Systems Fundamentals

SYS 140
Description: This course will introduce students to operating system concepts and other forms of systems software. Students will learn about standard operating systems functional components such as memory, process/thread, file system, input/output, storage and device management. Additional topics include data representation, imaging, virtualization, and the history/future of systems software. Hands-on experiential learning will be used to reinforce concepts.

Prerequisite: None
Credits: 3

Currently Offered

Course # Days Time Dates Instructor Seats
Spring
SYS 140-01 MW 2-3:15PM, 11-12:15PM 01/14/19 - 05/03/19 Hyde 16
Fall
SYS 140-01 MTH 9:30-10:45AM 08/26/19 - 12/13/19 Dunston 6
SYS 140-02 MTH 11-12:15PM 08/26/19 - 12/13/19 Letourneau 6
SYS 140-03 MW 2-3:15PM, 11-12:15PM 08/26/19 - 12/13/19 Reeves 6
SYS 140-04 TF 9:30-10:45AM 08/26/19 - 12/13/19 Letourneau 6
SYS 140-05 TF 11-12:15PM 08/26/19 - 12/13/19 Staff 6