ASD 105 Linux Operating System Administration and Shell Scripting

Applied Bachelor’s Degree in Software Development

Course ID

ASD 105

Course Credits


About ASD 105 Linux Operating System Administration and Shell Scripting

This course covers foundation Linux system. It will introduce students to open source software ( OSS), which many companies and organizations leverage to cut down development time, reduce costs, promote security and stability, and so forth. Students will learn open source development tools; open source programming languages, such as Python; open source software development processes; open source software licensing issues. Upon completing this course, the students will be familiar with installing, configuring and maintaining Linux system and get acquainted with common OSS, and experience development well as its related challenges.

Topics Covered In Course

ASD 105

  • Booting and System Management Daemons 
  • Access Control and Rootly Powers 
  • Process control 
  • File system  
  • Scripting in Shell 


Students must have experience using a keyboard and mouse in a GUI-based OS such as Microsoft Windows or Macintosh and understand how to download and install programs found on the Internet. This course is designed for students with some prior programming knowledge. 

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Enrollment Deadline - July 24, 2023!

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