentals

Tutorial, 3.00 ECTS


Course content

The course serves as an introduction to the
purpose and functionalities of operating systems in general and
the teaches the basic usage of a command line shell of the "Linux" operating system

Learning outcomes

On completion of the course students know the purpose and functionalities of operating systems, learn how to use different types of systems, get a profound knowledge of networks and the various
standards and protocols, basics of data transmission, various transmission media as well as the OSI reference model.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Books: Andrew S. Tanenbaum: Computernetzwerke
Cisco Corporation, Handbuch Netzwerk-Technologien, Linup-Front Linux Essentials:
Linux Pocket Guide, 2nd Edition, by Daniel J. Barrett, Publisher: O'Reilly Media
Linux: Das umfassende Handbuch, Galileo Computing, Dr. Michael Kofler
Linux 2013, Michael Kofler, Addison-Wesley, ISBN-13: 978-3827332080
Professional Journals: i'X

Mode of delivery

3 ECTS tutorial

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Assessment methods and criteria

Final Exam