ARCHITECTING ON THE CLOUD

CSE3ACX

2021

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.

SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesCSE2MLX
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 TypeRecommended

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

Amazon Web Services online training

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorAmazon Web Services Educate

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

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. Compare and contrast different cloud architectures for cloud applications
02. Implement appropriate cloud services within a cloud computing context to satisfy business requirements
03. Create and implement secure procedures for optimum cloud deployment and maintenance
04. Design a cloud-based system for a business case
05. Plan and execute a cloud migration strategy for business continuity

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 ClassWeek: 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*

Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system designTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1

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 security

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO2, SILO3

Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO4

Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO5

Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topicsTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo30 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 ClassWeek: 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*

Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system designTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1

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 security

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO2, SILO3

Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO4

Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO5

Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topicsTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo30 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 ClassWeek: 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*

Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system designTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1

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 security

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO2, SILO3

Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO4

Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO5

Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topicsTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo30 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 ClassWeek: 49 - 0
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 49 to week 0 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system designTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1

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 security

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO2, SILO3

Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO4

Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO5

Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topicsTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo30 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 ClassWeek: 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*

Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system designTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1

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 security

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO2, SILO3

Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO4

Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO5

Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topicsTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo30 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 ClassWeek: 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*

Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system designTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1

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 security

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO2, SILO3

Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO4

Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO5

Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topicsTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo30 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 ClassWeek: 14 - 25
One 3.00 h 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 elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system designTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1

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 security

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO2, SILO3

Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO4

Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO5

Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topicsTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo30 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 ClassWeek: 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*

Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system designTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1

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 security

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO2, SILO3

Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO4

Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO5

Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topicsTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo30 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 ClassWeek: 23 - 34
One 3.00 h 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 elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system designTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1

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 security

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO2, SILO3

Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO4

Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO5

Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topicsTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo30 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 ClassWeek: 27 - 38
One 3.00 h 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 elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system designTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1

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 security

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO2, SILO3

Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO4

Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO5

Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topicsTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo30 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 ClassWeek: 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*

Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system designTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1

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 security

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO2, SILO3

Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO4

Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO5

Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topicsTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo30 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 ClassWeek: 36 - 47
One 3.00 h 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 elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online test (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test on cloud technologies and system designTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1

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 security

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO2, SILO3

Written assignment on cloud architecture (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on architectures with cloud services including implementation and troubleshooting

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO4

Written assignment on cloud migration strategy (equivalent to 650 words)An assignment focused on cloud migration strategy

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO5

Online subject test (equivalent to 1000 words)Multiple-choice and/or short answer questions test that covers all the topicsTimed assessment

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO4, SILO5