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CSC2404 Operating Systems

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Sciences
School or Department : Maths and Computing


Pre-requisite: CSC1401 or USQIT16 or Students must be enrolled in the following Program: MPIT

Other requisites

Recommended: CSC2402


This course covers the design and implementation of computer operating systems. The major components of operating systems: process management, memory management and file systems are covered in detail. This course uses NACHOS, an instructional operating system developed at the University of California at Berkeley, as the system for case study, laboratory exercises, and programming assignments. Students will have experience of design and implementation of a real operating system and a deep understanding of how operating systems work.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2011 External
Semester 2, 2011 On-campus Toowoomba