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Operating Systems (March-May 2010)

Teaching: Tuesdays and Fridays (9:00-12.00 & 12.45-15.00). Alternated between lectures, practical, and problem solving sessions.

Professor: Sergei Vorobyov, Ovastova, sergeiv AT setur DOT fo

Abraham Silberschatz, Peter B. Gavlin, Greg Gagne
Operating System Concepts, 8th ed., 2010
(International Paperback Student Edition)
John Wiley & Sons Inc.
ISBN-13: 978-0-470-23399-3

7th edition

Teaching Schedule

Tu9 Mar

Fr12 Mar

Tu16 Mar

Fr19 Mar

Tu23 Mar

Fr26 Mar

Tu6 Apr

Fr9 Apr

Tu13 Apr

Fr16 Apr

Tu20 Apr

Fr23 Apr

Tu27 Apr

Tu4 May(last session)


Fr10 MayFinal Exam: any documents and computers allowed, 4 hours project/problems interaction-free session, with the concluding interview.

Success evaluation criteria

  • The whole course values 7.5 ETCS points.
  • There will be 3 compulsory homework assignments and the final exam counting in proportions 1:1:1:2, respectively, or 20%:20%:20%:%40 toward your final success score.
  • If you succeed A percent at assignment 1, B% at 2, C% at 3, and D% at the final exam, then your final score will be counted as [1.5*(A+B+C)+3*D] / 7.5=[A+B+C+2D]/5, transferred to the old or new marking scale.
  • The question of the external referee is currently open (especially because of the interview part of the exam).