Offered Every Semester
Course Units: 1
Operating systems (OS) theory and implementation, examining the operating system as an interface between the application program and computer hardware. OS services for memory, processor, file, and device management are examined. Study of resource management implemented by an operating system in a multiprogramming environment. Case studies include system software design and implementation highlighting standard operating systems such as Unix, Linux, and Windows.
Prerequisite notes: CSC 325; Engineering majors: ELC 451 and CSC 250 with a grade of C or higher.
Required for major/minor: Computer Science Major
Option for major/minor: Computer Science Minor