Course Details and Schedule

This series of six lunchtime modules gives you experience in performing common tasks using Linux (an open source operating system). This session starts to explore the command line.

See below for course schedule

Key topics
  • What is a shell?
  • Some simple commands
  • Files and navigation
  • Using the command line to find your way
  • Using commands to manipulate files
Course information
Intended audience Anybody who is curious about exploring Linux for their daily computing.
Prior knowledge Linux: Using office programs and email
Resources Brief notes are supplied at no charge
Software Ubuntu
Format Presentation with practical exercises
Where next? Linux: Further use of the command line
Taught using:
Linux (Ubuntu)

Course provider: IT Learning Programme


Frequency: Every term subject to teacher availability. Express an interest in future dates for this course.