This course teaches you everything you need to know about the Linux operating system. You’ll learn the most important concepts and commands as well as how to install a web server and database server, create database users and how to configure WordPress.
Enrol now and you’ll learn:
- How to get access to a Linux server and what software is needed to connect to Linux from Mac and Windows computers.
- What a Linux distribution is and which one to choose.
- What SSH is and how to use it.
- The file system layout of Linux systems and where to find programs, configurations, and documentation.
- Basic Linux commands and how to compress files.
- Exactly how permissions work and how to decipher the most cryptic Linux permissions with ease.
- How to use the nano, vi, and emacs editors.
- Two methods to search for files and directories and how to compare the content of files.
- What pipes are, why they are useful, and how to use them.
- How and why to redirect input and output from applications.
- How to customise your shell prompt.
- How to schedule and automate jobs using cron.
- How to switch users and run processes as others.
- How to find and install software.
Anyone wanting to learn about the Linux operating system. This course doesn’t make any assumptions about your background or knowledge of Linux. You need no prior knowledge to benefit from this course.
Teachers, Researchers and Professors that will be using Linux servers to conduct research or complete course work.
$59 + GST
Complete this course at your own pace. Upon completion of this course, you will receive 12.5 professional development hours. You have to view all module videos and resources to complete the course. To complete this course, make sure you click ‘Mark Complete’ once you have finished a lesson. This will ensure you have completed the course to receive your certificate and accreditation hours.
Completing Learn Linux in 5 Days Online will contribute 12.5 hours of NESA Registered PD addressing 6.2.2, from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.
6.2.2 Proficient Level – Participate in learning to update knowledge and practice, targeted to professional needs and school and/or system priorities.