ECE 356

Engineering System Software

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Formerly: CENG 356

System software principles, components, usage, protection, and their relation to hardware and engineering systems. Modern operating systems characteristics and engineering applications; portable operating system interface standard. Requirements, design, development, and maintenance of complex software for portable devices, real-time systems, and multi-processor systems.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of ECE 356, CENG 356.
  • May not be counted for credit towards a Computer Science degree program.


Undergraduate course in Electrical and Computer Engineering offered by the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering 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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