Linux Fundamentals

Linux Basics for all

updated on icon Updated on Oct, 2023

language icon Language - English

person icon Mahavir Bhimrao Advaya

architecture icon Linux,Other IT & Software,Operating Systems

Lectures -41

Duration -4 hours


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Course Description

Welcome to the Linux Fundamentals, the only course you need to become the Linux expert.

Linux Fundamentals course is the most simple and easy course available online. Even if you don’t have any experience in working with Linux, this course will help you to learn and use Linux easily.

  • The course is a taught by the experienced Faculty at the Department of Computer Science & IT, Ramnarain Ruia Autonomous College, Mumbai, India one of the Best Colleges in Mumbai.

  • The course consists of well-designed lessons and videos along with many assignments that have been given for practice.

  • The curriculum was developed after teaching and training 1000’s of students in last 13 years, with comprehensive student testing and feedback.

Throughout this comprehensive course, we cover the following topics:

  • Introduction to Linux

  • Basic Utilities of Linux

  • Files Systems and Working with Directories

  • File Handling Commands – Part 1

  • File Handling Commands – Part 2

Who this course is for:

  • Anyone with a desire to learn about Linux.

  • People who need Linux knowledge for a personal or business.

  • Professionals that need to learn Linux to become more effective at work. Helpdesk staff, application support engineers, and application developers that are required to use the Linux operating system.

  • People thinking about a career as a Linux system administrator or engineer, but need the basics first.

  • Students pursuing their Graduation in the field of Computer Science & IT, Engineering, High School students that will be using Linux to complete your course work.


What will you learn in this course:

  • Various Linux distribution that are available and which one to choose.

  • The file system layout of Linux systems and the directory structure.

  • The basic Linux utilities.

  • Creating, renaming, moving, and deleting directories.

  • Listing, reading, creating, editing, copying, and deleting files.

  • Comparing the contents of the files.

  • How to use Metacharacters and Wildcard characters like asterisk, pipes etc .

  • File Compression commands.

  • Redirection symbols.

  • Customizing the shell prompt.


What are the prerequisites for this course?

  • No prior experience is needed.

  • Only Basic computer operation.

Linux Fundamentals


Check out the detailed breakdown of what’s inside the course

Introduction to Linux
6 Lectures
  • play icon What s Linux? 07:40 07:40
  • play icon Linux Distributions 03:18 03:18
  • play icon Linux Installation 02:22 02:22
  • play icon Installing Oracle Virtual Box 07:04 07:04
  • play icon Creating Virtual Machine 03:32 03:32
  • play icon Installing Ubuntu 06:37 06:37
Linux Architecture & The Shell
5 Lectures
File System & Working With Directories
3 Lectures
General Purpose Utilities
11 Lectures
File Handling Commands - Part 1
8 Lectures
File Handling Commands - Part 2
8 Lectures

Instructor Details

Mahavir Bhimrao Advaya

Mahavir Bhimrao Advaya

I’m Mahavir Bhimrao Advaya, I’m a person with a passion for teaching. I’m working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science & IT at the Ramnarain Ruia Autonomous College, Mumbai, India. I have got 13+ years of experience in teaching and training the Graduates and Undergraduates in the field. I have taught several subjects ranging from Programming Languages, Web Development Technologies, Operating Systems, LINUX, LINUX Administration, DBMS, Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, Cloud Computing, and many more…

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