Some of the Topics
Who is a system administrator and what does he do? , File management, Controlling processes, Managing users, Devices and Drivers, Networking, Web server, Security issues, Recommendations, and Resources
Data Structures. Some knowledge of UNIX will be very helpful.
(reference books are all available online)
To get the online books, go to the web page of the ASU Library, and find Safari E-Books:
Here are some of the books we will use:
Additional readings to be distributed during class.
Midterm and Final Exams, Midterm and Final project reports, Lab exercises, Analaysis of your System's Configuration and Secuirty, Class Attendance and Participation
Grading Scale and Class Attendance
Grades 93 and higher will be A, 90-93 A-,
87-90 B+, 83-87 B, and 80-83 B-.
A similar scale will be used for the lower grades.
You are required to attend all classes. Each missing class (excused or unexcused) will result in a deduction of 5 points from your overall semester grade. A student with 3 missing classes will receive a failing grade.