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Intermediate Level

Computer, Electrical, or Software Engineering

Approx. 51 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • A beginning practitioner's understanding of rate monotonic theory, analysis, and practices for embedded systeems.

  • Implementation of real-time services as POSIX threads.

  • Difference between Linux user space and kernel space.

Skills you will gain

Multi-Core ProcessorsRM LUB (Rate Monotonic Least Upper Bound)Linux On Embedded SystemsC ProgrammingPosix Threads
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Intermediate Level

Computer, Electrical, or Software Engineering

Approx. 51 hours to complete
English

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University of Colorado Boulder

Start working towards your Master's degree

This course is part of the 100% online Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from University of Colorado Boulder. If you are admitted to the full program, your courses count towards your degree learning.

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

12 hours to complete

Exploration of RT Challenges and Concepts

12 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 199 min), 6 readings, 7 quizzes
Week
2

Week 2

14 hours to complete

Quality of Service Theory from Best Effort to Hard Real-Time

14 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 124 min), 3 readings, 6 quizzes
Week
3

Week 3

10 hours to complete

Scheduling and Concept of Real-Time Services

10 hours to complete
13 videos (Total 187 min), 1 reading, 4 quizzes
Week
4

Week 4

14 hours to complete

Overview of Real-time Hardware Architectures and Software Stacks

14 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 46 min), 2 readings, 6 quizzes

About the Real-Time Embedded Systems Specialization

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