December 10, 2015

NDG Introduction to Linux 1

The NDG Introduction to Linux I course focuses on the basic Linux system administration skills needed in preparation for theLinux Professional Institute LPIC-1 or CompTIA Linux+ powered by LPI certification. You will gain proficiency performing maintenance tasks on the command line, installing and configuring a computer running Linux and configuring basic networking.


Certification is awarded by Cisco and is globally recognized.

What you’ll learn

  • Develop a working knowledge of the Linux command line
  • Study content explaining Linux as you practice on real Linux virtual machines
  • Access expert content online
  • Prepare for vendor neutral Linux certifications LPI LPIC-1 and CompTIA Linux+
  • Get immediate feedback on your knowledge through built-in quizzes and tests

Course structure

Total Units: 27

  • Using the Shell
  • Getting Help
  • Text Utilities
  • Configuring the Shell
  • File Manipulation
  • File Globbing
  • Finding Files
  • Regular Expressions
  • The vi Editor
  • Standard Text Streams and Redirection
  • Managing Processes
  • Archive Commands
  • File Permissions and Ownership
  • File Systems Links
  • Hardware Configuration
  • The Boot Process
  • Bootloaders
  • Runlevels
  • Designing a Scheme
  • Creating Partitions
  • Mounting Filesystems
  • Maintaining Integrity
  • Fixing Filesystems
  • Disk Quotas
  • RPM Package Management
  • Debian Software Management
  • Managing Shared Libraries

Instructional text, developed to meet the learning objectives of the subject matter. A coursebook is typically organized in chapter format and functions as an online textbook.


Step-by-step directed tasks that are designed to provide a hands-on practical experience to reinforce mastery of the subject matter.

Tests and quizzes, available within the learning environment that provide feedback of the learner’s proficiency of the subject matter.


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