Shell Scripting

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Course No: INFO.3120-061; SIS Class Nbr: 13782; SIS Term: 2910
Course Status: Registration Closed

Course Description

Teaches the students the techniques of programming in the high-level programming language of the Bourne, Korn, and BASH Shells. The course covers the building blocks necessary to create portable shell scripts that can be used as new utilities for computers running either UNIX, Linux, or the Cygwin environment on Windows.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: INFO.3110, and INFO.2670 or INFO.2120
  • Special Notes:
  • Section Notes:
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Michael Richards
  • UMass Lowell Bookstore

When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Fall 2019: Sep 04 to Nov 10
  • Chat Hours: Wed 8:30-9:30pm*
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1140
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers, and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended. Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the scheduled times.

Related Programs: B.S. in Information Technology, B.S. in Information Technology: Business Minor Option, B.S. in Information Technology, A.S. in Information Technology, B.S. in Information Technology: Business Minor Option, Certificate in Information Technology, B.S. in Information Technology - Second Degree, Certificate in UNIX/Linux Operating Systems

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