Keen to explore one of the fastest-growing IT fields today? Through our Diploma of Information Technology - Cloud Engineering (ICT50220) (Release 2), you'll equip yourself with the most in-demand tech skills to date: networking, cybersecurity, and business strategy - all applied to the ever-growing, lucrative world of cloud computing
Gain the required skill-areas to create cloud services that any modern business needs. This course will take you through the ins-and-outs of such technologies, preparing you for an exciting role in cloud, software, or systems engineering.
What you'll learn
This qualification comprises units that explore areas of cloud service development, configuration, and maintenance. You'll also dive into broader IT skills such as cybersecurity, client support, and business IT strategies. From the online course, you'll learn to:
- Design and implement cloud infrastructure
- Ensure high-level security in virtualised computing environments
- Manage, configure, and improve cloud services
- Develop disaster recovery plans for the cloud
- Develop IT strategies according to business needs
Other personal skills you may learn along the way include:
Interested in another specialisation? Check out our other Information Technology courses below:
- Creative and critical thinking skills
- Team leadership and collaboration
- Building positive client relationships
- Complex problem-solving and analysis
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Work in a simulated workplace
In order to feel "work-ready" in the ICT industry, Upskilled ensures that you're working on real world scenarios.
By offering a simulated workplace, you'll get the chance to work on tasks that are commonly done in an ICT work environment. You'll have access to the simulated workplace via our customised learning platform, MyUpskilled. The aim of working in the simulated workplace is to set a context to the assessment tasks you would be required to complete.
By choosing Upskilled, you will gain access to supplementary resources that can help with your studies. These inclusions aim to enhance your online learning experience, making it interactive and engaging. These include:
- Access to Upskilled's customised learning platform, MyUpskilled
- Student Support Team
- Specialist trainers
- Online tutorials
- Video content access to:
- LinkedIn Learning
Access to Pluralsight is provided as you progress throughout the course and may not be available or relevant in every unit.
Recognition of Prior Learning / Credit Transfer
You may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) or Credit Transfer (CT) provided that you have supporting evidence of any prior education and work experience. This can either reduce your study load or shorten the duration of your course. Prior to enrolment, please speak with your Education Consultant for further details.
After enrolment, you can download the application from MyUpskilled, or on request from Student Support. A trainer will be then be assigned to assess your elibigility for RPL and/or CT.
This course will have you undertake summative and formative assessments, write reports and/or create a portfolio, and participate in role-playing scenarios. You'll also be working on a variety of projects that require your own research as well as answering various written/oral questions that apply the theory you learn into practice.
Hear from our students about their experience studying with Upskilled: