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CPSC 261 Basics of Computer Systems

Software architecture, operating systems, and I/O architectures. Relationships between application software, operating systems, and computing hardware; critical sections, deadlock avoidance, and performance; principles and operation of disks and networks.

This course is eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. To determine whether you can take this course for Credit/D/Fail grading, visit the Credit/D/Fail website. You must register in the course before you can select the Credit/D/Fail grading option.

Credits: 4

Pre-reqs: One of EECE 259, CPEN 211 and one of CPSC 260, EECE 210, CPEN 221.


No sections offered for 2018 Summer.