Industrial Networking and Cloud Computing

EAT20017 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 90 Hours

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

2023 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

31 Jul 23 - 3 Dec 23

5 Dec 23

Last self enrolment:
13 Aug 23

31 Aug 23

Last withdraw without fail:
6 Oct 23

Aims and objectives

This unit of study aims to introduce Industrial Internet of Things and the fundamentals of industrial networks and cloud computing. Students will learn how to correctly set up an industrial network. This unit also will enable the student to set up a cloud service for a cyber-physical system.

Unit Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:
#Unit Learning Outcome Description
ULO1Understand and classify wired and wireless communication technologies, their properties and typical industrial applications
ULO2Apply network topologies, protocols and troubleshoot defined network problems.
ULO3Analyze and compare Service-oriented Architecture based Middleware
ULO4Set up and Configure a secure industrial network for cyber-physical systems.
ULO5Apply and demonstrate the concepts of industrial networking in an engineering application.