DevOps Engineering in the Cloud

ICT20020 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 108 Hours

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

This unit prepares students to develop skills in creating cloud environments to enable DevOps practices to be undertaken. Students will implement Continuous Integration/Continuous Development (CI/CD) tools to deliver projects with the DevOps methodology.

Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)

Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
1. Explain DevOps principles, methods, practices in terms of Industry application and Industry 4.0
2. Utilise a cloud platform to perform tasks, use tools and techniques to facilitate DevOps methodology.
3. Configure cloud infrastructure to set up environments using automation tools.
4. Design cloud infrastructure for continuous integration, continuous deployment of software.
5. Deploy software applications utilizing CI/CD pipelines.
6. Manage the process of DevOps utilising a range of project management tools