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CYBR 323 CompTIA Linux+ Certification Preparation

This course's primary focus is to provide targeted content and integrated hands-on skills in Linux Operating System and prepare students for the CompTIA Linux+ certification exam. The CompTIA Linux+, a well-recognized industry certification, helps students develop baseline skills needed to perform common tasks in major distributions of Linux, including the Linux command line, essential maintenance, installing and configuring workstations, and networking.


Special information

First day attendance is mandatory.
Co-requisite: CFS264-Computer and Operating Systems Fundamentals II. Note: Students are responsible to both be aware of and abide by prerequisites for ICS/CYBR courses for which they enroll, and will be administratively dropped from a course if they have not met prerequisites.
2 Undergraduate credits

Effective May 4, 2021 to present

Learning outcomes


  • Configure kernel modules, network parameters, storage, cloud and virtualization technologies
  • Analyze system properties and processes and troubleshoot user, application and hardware issues
  • Manage software and services, and explain server roles, job scheduling, and the use and operation of Linux devices
  • Execute basic BASH scripts, version control using Git, and orchestration processes
  • Utilize best practices for permissions and authentication, firewalls, and file management.