Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

3 cr

Learning outcomes

This course introduces the basic concepts used in computer operating systems.

Course contents

  • Arcada's information system
  • Operating System Overview
  • Folder and Files
  • E-mail, www and ssh
  • data security basics
  • installing an operating system

Prerequisites and co-requisites

None required

Recommended or required reading

Paananen Juha. 2003, Tietotekniikan peruskirja, Docendo, ISBN:951-846-181-3
Kurskompendium, webben samt artiklar.

Study activities

  • Lectures
  • Exercises


  • Total workload of the course: 0 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 0 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Written tests


Group size

No limit

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