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Blinn College • Bryan • Business and Technology • Comp Network Admin - ITSC


Advanced Linux ITSC-2325

  • Fall 2018
  • Section 370 CRN-13138
  • 3 Credits
  • 08/27/2018 to 12/13/2018
  • Modified 08/26/2018

Meeting Times


Lecture/Lab

  • Tuesday, Thursday, 12:00 PM to 1:50 PM, Bryan Campus, F241

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Q Drop Date - November 30

Final Exam - Thursday, December 13, 10:15 AM - 12:30 PM

Contact Information


Instructor: Mrs. Carol Wiggins

  • Email: [email protected]
  • Office: Brenham: BULL 104, Bryan: F262, RELLIS 330
  • Phone: 979-830-4295
  • Website: www.bilnn.edu

Office Hours:  Please call 979-830-4295,  979-398-2455, or email [email protected] to schedule as appointment outside of my posted office hours.

 

Posted Office Hours

BULL 104:

Monday   11:00 - 11:30 am

F262:

Tuesday/Thursday   10:30 am - 11:30 am

RELLIS

Tuesday/Thursday   3:30 - 4:00 pm

Description


Provides instruction in advance open-source Linux operating system.  Develops directory services for clients, support users remotely, and install and configure network services.

3 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week; 64 total contact hours.  Credit: 3 semester hours.

Requisites

Prerequisites: ITSC 1316 with a grade of "C" or better or approval of the Dean or designee

Core Curriculum Statement


This course is not a core curriculum course.

Outcomes


Upon successful completion of this course, students will:

  1. Install, administer, and manage advanced network environment using a Linux system.
  2. Demonstrate advanced skills and proficiency with Linux utilities and configurations.
  3. Deploy secure networks.
  4. Integrate Linux network with existing networks.

Materials


Red Hat System Administration II (RH254)

  • Publisher: Red Hat Academy
  • Availability: Online
  • Price: $50.00

You must register online to purchase the book.  Register at https://www.gilmore.ca/RedHat/RegisterUser.aspx?748c830e9d0642873353e40b2f4b9ea7

Course Requirements


Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) Exam - Optional

Transfers to BAAS degree at SHSU.

Transfers to BAS-IT degree at UHCL.

Evaluation


Criteria

Types of evaluations and related weights
Type Weight Topic Notes
Exams 15%

 Two major exams

Labs 30%

Daily labs

Quizzes 20%

Quizzes periodically given

Semester Project 10%
Class Participation 10%

Daily contributions to discussion and labs

Final Exam 15%

Comprehensive Final

Blinn College Policies


All policies, guidelines, and procedures in the Blinn College CatalogBlinn College Board Policies, and the Blinn College Administrative Regulations are applicable to this course.

Specific information on civility, attendance, add/drop, scholastic integrity, students with disabilities, final grade appeal, alternative retailers, campus carry and proctoring arrangements and cost.

Notice of any action taken under these protocol and procedures, by Blinn College or its employees, may be delivered by hand, through the U.S. Postal Service, or electronically to the student’s Blinn Buc e-mail account. Notice shall be deemed received upon actual receipt, on deposit in the U.S. Mail, or upon entering the information processing system used by Blinn College for Blinn Buc e-mail accounts, whichever first occurs.

Course Policies


Exam Review Procedures

Deadlines for Assignments and Labs

Reading and Research

Lab Hours and Decorum

Removable Hard Drives

Professional Disclaimer

Learning Activities

Schedule


The instructor reserves the right to make adjustments as necessary to enhance achievement of Student Learning Outcomes.

Week One

Meeting Details

Contact Hrs

8/28

Class Intro, RH124 Review

4

8/30

RH134 Review

Week Two

Meeting Details

 

9/4

RH254 Ch 1

4

9/6

RH254 Ch 2

Week Three

Week 3 Meeting Details

 

9/11

RH254 Ch 3

4

9/13

RH254 Ch 3

Week Four

Week 4 Meeting Details

 

9/18

RH254 Ch 4

4

9/20

RH254 Ch 4

Week Five

Week 5 Meeting Details

 

9/25

RH254 Ch 5

4

9/27

RH254 Ch 5

Week Six

Week 6 Meeting Details

 

10/2

RH254 Ch 6

4

10/4

RH254 Ch 6

Week Seven

Week 7 Meeting Details

 

10/9

RH254 Ch 7

4

10/11

RH254 Ch 7

Week Eight

Week 8 Meeting Details

 

10/16 RH254 Ch 8

 

10/16 RH254 Ch 8

 

Test 1 Available 10/15 - 10/19

4

Week Nine

Week 9 Meeting Details

 

10/23

RH254 Ch 9

4

10/25

RH254 Ch 9

Week Ten

Week 10 Meeting Details

 

10/30

RH254 Ch 10

4

11/1

RH254 Ch 10

Week Eleven

Week 11 Meeting Details

 

11/6

RH254 Ch 11

4

11/8

RH254 Ch 12

Week Twelve

Week 12 Meeting Details

 

11/13

RH254 Ch 13

4

11/15

RH254 Ch 13

Week Thirteen

Week 13 Meeting Details

 

11/20

Semester Project

4

Thanksgiving Break 11/21 - 11/23

Week Fourteen

Week 14 Meeting Details

 

11/27

Semester Project

4

11/29

Semester Project

11/30

Last Day to Q Drop

Test 2 Available 11/26 - 11/30

Week Fifteen

Week 15 Meeting Details

 

12/4 Semester Project

4

12/6 Semester Project

Week Sixteen - Finals Week

Week 16 Meeting Details

 

5/10 10:15 - 12:30

  Comprehensive Final

4

 

Total Contact Hours

64