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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: CSCI                                     Course Number: 375                                    
Course Title: Operating Systems
Subject: Computer Science
CUNY Subject Area: Computer Science
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


Fundamental concepts and techniques used in the design and implementation of modern operating systems are examined. Topics covered include processes, process coordination and synchronization, scheduling, memory organization and virtual memory, file systems, security and protection, and device management. The operating system's impact on the security and integrity of the applications and information systems it supports is emphasized. Concepts are illustrated using UNIX and Windows NT.

Prerequisite: ENG 102 and CSCI 272.
Start Date:    11/25/2013                         End Date: