CSCI-375
Operating Systems

INSTRUCTOR: Dr. Laurence Tianruo Yang

OFFICE:

Office: Annex 11B    Tel. 867-5546
Email: ltyang@stfx.ca
URL: http://cs.stfx.ca/~ltyang/csci-375
Office hours: posted on the office door and web

TEXTBOOK:

Operating System Concepts, Abraham Silberschatz, Peter Baer Galvin and Greg Gagne, 9ed.

 

EVALUATION:

Assignments (6)

15 %

Mid-term

20 %

Final Exam

40 %

Labs + Project

18 %

Oral Presentation

7 %

OUTLINE:

In this course we use examples of many real-world operating systems to illustrate fundamental operating-system concepts. The text book will be followed closely (some additional material will be used). The topics discussed are outlined below. The number in brackets indicates the approximate number of lectures reserved for the given topic.

ASSIGNMENTS:

Assignment due dates will be strictly enforced. Assignments are to be done by individuals only. Plagiarism will be dealt with severely.