CSC 460

Design and Analysis of Real-time Systems

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-3-0

Fundamental issues in design of real-time operating systems and application software. Typical topics include: hard real-time scheduling, interrupt driven systems, process communication and synchronization, language requirements for real-time systems, decomposition of real-time requirements into process models, and case studies. A project involving design, implementation and testing of a real-time executive and real-time application software will also be included.


  • Not open for credit to students registered in or with credit in CENG 455, ECE 455.


Undergraduate course in Computer Science offered by the Department of Computer Science in the Faculty of Engineering.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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