Operating System Fundamentals
(2010-11 Summer)

This course introduces basic concepts and fundamental principles related to operating system design.

Announcements During the Term


Section Time Location Instructor Office Hours Email Address
A R 19:00 - 22:00 TEL 1004 Gordon Turpin Monday 4:00 - 6:30 in CSEB3020 instructorFirstName@cse.yorku.ca

Required Text

Abraham Silberschatz, Peter Galvin, Greg Gagne, Operating System Concepts, 8th edition
Wiley, 2009
ISBN 978-0-470-12872-5

Supplementary material for the text can be found here.

Suggested References

Available Help

TAs will hold office hours to help students with questions concerning their assignments.
The time/place of the TA office hours will be announced here.

Course Evaluation

The course grade will depend on 2 assignments (25%), a midterm exam (30%) and a final exam (45%).

The following links will become active at appropriate times throughout the course.

Assignments (25%)

Midterm (30%)

Final Exam (45%)

Some Important Dates