Cloud Application Development

Unit code: NIT2113 | Study level: Undergraduate
12
(One credit point is usually equivalent to one hour of study per week)
Footscray Park
Online Real Time
VU Sydney
NIT1102 - Introduction to Programming or
BCO1102 - Information Systems for Business
(Or equivalent to be determined by unit coordinator)
Overview
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Overview

This unit introduces the basic concept and fundamental principles of cloud computing and cloud development platforms. Students will learn programming skills in cloud and design and develop cloud applications in various platforms. This unit includes important topics in cloud computing, e.g., virtualization, storage, infrastructure/platform/software as a service, reliability, security, MapReduce programming, etc. The knowledge will be applied to design, develop and deploy cloud based applications in selected platforms.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  1. Apply knowledge of concepts of cloud;
  2. Apply the current cloud technologies, framework architecture and principles in cloud application development; and
  3. Analyse the usage of cloud computing in different sectors and the impact of cloud on society.

Assessment

For Melbourne campuses

Assessment type: Test
|
Grade: 25%
Test 1
Assessment type: Laboratory Work
|
Grade: 25%
Cloud application development 1
Assessment type: Laboratory Work
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Grade: 25%
Cloud application development 2
Assessment type: Test
|
Grade: 25%
Test 2

Other locations

For students studying at Henan University
Assessment type: Assignment
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Grade: 25%
Cloud application design (1000 words)
Assessment type: Project
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Grade: 25%
Cloud application development (1000 words)
Assessment type: Examination
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Grade: 50%
Final Written Examination (3 hours)

Required reading

Nil

As part of a course

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