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Summer 2012
Aug 30, 2015
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CSCI 258 - Introduction to Operating Systems using UNIXTM
An introduction to the basics of networking and operating systems. Topics include the evolution and overview of operating systems, operating system principles, interfaces (GUI, command line, and API), command processors and utilities, file systems, access control, processes, programming and scripting, user accounts and authentication, OSI model, Internet Protocol, networking utilities, net computing, client-server model, FTP, and network file systems. The UNIXTM operating system is used as a primary reference for illustration and hands-on experience. Prerequisite: CSCI 120 Introduction to Information Technology or CSCI 152 Computer Science I Using Java.
1.000 Credit hours
4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Non-Matriculated, Post-Baccalaureate, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Independent/Directed Study, Lecture

Computer Science Department

Course Attributes:
Undergraduate Level Course

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