/Cloud Computing - Professional course
Provided by: UWE
Course Area: South West
Course Code: Z41000091
Course Type: Short Course
Start date: 20210505
Subjects: Cloud Computing, Data Science, Information Technology, Web Applications, Web Science
Price: £500 to £2,000
Delivery Method: Face to face
Learning and Teaching
The module is delivered through weekly lectures and weekly tutorial sessions. Each lecture will direct the course and introduce the new ideas and skills required. Then small group tutorial sessions will enable each student to carry out the study and research exercises described in the associated work-sheet under the guidance of a Tutor.
The teaching material is available from Blackboard (our online learning environment). A course text is also recommended.
Assessment will be through an assessed presentation and and individual research project looking at a business related cloud adoption problem based on given requirements, proposing a solution and preparing implementation specifications
Who Is This Course For
Our professional courses will bring you up to date with current information science and technology trends, Our professional short courses are offered as individual stand-alone modules or can be used to build up credit towards a named postgraduate qualification (PG Certificate, PG Diploma or Masters) within our Information Management and Information Technology Awards.
What Will I Learn
Course Content includes a detailed examination of the following topics:
- History of cloud computing, business drivers and technology innovations, basic cloud terminology and concepts, common benefits and challenges, cloud delivery and cloud deployment models, cloud-enabling technologies, cloud security, cloud infrastructures and management mechanisms, cloud computing architectures.
- Sustainability impacts of cloud computing, future opportunities, challenges and research trends.