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Apr 21, 2024
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CSC 326 - Operating Systems
This course introduces the fundamentals of operating systems design and implementation. Topics include C language and shell programming, operating system components, dynamic memory allocation, text processing, memory management, virtual memory, files, pipes, processes, process scheduling, process synchronization (mutual exclusion, deadlocks), and threads.

Course Learning Outcomes:
1) Students shall understand the basic components of an operating system.
2) Students shall demonstrate an understanding of process and thread scheduling algorithms.
3) Students shall demonstrate an understanding of concurrency and deadlock handling mechanisms in implementing multithreaded application programs.
4) Students shall demonstrate an understanding of various memory management techniques and virtual memory concepts.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Tutorial

Computer Science & Mathematics Department

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