University: Technical University of Košice
Faculty: Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Informatics
Department: Department of Computers and Informatics
Course Number: 2608541 Course Name: Operating systems
Type, scope and method of learning activities:
Course Type: Lecture, Laboratory exercise
Recommended scope of the course content (in hours):
Full-time study (hours per week): 3,2
Part-time study (hours per semester): 39,26
Study Method:
Number of credits: 6
Recommended semester of study: WT
Recommended semester Study programme Study grade Study Method
2.rok WT Informatics (INF_Bc_D_sk)
Informatics (INF_Bc_D_en)
Level of study:
Course completion requirements:
Assessment and completion of the course: Credit test and examination
Continuous assessment: Student passes the continuous assessment and receives credits when he or she meets the requirement to obtain at least 21% out of 40%.
Credit test
Final assessment: Student passes the final assessment and passes the examination when he or she meets the requirement to obtain at least 31% out of 60%.
Overall assessment: Overall assessment is the sum of the assessments obtained by students in the assessment period. The overall result is determined in accordance with the internal regulations of the Technical University in Košice. (Study Regulations, the internal regulation principles of doctoral studies)
Learning outcomes:
Master the methods and procedures for solving larger construction projects. Demonstrate the ability to independently and creatively solve tasks by current techniques and procedures used in the relevant field. Independently, creatively and critically approach the analysis of possible solutions and the creation of models and, in the case of teamwork, demonstrate the ability to work in a team.
Brief course content:
1. The topics of the work can be for one or a group of solvers by the needs of the development of the workplace or within the framework of cooperation with other workplaces in the region or within the framework of international cooperation.
2. In the beginning, students are familiarized with the organization of the bachelor's thesis, general and departmental documentation, and presentation standards and means.
3. Teachers continuously check separate individual or collective project work. In the case of collaborative projects, it is required to appoint a main solver who will present a plan for the division of tasks within the team.
4. In the case of team projects, the share of solvers is also evaluated.
Recommended Reference Sources:
1. A.Silberschatz, P. B. Galvin, G. Gagne: Operating System Concepts (8th ed.), 2011
2. W. Stallings: Operating Systems: Internals and Design Principles (7th Edition). 2011
3. A. S. Tanenbaum: Modern Operating Systems (3rd Edition), 2007.
4. R. Elmasri, A Carrick, D. Levine: Operating Systems: A Spiral Approach. 2009
5. Linux System Programming: Talking Directly to the Kernel and C Library
6. Arnold Robbins: Bash Quick Reference. 2006. ISBN 0596527764.
7. Arnold Robbins: ed, awk and Regular Expressions Pocket Reference (Pocket Reference (O'Reilly)).
2000. ISBN 156592729X.
Recommended optional program components:
Languages required for the course completion:
Course assessment:
Total number of students assessed: 3430
  A B C D E FX  
  7% 11% 18% 23% 18% 24%  
doc. Ing. Ján Genči, PhD.
Last modified: 01.09.2022
Approved by: person(s) responsible for the study program