Here, I'm making a list of things that would be important for a brief course in using unix-like operating systems, especially for scientefic stuff. Right now, it's only a list and not a course, and chances are nothing will ever come out of it, but at least I can record my thoughts.
While this isn't specific to Debian, it fits best in the DebianNotes category so far.
directories, filesystem layout, current working directory, ., .., /
- environment variables
- shells, tab completion
- remote access: ssh, http, ...
- package management