Content includes: Operating System (OS) concepts, OS architectures; threads and processes; concurrency, daemons and services; memory management, devices and device drivers; file systems, security; basic scripting.
|1.||Demonstrate an understanding of the basic OS architectures, functions and roles;|
|2.||Cite the history and identify social impacts of different operating systems, including mobile OS;|
|3.||Describe OS components for processes, devices, files and memory management;|
|4.||Research and report information on operating system types; and|
|5.||Understand the basis of Unix shell scripting.|
|Assignment||Two (2) Assignments (25% each)||50%|
Understanding Operating Systems 8th ed.
McIver-McHoes A. & Flynn, I. (2017)
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