Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Operating Systems
Mode of completion and Number of ECTS credits:
Class req (2 credits)
Course supervisor:
Ing. Richard Valo, PhD.
Name of lecturer(s):
R. Valo (2020/2021 – Winter)
R. Valo (2019/2020 – Winter)
R. Paulen (2018/2019 – Winter)
R. Valo (2017/2018 – Winter)
R. Valo (2016/2017 – Winter)
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The student gains the knowledge on functioning of operating systems. He is able to work in a UNIX-like operating system surrounding. He obtains the necessary basis for the creation of bash scripts. The student attains the knowledge how to work with files and directories. He is also able to browse and modify this file structure. He gains the knowledge how to modify or archive these files. The student can access these files also remotely from other servers (or computers, copying, login, logoff, send). Besides the files the student is able to manage even the currently running processes (scanning, stopping and termination).
Prerequisites for registration:
Course contents:
files and directories,
text files,
remote computers.
Recommended or required reading:
  • ČADA, O. Operační systémy. Praha: Grada, 1993. ISBN 80-85623-44-7.
  • WATKISS, S. Penguin Tutor.  [online]. 2013. URL:
  • GARRELS, M. Bash Guide for Beginners.  [online]. 2008. URL:
  • STRÁNKY, Č. Učebnice GNU/Linuxu.  [online]. 2006. URL:
  • JANOČKO, D. Využitie Raspberry Pi na edukačné účely. Bachelor thesis. STU, 2013.
  • TOPJIAN, J. Unix for the Beginning Mage.  [online]. 2008. URL:
  • COOPER, M. Advanced Bash-Scripting Guide.  [online]. 2008. URL:
  • SOVA, M. UNIX: Úvod do operačního systému. Praha : Grada, 1991. 289 s. ISBN 80-85424-16-9.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods:
Lectures and seminars in computer rooms with elearning support. Tasks, assignments and quizzes.
Assesment methods and criteria:
Quizzes, individual assignments, final project. final quiz
Language of instruction:
Slovak, English
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