Cloud Computing Architecture

COS20019 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn, Sarawak Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 48 Hours

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2021 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 1

1 Mar 21 - 30 May 21

6 Jul 21

Last self enrolment:
14 Mar 21

31 Mar 21

Last withdraw without fail:
16 Apr 21

Aims and objectives

Students will use a cloud platform to create well-architected deployments of distributed applications that are secure, scalable, reliable and cost optimised.

Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)

Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:

1. Describe the features and value of Cloud Computing
2. Create and manage cloud services using a cloud management platform.
3. Design and implement a cloud-based web site that is reliable, scalable, secure and cost effective.
4. Compare and contrast architectural solutions for common Web applications.