ARCHITECTING ON THE CLOUD

CSE3ACX

2019

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject covers the various cloud services for compute, storage, networking, security, identity and access management. When designing a cloud-based system the key concepts such as high availability, reliability, cost optimisation, scalability, and performance efficiency are also emphasised. This subject is designed to prepare students for undertaking a vendor certification.

SchoolSchool Engineering&Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must be admitted in SBACTO and have passed CSE2MLX

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsAmazon Web Services online trainingRecommendedAmazon Web Services AcademyAmazon Web Services
ReadingsAmazon Web Services online trainingRecommendedAmazon Web Services EducateAmazon Web Services

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Compare and contrast different cloud architectures for cloud applications

Activities:
Webinar presentation and open discussions on cloud architectures. Self- checking open-ended questions to support the activities.

02. Implement appropriate cloud services within a cloud computing context to satisfy business requirements

Activities:
Webinar with open discussion forums. Knowledge assessed via online quizzes and self-paced online problems. Practical activity on implementing architecture with cloud services.

03. Create and implement secure procedures for optimum cloud deployment and maintenance

Activities:
Webinar presentation and open discussions on the secure procedures needed for cloud deployment and maintenance. Self- checking open-ended questions to support the activities.

04. Design a cloud-based system for a business case

Activities:
Webinar with open discussion forums. Knowledge assessed via online quizzes and self-paced online problems.

05. Plan and execute a cloud migration strategy for business continuity

Activities:
Webinar with open discussion forums. Knowledge assessed via online quizzes and self-paced online problems.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 02 - 13
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 02 to week 13 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system design Timed assessment10 01
Written report on a practical scenario covering cloud services & cloud security (1350 words equiv)A written practical scenario-based lab report on cloud services and cloud security30 02, 03
Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting15 04
Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy15 05
Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topics Timed assessment30 04, 05

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 06 - 17
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 06 to week 17 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system design Timed assessment10 01
Written report on a practical scenario covering cloud services & cloud security (1350 words equiv)A written practical scenario-based lab report on cloud services and cloud security30 02, 03
Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting15 04
Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy15 05
Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topics Timed assessment30 04, 05

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 3, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 21
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 21 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system design Timed assessment10 01
Written report on a practical scenario covering cloud services & cloud security (1350 words equiv)A written practical scenario-based lab report on cloud services and cloud security30 02, 03
Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting15 04
Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy15 05
Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topics Timed assessment30 04, 05

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 4, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 14 - 25
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 14 to week 25 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system design Timed assessment10 01
Written report on a practical scenario covering cloud services & cloud security (1350 words equiv)A written practical scenario-based lab report on cloud services and cloud security30 02, 03
Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting15 04
Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy15 05
Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topics Timed assessment30 04, 05

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 5, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 19 - 30
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 19 to week 30 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system design Timed assessment10 01
Written report on a practical scenario covering cloud services & cloud security (1350 words equiv)A written practical scenario-based lab report on cloud services and cloud security30 02, 03
Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting15 04
Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy15 05
Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topics Timed assessment30 04, 05

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 6, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 23 - 34
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 23 to week 34 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system design Timed assessment10 01
Written report on a practical scenario covering cloud services & cloud security (1350 words equiv)A written practical scenario-based lab report on cloud services and cloud security30 02, 03
Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting15 04
Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy15 05
Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topics Timed assessment30 04, 05

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 7, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 27 - 38
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 27 to week 38 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system design Timed assessment10 01
Written report on a practical scenario covering cloud services & cloud security (1350 words equiv)A written practical scenario-based lab report on cloud services and cloud security30 02, 03
Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting15 04
Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy15 05
Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topics Timed assessment30 04, 05

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 8, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 32 - 43
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system design Timed assessment10 01
Written report on a practical scenario covering cloud services & cloud security (1350 words equiv)A written practical scenario-based lab report on cloud services and cloud security30 02, 03
Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting15 04
Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy15 05
Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topics Timed assessment30 04, 05

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 9, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 36 - 47
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 36 to week 47 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system design Timed assessment10 01
Written report on a practical scenario covering cloud services & cloud security (1350 words equiv)A written practical scenario-based lab report on cloud services and cloud security30 02, 03
Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting15 04
Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy15 05
Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topics Timed assessment30 04, 05

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 10, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 41 - 52
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 41 to week 52 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system design Timed assessment10 01
Written report on a practical scenario covering cloud services & cloud security (1350 words equiv)A written practical scenario-based lab report on cloud services and cloud security30 02, 03
Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting15 04
Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy15 05
Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topics Timed assessment30 04, 05

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 11, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 45
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day in week 45 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system design Timed assessment10 01
Written report on a practical scenario covering cloud services & cloud security (1350 words equiv)A written practical scenario-based lab report on cloud services and cloud security30 02, 03
Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting15 04
Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy15 05
Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topics Timed assessment30 04, 05

Online (Didasko), 2019, Study Block 12, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 49
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day in week 49 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system design Timed assessment10 01
Written report on a practical scenario covering cloud services & cloud security (1350 words equiv)A written practical scenario-based lab report on cloud services and cloud security30 02, 03
Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting15 04
Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy15 05
Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topics Timed assessment30 04, 05