Course syllabus

Operativsystem - projekt
Operating Systems - Project

EDAF01, 3 credits, G2 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2012/13
Decided by: Education Board 1
Date of Decision: 2012-03-19

General Information

Elective for: C4, D4, D4-is, E4, E4-pv, F4, Pi4
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


The purpose of the course is that the students should get a deeper understanding about how an operating system can be constructed by doing an implementation assignment as a project. The contents of the project is selected by the course responsible and can for instance be to compare different methods of dynamic memory allocation.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must


A project work, which varies between different years. The task is announced at the course web page.

Examination details

Grading scale: UG
Assessment: For a passing grade the student must complete the project work.


Admission requirements:

Required prior knowledge: Compulsory parts in EDA050 Operative System. The course can however be studied parallel to EDA050.
The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: EDA055

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Jonas Skeppstedt,
Course homepage:
Further information: This course assumes that you have completed the compulsory elements of the course EDA050. The course may, however, be read in the same study period as EDA050.