Spring 2023

TEC-611 Understanding Operating Systems

This course provides a basic working knowledge of computer operating system concepts, commands, functions and management using popular operating systems. Topics include memory management, process management, device management, file management, basic networking, cloud computing and virtualization, and operating system deployment, management, and maintenance tools. This course introduces command structures and explores operations using command line shells and scripting tools. Students will demonstrate proficiency by completing various task-related laboratory assignments. Class meets concurrently with credit course INT-1700. $420* (includes $150 lab fee)

00402 3/22 - 5/3  6:00 p.m.-9:40 p.m. M/W  CAT 109

00404 3/21 - 5/2  6:00 p.m.-9:40 p.m. M/W  REMOTE

00403 1/31 - 5/2  6:00 p.m.-9:40 p.m. Tues  University Town Center



Learning on your own time

Students taking an online class can access course content 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and have discussions with their instructors and fellow learners using Canvas. Deadlines and due dates will be set for assignments, tests, and projects.


Learning in real-time

Students who take a remote class will meet online via Zoom in your Canvas course at scheduled times with set deadlines and due dates. Students will ​also access learning materials, assignments, and participate in discussions via Canvas.

Contact Information

Phone: 301-546-0873
Email: itcerts@pgcc.edu
Location: Center for Advanced Technology, Room 129