Cyber Security and Cloud Services

EAT10014 12.5 Credit Points


  • One semester

Contact hours

  • 100

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

2024 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

29 Jul 24 - 27 Oct 24

3 Dec 24

Last self enrolment:
11 Aug 24

31 Aug 24

Last withdraw without fail:
13 Sep 24

Aims and objectives

This unit of study aims to cover the skills and knowledge required to plan, design and integrate a cyber physical system to secure cloud based network for a smart factory. The student will learn to research and use: communication protocols, cyber security principles and mitigation strategies to safely and competently carry out the tasks of design and integrate a secure cloud based network system.
Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
1. Apply cyber security principles to analyse an existing cyber physical system
2. Identify security vulnerabilities, and apply mitigation strategies unique to control systems
3. Develop an entrepreneurial mindset and skill set to bring products to market
4. Design and collaboratively develop using emerging technologies networked industrial systems and Cloud services. 5. Research communication protocols and demonstrate connectivity from cyber physical systems to cloud service.
6. Perform data analysis using statistics and probability techniques in a group.  

Courses with unit

Associate Degree of Applied Technologies (AB-APPTEC)