An introduction to software tools and systems programming. Topics include: understanding how programs execute (compilation, linking and loading); an introduction to a complex operating system (UNIX); scripting languages; the C programming language; system calls; memory management; libraries; multi-component program organization and builds; version control; debuggers and profilers.
PrerequisitesStudents must be accepted into the Computer Science Diploma offered by Western Continuing Studies to enrol
Applies Towards the Following Certificates
- Diploma in Computer Science : 7 Required Courses