First Cycle - Faculty of Business Administration - Business Informatics (German)
Y : Year of Study S : Semester
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course Y S ECTS
WI204 Computer Architectures and Operating Systems Compulsory 2 4 5
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is to give to the students beginner level informations about computer architecture and working principals of operating systems.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1 Capability of decision making about different hardware and operating systems.
2 Capability of analysing between different operating systems.
3 Capability of analysing between different hardware systems.
4 Understanding of computer operating systems.
5 Understandig of computer hardware systems.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1 Introduction
2 Analyzing The Operating Systems According To The Layers
3 Description And Content of Operating System
4 Description And Content of Center Operation Unit
5 Physical Structure
6 Features of Micro Structure
7 Features of Macro Structure And Process Of Peripherals
8 Midterm
9 Working with Central Multiprocessor Unit and Task Management
10 Software: Kernel, Nucleus, Storage Management Data Management and Task Management
11 Virtual Memory Concept
12 Data Management And Data Security
13 Introduction To The Operating Systems
14 Detailed Analysis Of Task, Data And Storage Management
15 General Features of Server Side Operating Systems
16 Study week
17 Final
Recommended or Required Reading
C. Märtin: Einführung in die Rechnerarchitektur Prozessoren und Systeme Hanser, München, 2003
Ganzhorn et al.: Datenverarbeitungssysteme Springer-Verlag, Berlin 1981
Hansen/Neumann: Wirtschaftsinformatik 2 UTB-Taschenbücher 2670, 9. Aufl., Stuttgart 2005
Stahlknecht, Hasenkamp Einführung in die Wirtschaftsinformatik (11. Aufl.), mit Arbeitsbuch (3. Aufl.), Springer-Verlag, Berlin 2005
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Exam1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Exam1100
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Workload Calculation
Activities Number Time (hours) Total Work Load (hours)
Theoretical 4 14 56
Total 4 14 56
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