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Author:  Michael_Mannall [ Tue Jul 01, 2014 2:48 pm ]
Post subject:  Online 'Introduction to Linux' course due to start 1st Aug

In case anyone starting out in Linux is interested edX https://www.edx.org/ is providing a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) starting 1st August.

The site states that ...
This course explores the various tools and techniques commonly used by Linux programmers, system administrators and end users to achieve their day-to-day work in a Linux environment. It is designed for experienced computer users who have limited or no previous exposure to Linux, whether they are working in an individual or Enterprise environment.

Upon completion of this training you should have a good working knowledge of Linux, from both a graphical and command line perspective, allowing you to easily navigate through any of the major Linux distributions. You will be able to continue your progress as either a user, system administrator or developer using the acquired skill set.

If you choose to Audit the course it is free but no verified certificate is provided at the end of it. You can find more details at https://www.edx.org/student-faq#certificates

Moderator's addition: Direct link to start page for this LFS101x Linux course:

Author:  Stephen Ewen [ Wed Jul 02, 2014 5:54 am ]
Post subject:  Re: Online 'Introduction to Linux' course due to start 1st A

Awesome info, thanks for posting it. :D

Author:  Jc_IE [ Sun Dec 27, 2015 1:40 am ]
Post subject:  Re: Online 'Introduction to Linux' course due to start 1st A

That course taught me a lot about linux. There's also a free Intro course for CompTIA Linux + on Cybrary.It.


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