Ubuntu Operating System

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Course Title Ubuntu Operating System
Course Number 900-085-EQ
Platform Linux
Duration 35 hours
Gouvernement du Québec fee (taxes incl.)
$70.00
General Public fee (taxes incl.)
$574.65
Schedule Wednesday 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Dates September 26; October 3,10,17,24,31; November 7,14,21
Prerequisites Good knowledge of Linux
Target Audience
Instructor Oswaldo Moreno
Location Brittain Hall – BH-309

NB: This is a non-credit course. Certificate provided for all participants who have completed 80% of course hours.

Weekly Topics
Please note that the instructor reserves the right to modify this schedule.
1 Introducing Ubuntu

  • Versions and variants
  • Comparison to Windows
2 Installing Ubuntu

  • Automatic installation
  • Custom installation
3 File manager

  • Files and folders
  • Hidden files
  • Other properties
4 The Desktop

  • Basic elements
  • Adding/removing applications
5 Connecting to the network

  • The Internet
  • Wired connections
  • Wireless connections
  • Web browsers
6 LibreOffice applications

  • Word processor
  • Spreadsheet
  • Presentations
7 Managing graphics and photos

  • Graphics editors
  • Photo libraries
  • Virtual lighttables
8 Music and videos

  • Music players
  • Music editors
  • Video playing and editing
9 Using the command-line interface

  • Essential commands
  • Sudo privileges
10 Booting and partitioning

  • GRUB
  • GParted

 

 

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