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Module Detailed Information for [CS5250]
Academic Year : 2018/2019 Semester : 2
Correct as at 21 Feb 2019 05:00

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Module Title : Advanced Operating Systems
Module Description : The module covers a broad range of issues in the design and implementation of modern advanced operating systems. The topics covered in this module includes OS design strategies (including microkernels, mobile, embedded and real-time operating systems and the component’s interfaces), priority and resource allocation strategies; scheduling algorithms (including for multi-core, multi-processors); naming, protection and security; UI and windowing systems; file system implementations (including network and distributed file systems); failure and recovery; and virtualization and the Internet-ready OS. They extend and provide in-depth coverage of material in earlier prerequisite OS modules.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : 04-05-2019 AM
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : CS2106 Introduction to Operating Systems or CG2271 Real-Time Operating Systems
Preclusion : Nil
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 2-1-0-4-3
Remarks : Nil
* A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week

Lecture Time Table
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Tutorial Time Table
Attention: The tutorial timetables could be updated from time to time. Students are advised to check regularly for the latest update on the change of tutorial timing.
Class TypeWeek TypeWeek DayStartEndRoom Iteration
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 2].

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