Cloud Computing Foundations

ICT10018 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 112 Hours

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

2023 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 1

27 Feb 23 - 28 May 23

4 Jul 23

Last self enrolment:
12 Mar 23

31 Mar 23

Last withdraw without fail:
14 Apr 23

Aims and objectives

This unit prepares students to demonstrate knowledge of Cloud technology concepts from a business and technical perspective, including services, architecture, system integration, connectivity, administration, security, and technical support.

Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)

Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
1. Demonstrate an understanding of Cloud Computing fundamentals
2. Analyse and document how cloud technologies can contribute to business transformation utilizing Industry 4.0 concepts
3. Demonstrate an understanding of various Cloud deployment solutions
4. Demonstrate an understanding of the technical aspects of Cloud technologies, costings and impact on the organisation.
5. Research and describe the roles and workplace skills required to support Cloud transformation.