Statement of Attainment in Introduction to Linux (Operating System)

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Start date:
Tue 13 Feb 2018
 –   Ultimo
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  • Introduction to Linux (Operating System) course details

    Course description and aims

    This course will give you understanding of Linux as an operating system, basic open source concepts and the basics of the Linux function.

    Basic understanding of the Linux command line and ability to perform some maintenance tasks and Install and configure a workstation (including X) and connect it to a LAN, or a standalone PC to the Internet.

    Course outcomes and careers

    This course is for aspiring Linux system administrators. Develop proficiency in performing maintenance tasks on the command line, installing and configuring a computer running Linux, and configuring basic networking, using real Linux virtual machines.

    Skill sets

    Skills in Linux Operating System

    Entry requirements

    This course is available to Australian Citizens or Australian Permanent Residents who are over 15 years of age, have left school and live or work in NSW.

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    Part Time Day
    Course start:
    Tue 13 Feb 2018
    Course duration:
    8 Weeks
    6 Hours per week
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    About offering:


    Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.

    Wednesday, 7 February 2018 at 2.00pm or 6:00pm, Ultimo College, Thomas Street Ultimo, Building G, Ground Level, Room GG.19.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 6 hours of class over 2 days per week for 8 weeks. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Tuesday and Friday, 1:30pm to 4:30pm.

    How to enrol or apply:

    To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria:


    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).

    Find out more about applying and enrolling:

    Fee information:


    This course is fully government-subsidised for eligible students, meaning you won't have to pay any course fees. It is part of a program to help people develop the skills they need to get a job, undertake entry level qualifications or transition to a new job.


    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    ICTICT302Install and optimise operating system software20
    ICTSAS307Install, configure and secure a small office or home office network50
    ICTICT201Use computer operating systems and hardware60



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