Study programme 2021-2022Français
Advanced operating systems
Programme component of Master's in Computer Science à la Faculty of Science

CodeTypeHead of UE Department’s
contact details
Teacher(s)
US-M1-SCINFO-289-MOptional UEBUYS AlainS802 - Réseaux et Télécommunications
  • BUYS Alain

Language
of instruction
Language
of assessment
HT(*) HTPE(*) HTPS(*) HR(*) HD(*) CreditsWeighting Term
  • Anglais
Anglais100300044.002nd term

AA CodeTeaching Activity (AA) HT(*) HTPE(*) HTPS(*) HR(*) HD(*) Term Weighting
S-INFO-096Advanced Operating Systems1003000Q2100.00%
Programme component
Corequis

Objectives of Programme's Learning Outcomes

  • Have acquired highly specialised and integrated knowledge and broad skills in the various disciplines of computer science, which come after those within the Bachelor's in computer science.
  • Manage large-scale software development projects.
    • Demonstrate independence and their ability to work alone or in teams.
  • Manage research, development and innovation.
    • Methodically research valid scientific information, lead a critical analysis, propose and argue potentially innovative solutions to targeted problems.
  • Master communication techniques.
    • Communicate, both orally and in writing, their findings, original proposals, knowledge and underlying principles, in a clear, structured and justified manner.
    • Adapt their communication to a variety of audiences.
    • Where possible, communicate in a foreign language.
  • Develop and integrate a high degree of autonomy.
    • Aquire new knowledge independently.
    • Pursue further training and develop new skills independently.
    • Develop and integrate a high degree of autonomy to evolve in new contexts.

Learning Outcomes of UE

Understanding advanced topics in operating systems (virtualization, distributed systems).
Being able to present one of the topics covered in english and produce a written report on this topic.

Content of UE

Virtualization
Distributed systems Workshop on Academic Writing in English.

Prior Experience

A basic knowledge of computer architecture and operating systems which can be acquired, for example, in the following courses :
US-B1-SCINFO-001-M - Computer Architecture
S-INFO-010    Operating systems
A good knowledge of English, possibly acquired by taking the following course before : US-M1-SCINFO-038-M (English for Scientific Communication).  A workshop is planned to help the students for the writing of their report. In order to attend, the students should first take the Elao test during Q1 (a code to register will be available on request through the CLIL team).

Type of Assessment for UE in Q2

  • Presentation and/or works

Method of calculating the overall mark for the Q2 UE assessment

Oral presentation in English of an article on a topic related to the course (50%) and written report (50%) on this topic.

Q2 UE Assessment Comments

Oral presentation in English of an article on a topic related to the course and written report on this topic.

Type of Assessment for UE in Q3

  • Presentation and/or works

Method of calculating the overall mark for the Q3 UE assessment

Oral presentation in English of an article on a topic related to the course (50%) and written report (50%) on this topic.

Q3 UE Assessment Comments

Oral presentation in English of an article on a topic related to the course and written report on this topic.

Type of Teaching Activity/Activities

AAType of Teaching Activity/Activities
S-INFO-096
  • Cours magistraux
  • Préparations, travaux, recherches d'information

Mode of delivery

AAMode of delivery
S-INFO-096
  • Face to face

Required Reading

AA
S-INFO-096

Required Learning Resources/Tools

AARequired Learning Resources/Tools
S-INFO-096Course slides

Recommended Reading

AA
S-INFO-096

Recommended Learning Resources/Tools

AARecommended Learning Resources/Tools
S-INFO-096E-learning platform activities

Other Recommended Reading

AAOther Recommended Reading
S-INFO-096Not applicable

Grade Deferrals of AAs from one year to the next

AAGrade Deferrals of AAs from one year to the next
S-INFO-096Authorized
(*) HT : Hours of theory - HTPE : Hours of in-class exercices - HTPS : hours of practical work - HD : HMiscellaneous time - HR : Hours of remedial classes. - Per. (Period), Y=Year, Q1=1st term et Q2=2nd term
Date de génération : 17/09/2021
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