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 MTH 2:30-3:45PM 01/16/24 - 05/03/24 Shore 4
Fall
SYS 140-01 MTH 1-2:15PM 08/26/24 - 12/13/24 Letourneau 20
SYS 140-03 TF 10-11:15AM 08/26/24 - 12/13/24 Letourneau 20
SYS 140-02 MTH 2:30-3:45PM 08/26/24 - 12/13/24 Staff 20