UNIX Getting Started

Learn UNIX from scratch using simple and practical approach.
Free tutorial
Rating: 4.4 out of 5 (520 ratings)
10,923 students
3hr 25min of on-demand video
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Proficient in using UNIX or LINUX based operating systems
Can use and manage UNIX/LINUX operating systems
Start with shell scripting, debug issues in operating systems


  • Basic operating systems understanding
  • No tools required
  • Basic laptop, preferably Mac or Ubuntu


Why this course? Internet is flooded with lot of resources already related to UNIX. Then why we need another in the same category? The answer to this lies in following points.

1. This course is a compact version of UNIX with all the details to start.

2. It talks less theory and more action.

3. Simple explanations are given for different commands.

4. The lectures are created in step by step fashion.

5. More than 70 different commands are included in this course.

6. You will not be burdened with so many UNIX commands, because they are placed in a simple fashion in different chapters.

7. With real examples of different commands which you can try on your system easily.

8. Exercises were included in different modules based upon what you learned. This will make you more familiar with the usage of different concepts and commands.

9. This course is also compiled, keeping in mind that any naive user who are eager to learn to computer and start basic programming. That's why the title "Getting Started".

Who this course is for:

  • Anybody interested in software, students who want build up their software skills
  • Software testers, developers, system administrators


Software Engineer and Technolgy Enthusiast
Jayant Parida
  • 4.2 Instructor Rating
  • 1,361 Reviews
  • 36,880 Students
  • 4 Courses

Hi! I'm Jayant. I have a degree in Communication Engineering and more than decades of experience in working IT and ITes.

After working over a decades in the IT industries, I learned that whatever the technology changes, still the basics  remains same, like operating system. So I started teaching this in a simplest possible way. I'm passionate about teaching things from basic about different technologies.

Sign up to my course and join me in this amazing adventure today. I will be there to help you in this journey.

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