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ジョンズ・ホプキンズ大学(Johns Hopkins University) による The Unix Workbench の受講者のレビューおよびフィードバック



Unix forms a foundation that is often very helpful for accomplishing other goals you might have for you and your computer, whether that goal is running a business, writing a book, curing disease, or creating the next great app. The means to these goals are sometimes carried out by writing software. Software can’t be mined out of the ground, nor can software seeds be planted in spring to harvest by autumn. Software isn’t produced in factories on an assembly line. Software is a hand-made, often bespoke good. If a software developer is an artisan, then Unix is their workbench. Unix provides an essential and simple set of tools in a distraction-free environment. Even if you’re not a software developer learning Unix can open you up to new methods of thinking and novel ways to scale your ideas. This course is intended for folks who are new to programming and new to Unix-like operating systems like macOS and Linux distributions like Ubuntu. Most of the technologies discussed in this course will be accessed via a command line interface. Command line interfaces can seem alien at first, so this course attempts to draw parallels between using the command line and actions that you would normally take while using your mouse and keyboard. You’ll also learn how to write little pieces of software in a programming language called Bash, which allows you to connect together the tools we’ll discuss. My hope is that by the end of this course you be able to use different Unix tools as if they’re interconnecting Lego bricks....



This is a very friendly step-by-step guide to Unix for beginners, it helps to build a solid foundation, and the exercises are designed to explore more about what has been introduced in the course.


A wonderful course! Answered so many questions I had and gave me a solid background in Git, Bash, makefiles, and working from the cloud. I will definitely be using these skills in my job search!


The Unix Workbench: 326 - 350 / 378 レビュー

by Sara A


A very good course!

Before taking this course, I was a little worried to work with Linux. But now I really feel more comfortable with it.

Thanks to the instructor for his efforts.

by Edgardo S


I could not get the connection with digitalocean, becasue the page requested me to pay. I suggest to use a server propietary of coursera only for courses.

by Kyösti P


Excellent introductory course in to Unix and utilizing some of the basic command line functions as well as some of the progarmming structure basics.

by Kirulkar R B


I learn so many new commands from this course.

and one more important thing is basic standard skeleton of bash programming as well as git-hub basic.

by roger c


It's very simple bash (my attention part!) tutorials, and I suggest the video teaching is much better than boring plain text.

by bikarna p


I enjoyed the course. However, I would have enjoyed still more, if there were demos using videos rather than mere texts.

by thejas


A great course that is easy to understand and implement it. A good start for beginners with little experience.

by Sai K G B


Could have been little crisp and more live demos if possible...Overall a very good course for the beginners

by Abhishek k


This course good for beginners...and helpful for learning git, linux bash shell and git.Thanks

by Francisco A d A e L


Excelent course! I am very fluent in R but never tried Unix. This was the perfect opportunity.

by Dharmesh S


The course is good for anyone trying to learn basics of UNIX and especially the GIT command

by Sajjad B S


The Bash Programming Sections Could Have Been More Detailed.

Everything Else Is All Right.

by Miguel F


Very good introduction to the command line i wish that could have more demanding exercises.

by محمد أ


Course is easy and straightforward, no excessive effort is needed to complete it.

by Long C


It is hard to get peer review due to lack of students, but the content is good.

by Prakash C


A goto course if required concise and fast understanding of unix command line.

by Tyler S


Strong logical progression in teaching and well-developed training exercises.

by Jiazhi G


Simple and clear materials for self-learning basic Unix and Bash programming.

by Dhruvak


Material was great. However, last assignment instructions were not clear.

by Dmitry B


Good and well-paced course. I'd like to see more Unix and less clouds.

by Deleted A


All very good. Week 4 is too much work compared to other weeks

by Sharad K


It is the best online course with effective assignments !

by Ashkan R


Easy to cope and very enjoyable hands-on style course.

by Arunagiri S


Code review comments should be in specific.

by Surinder R


This is a good course for a level2 beginner