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Course Description

This course will survey current computer operating systems. Topics include file system management, systems requirements, network systems integration, security, and regular maintenance procedures. This course has the option of a letter grade or pass/no pass. ADVISORY: CSIS 1 or CSIS 2 or equivalent computer experience

Learning Outcomes

  • Articulate what functions operating systems perform.
  • Articulate data management including random access memory and file systems.
  • Demonstrate proficiency for installing operating systems..
  • Articulate various input and output technology associated with operating systems.
  • Demonstrate ability to setup simple networks.
  • Perform basic operating system maintenance and support.

Last modified: November 25, 2014
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