Module 26952 (2016)
Module description - Operating Systems (Extended)
The Module Description is a strict subset of the Syllabus Page.
|Module Title||Operating Systems (Extended)|
|School||School of Computer Science|
|Member of Staff||David Oswald|
|Semester||Semester 1 - 20 credits|
3 hours of lectures per week, 2 hours of lab work per week
This module gives a practical insight into modern operating system, reinforcing the theory (eg architecture, scheduling, memory management, synchronisation) through practical exercises (eg building suitable kernel modules).
On successful completion of this module, the student should be able to:
Sessional: 1.5 hr Examination (80%) Continuous Assessment (20%)
Supplementary (where allowed): 1.5 hr Examination (100%)