Faculty of Informatics
Spring 2020
Extent and Intensity
2/0/0. 2 credit(s) (plus extra credits for completion). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
doc. Ing. Michal Brandejs, CSc. (lecturer)
RNDr. Ing. Lucie Pekárková (assistant)
Guaranteed by
doc. Ing. Michal Brandejs, CSc.
Department of Computer Systems and Communications - Faculty of Informatics
Contact Person: doc. Ing. Michal Brandejs, CSc.
Supplier department: Department of Computer Systems and Communications - Faculty of Informatics
Mon 17. 2. to Thu 7. 5. Thu 12:00–13:50 D3, Thu 12:00–13:50 D1; and Thu 21. 5. 12:00–13:50 D1
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
The students of this course will be introduced to the general principles of the UNIX operation system. At the end of this course, students should know the Shell and should be able to program shell scripts.
Learning outcomes
At the end of this course, the student will understand the principles of the UNIX operating system, will be able to control the unix shell line interface on a common user level, program simple shell scripts, and manage manipulation of text files, including understanding the use of regular expressions.
  • UNIX history, main features, system access.
  • System structure: file systems, processes.
  • Access rights.
  • User interface: shell and its programming.
  • Text processing: regular expressions, editors, text processing commands.
  • Setting of the user environment.
  • Multi-user communication, status of the system.
Teaching methods
The course contains facultative lectures and continuous e-learning testing in IS MU. The emphasis is laid on individual independent and continuous computer work during the term.
Assessment methods
The course is finished by a written examination in the form of a test.
Language of instruction
Follow-Up Courses
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
Teacher's information
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2003, Spring 2004, Spring 2005, Spring 2006, Spring 2007, Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2021, Spring 2022.
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