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Computer Systems Networking - Linux Administrator - Certificate Level 2

Available on Campus Campus Available as a Hybrid Hybrid

A Linux system administrator is responsible for maintaining the continued operational status of the Linux-based computers or networks. In some organizations, Linux powers the company's web and file servers.


Prerequisite Courses

Year 1

Semester 1
EDUC 1300 Learning Framework 3
ITSC 1425 Personal Computer Hardware 4
ITSC 1307 UNIX Operating System I 3
ITNW 1425 Fundamentals of Networking Technologies OR
ITCC 1414 CCNA 1: Introduction to Networks 4
Semester 2
ITSC 1458 UNIX System Administration I 4
ITSC 1319 UNIX System Administration I OR
ITSC 1391 Special Topics in Computer and Information Sciences, General (Linux OS Red Hat) 3
Semester 3
ITSC 1447 UNIX System Administration II 4
ITNW 1313 Computer Virtualization 3

Year 2

Semester 1
ITSC 1491 Special Topics in Computer and Information Sciences, General 4
ITSC 2425 Advanced Linux (Capstone) 4
Semester 2
Semester 3
Total Credits 36

Capstone Statement

A capstone course is a course designed to provide opportunities for students to integrate knowledge from their core and concentration courses, to gain insight into the meanings of professionalism and professional practice, and to reflect on the norms of a discipline or profession.