CLOUD FOUNDATIONS

CSE1CFX

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject we introduce cloud concepts, core cloud services, architecting on cloud and cloud support. We also look at various database options to examine the various services available to access databases on the cloud. The fundamentals of Windows server on the cloud and its administration will also be studied. This subject is designed to prepare students for undertaking a vendor certification.

SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesCSE1ITX
Students must be admitted in the following course: SBACTO

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Amazon Web Services online training

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorAmazon Web Services Academy

YearN/A

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherAmazon Web Services

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Microsoft Azure documentation

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorMicrosoft academy

YearN/A

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherMicrosoft Azure

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Vendor Certification for Cloud Technology A

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorDidasko

Year2018

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherDidasko Digital

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Apply the key characteristics of cloud computing to business goals.
02. Review and compare the various cloud models.
03. Use an appropriate cloud computing vendor platform to provide core services.
04. Understand cloud economics in terms of the social, legal and ethical impact of outsourcing Information Technology to the cloud.
05. Describe best practices for securing data on the cloud.
06. Install and configure an operating system on the cloud

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 2 - 13
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 2 to week 13 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Cloud concepts - Online test (equivalent to 400 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledge Timed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2

Written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component (equivalent to 1600 words)A written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4

Written assessment report on installation of cloud services (equivalent to 1200 words)A written assignment on cloud providers and services with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3, SILO4, SILO6

Online subject test (equivalent to 800 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledgeTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 10, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 41 - 52
One 3.00 h 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 elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Cloud concepts - Online test (equivalent to 400 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledge Timed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2

Written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component (equivalent to 1600 words)A written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4

Written assessment report on installation of cloud services (equivalent to 1200 words)A written assignment on cloud providers and services with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3, SILO4, SILO6

Online subject test (equivalent to 800 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledgeTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 11, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 45 - 0
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 45 to week 0 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Cloud concepts - Online test (equivalent to 400 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledge Timed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2

Written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component (equivalent to 1600 words)A written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4

Written assessment report on installation of cloud services (equivalent to 1200 words)A written assignment on cloud providers and services with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3, SILO4, SILO6

Online subject test (equivalent to 800 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledgeTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 12, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 50 - 0
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 50 to week 0 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Cloud concepts - Online test (equivalent to 400 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledge Timed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2

Written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component (equivalent to 1600 words)A written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4

Written assessment report on installation of cloud services (equivalent to 1200 words)A written assignment on cloud providers and services with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3, SILO4, SILO6

Online subject test (equivalent to 800 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledgeTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 6 - 17
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 6 to week 17 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Cloud concepts - Online test (equivalent to 400 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledge Timed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2

Written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component (equivalent to 1600 words)A written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4

Written assessment report on installation of cloud services (equivalent to 1200 words)A written assignment on cloud providers and services with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3, SILO4, SILO6

Online subject test (equivalent to 800 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledgeTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 3, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 21
One 3.00 h 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 elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Cloud concepts - Online test (equivalent to 400 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledge Timed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2

Written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component (equivalent to 1600 words)A written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4

Written assessment report on installation of cloud services (equivalent to 1200 words)A written assignment on cloud providers and services with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3, SILO4, SILO6

Online subject test (equivalent to 800 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledgeTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 4, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 15 - 26
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 15 to week 26 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Cloud concepts - Online test (equivalent to 400 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledge Timed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2

Written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component (equivalent to 1600 words)A written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4

Written assessment report on installation of cloud services (equivalent to 1200 words)A written assignment on cloud providers and services with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3, SILO4, SILO6

Online subject test (equivalent to 800 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledgeTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 5, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 19 - 30
One 3.00 h 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 elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Cloud concepts - Online test (equivalent to 400 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledge Timed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2

Written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component (equivalent to 1600 words)A written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4

Written assessment report on installation of cloud services (equivalent to 1200 words)A written assignment on cloud providers and services with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3, SILO4, SILO6

Online subject test (equivalent to 800 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledgeTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 6, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 24 - 35
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 24 to week 35 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Cloud concepts - Online test (equivalent to 400 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledge Timed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2

Written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component (equivalent to 1600 words)A written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4

Written assessment report on installation of cloud services (equivalent to 1200 words)A written assignment on cloud providers and services with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3, SILO4, SILO6

Online subject test (equivalent to 800 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledgeTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 7, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 28 - 39
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 28 to week 39 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Cloud concepts - Online test (equivalent to 400 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledge Timed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2

Written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component (equivalent to 1600 words)A written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4

Written assessment report on installation of cloud services (equivalent to 1200 words)A written assignment on cloud providers and services with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3, SILO4, SILO6

Online subject test (equivalent to 800 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledgeTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 8, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 32 - 43
One 3.00 h 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 elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Cloud concepts - Online test (equivalent to 400 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledge Timed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2

Written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component (equivalent to 1600 words)A written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4

Written assessment report on installation of cloud services (equivalent to 1200 words)A written assignment on cloud providers and services with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3, SILO4, SILO6

Online subject test (equivalent to 800 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledgeTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 9, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 37 - 48
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 37 to week 48 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Cloud concepts - Online test (equivalent to 400 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledge Timed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2

Written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component (equivalent to 1600 words)A written assignment on cloud computing concepts with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4

Written assessment report on installation of cloud services (equivalent to 1200 words)A written assignment on cloud providers and services with a practical component.

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3, SILO4, SILO6

Online subject test (equivalent to 800 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions to test theoretical knowledgeTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5