Credits: 3

Schedule: 09.09.2019 - 30.09.2019

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation): 

Responsible teacher: Risto Järvinen (

Course assistant: Mika Nupponen (

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

I, II 2018 - 2019 (autumn), I, II 2019-2020 (autumn)

Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

After the course student knows the basic use of a Linux-based system, starting from its installation.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Installing a Linux system, configuration, basic use of the command line and simple scripts.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Learning is assessed by practical usage test at the end of the course. Communications Engineering Club organises training courses before the test. More information at

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

108 h

Details on calculating the workload (applies in this implementation): 

4 * 3 h contact sessions + 3 hour practical usage test (exam) + individual learning (100 h).

Course Homepage (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The number of participants is limited.

Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Language class 4: English, may be completed in Finnish or Swedish upon request.


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