• Understanding Linux COMP 9661

    Continuous Intake Online

    Our Understanding Linux course provides a working knowledge of the Linux operating system. Learn to install Linux as a standalone operating system or as part of a dual boot for a personal computer, and how Unix commands can speed up tasks when using Linux. Configure a wide variety of hardware devices. Understand the Linux file system and how to manage file permissions.


    This is an online course, and registration is offered through continuous intake (meaning registration is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week throughout the year). Register in the section (CRN) with the Date(s) range that includes the date on which you plan to start the course (keeping in mind that you will receive your course details approximately a week after you register). You have 120 calendar days from the day you receive the course details to complete the course. Please ensure you are familiar with the basic technology requirements for online courses.


    You must have basic knowledge of Microsoft Windows.

    Contact Information

    Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.