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Technical and Research Skills: IT Skills

UNIX/LINUX: An Introduction

1 day

This session will introduce the UNIX/LINUX operating system. Topics covered include the file hierarchy, UNIX commands, file and directory protection, redirection of input and output, modifying environment variables, setting terminal characteristics, Bourne shell login scripts, phases of shell interpretation, using grep to select records, the sed editor and the sort command.

Students with no prior UNIX/LINUX knowledge should attend this course prior to attending either ‘UNIX/LINUX: Processing data using AWK and Perl scripts’ or ‘Java: An Introduction’

13 November 2014

05 February 2015

Training Room 2, Julian Hodge Building, Colum Drive, Cardiff, CF10 3EU
09:00 - 17:00

Dates to be confirmed for a further 2 sessions - Please register your interest by emailing

Provider: UGC
Target Group: RS & PGR