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CSCI 310. Introduction to Operating Systems

Credits: 3
Department: Computer Science
Description: Multiprogramming operating systems concepts, system structures, functions, and services. Process scheduling and synchronization. Primary storage management. Secondary storage organization, directory and file management concepts. Access and information security. Performance analysis.
Prerequisites: CSCI 301 and CSCI 220 or ECE 320 or SE 450
Corequisites: CSCI 320 or ECE 323
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Apply structured principles and good practices to the task of developing software systems.
2. Understand general operating system functions and structures, comprehend system capabilities and modify systems to meet specifications.

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