CSE3320: Operating Systems, Spring 2019

Course Policy

  • The last day to drop class is Friday, Mar. 30 4:00PM.

  • If you have a disability for which you are requesting an accommodation, you are encouraged to contact the office for students with disabilities within the first week of classes. The Disability Services Office is located in University Hall #102 (Phone number is 817-272-3364)

  • Students are expected to attend all lectures. However, each student is allowed one absence. For each extra absence, the attendance percentage is reduced proportionally

  • Late submission of homework and project assignments will incur a 25% penalty on grading for each day after the deadline

  • No make-up exams

    • Midterm exam schedule: in class, Thursday, Mar. 7, 2019

    • Final exam schedule: 8:00AM - 10:30AM, Thursday, May 9, 2019

  • Under extreme non-academic circumstances, such as illness, exceptions can be made in above attendance, submission, and exam policies. You have to provide sufficient and convincing proof, e.g., documents from the doctors

  • Adherence to the University's Code of Ethics will be strictly monitored and enforced. This will be applicable to assignments, projects, and exams

  • Academic Integrity violations, such as plagiarism, cheating on an exam etc., will result in a series of actions and penalties, including failing the class

  • Any work submitted for a grade must include the following statement and be signed and dated. If this is missing or not signed and dated, the work will be returned ungraded

    • I have neither given nor received unauthorized assistance on this work

    • Signed:

    • Date:

Grading Policy

Grading Scale

Percentage Grade
90 - 100 A
80 - 89 B
70 - 79 C
60 - 69 D
Below 60 E/F

Distribution of Points

  • In-class discussion: 5%

  • Homework assignments: 10%

  • Projects: 35%

  • Midterm exam: 18%

  • Final exam: 32%