These materials have been prepared for a one-credit class. If you are not enrolled in the class, you are welcome to look at and read these lessons for free. You can obtain a free, educational Unix account at: http://www.nyx.net. However, I won't grade your assignment or answer questions if you are not officially enrolled.
This course, as all college courses, requires students to assume
full responsibility for meeting course requirements.
If you are unwilling or unable to take responsibility for your actions in this course, please drop it.
If you continue in this course, you are bound by and take the consequences of all the course requirements and rules: Syllabus, Ethics, Due Diligence, Turning in Assignments, Grading, and On-Time Policy.
The purpose of this course is to give you competency as a beginning user of Unix. You will leave from this course with the ability to use Unix to perform routine file management, electronic mail, file editing, command piping and filtering, file permissions, and customizations. You will also know how to access Unix reference information and help material online so that you can gain more Unix knowledge when you require it.
With these skills, you should be able to accomplish tasks that you might have to do for other courses or your job. In particular, this knowledge will prepare you for courses such as Introduction to Internet and the Web and Creating Web Documents.
In this course, you will
Please note that this course is limited in its coverage and scope due to its nature as a one-credit, introductory, undergraduate course open to persons in all majors with no pre-requisites.