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Bachelor Of Software Engineering (Cloud Computing)

Cricos Code: 099354M

WHAT IS A BACHELOR OF SOFTWARE ENGINEERING: CLOUD COMPUTING?

We have teamed up with IBM to design this course for the rapidly growing cloud computing sector. You’ll gain a range of technical, operational and software management skills that will put you way ahead in the global tech industry. You’ll discover how to combine design thinking, ideation, project and time management, and interpersonal communication across a diverse range of subjects. With your lecturers – all industry leaders – and other students, you’ll apply your advanced knowledge from the domain of cloud computing and DevOps in real-world contexts, including emerging technologies and entrepreneurship. On graduation, you’ll be in demand in the dynamic software development industry.

This course is provided by Media Design School at Torrens University Australia. RTO 41343 CRICOS 03389E

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Key Information

Where can I study

Where can I study

Sydney, Melbourne

International students on a student visa must not enrol into any more than a third or 33% of online subjects over their course and must study at least one subject that is face to face in each trimester.

Start Dates

Next intake is on 04 Nov 2019

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Workload

10 hours of study per week, 3 hours of facilitated study and 7 hours of self-directed study. International students on a student visa are required to study full time, i.e. the student must complete a minimum of 1.0 EFTSL of study per year.

Course Duration

2 years Accelerated

3 years Full-Time

6 years maximum

Study At Torrens

Flexible online delivery taught by leading industry experienced lecturers, to provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to achieve your career goals.

Simulated workplace

Media Design School's teaching style has been created to simulate the real world industry as closely as possible. Students will be studying in a studio-like environment using state of the art, industry-aligned software and technology. We encourage our students to challenge conventions and push boundaries in new and emerging digital technologies through project-based learning and live briefs.
WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT WHEN YOU GRADUATE?
You don’t have to have your future career mapped out – you’ll have a wealth of choice, including:
  • Business Intelligence Developer
  • Cloud Support Engineer
  • Linux System Administrator
  • Full Stack Software Engineer
GLOBAL CONNECTIONS
Torrens University Australia is part of Laureate International Universities, a leading international network of quality, innovative institutions of higher education comprising of nearly 70 universities across the globe. Additionally, we have some of the world’s most prestigious schools from Billy Blue College of Design to the internationally renowned Escuela Universitaria Real Madrid Universidad Europea.

Course Overview

Throughout this course, you’ll work across a variety of services and platforms to build a comprehensive, industry-aligned knowledge of Cloud Computing and DevOps. You’ll explore the intricacies of cloud infrastructure, master the fundamentals of CI/CD, and discover the in-demand field of microservices architecture. Best of all, our collaboration with Amazon Web Services means you’ll have the opportunity to design, develop and deploy applications to the AWS platform – the largest and most lucrative cloud computing platform in the world. Businesses across all industries use Cloud Computing to improve functionality and workflows, harnessing specifically designed databases, such as, Platforms as a Service (PaaS) as well as Software as a Service (SaaS) and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). You’ll study all these and choose from the diverse range of specialisation subjects to broaden your skills in your own interest areas. Collaborating with other students, as you will in the real world in operation teams (DevOps), you’ll find ways to improve productivity by automating infrastructures while measuring application performances. You’ll graduate with a deep knowledge of software engineering as well as an understanding of the ethics of practice in a global and sustainable context. This will make you an outstanding member of any team and in demand with leading firms nationally and internationally.
Learning Outcomes:
  • Understand software engineering body of knowledge with a view towards ethics of practice in a global and sustainable context
  • Apply creative skills to identify and solve complex commercial software engineering problems innovatively with independence.
  • Apply coherent and advanced knowledge from the domain of cloud computing and DevOps in diverse contexts including social impact, emerging technologies and entrepreneurship.

What you will study

How much

Find out more about course fees and financial support – and for personalised advice, just ask.

Check the Domestic Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences.

HOW CAN I PAY?

PAYMENT OPTIONS

1. Upfront payment via Credit Card, BPAY, cheque or overseas bank account transfer

2. Full or partial payment via FEE-HELP Government Assistance (domestic students only)

FEE HELP

If you are an eligible student you may choose to defer some, or all, of your tuition fees through FEE-HELP. And as we are a university you can also take advantage of no loan fees on FEE-HELP when you study with us.
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SCHOLARSHIPS

Talented student? Apply for a scholarship, with options for school leavers, post graduates and more.
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Check the International Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended option however the fully online option is available for offshore international students.
HOW CAN I PAY?
PAYMENT OPTIONS
1. Upfront payment via Credit Card, BPAY, cheque or overseas bank account transfer

2. Full or partial payment via FEE-HELP Government Assistance (domestic students only)
SCHOLARSHIPS
Talented student? Apply for a scholarship, with options for school leavers, post graduates and more.
VIEW SCHOLARSHIPS:
Check the Domestic Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences.
HOW CAN I PAY?
Check the International Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended option however the fully online option is available for offshore international students.
HOW CAN I PAY?

Can I Apply

Before you get started with your course application, check you meet all the requirements listed below.

Applicants with higher education study
  • A completed higher education qualification at AQF level 5 (diploma) or above, or equivalent, from an Australian University or another accredited higher education provider OR
  • Successful completion of at least 1 EFTSL (equivalent full time student load, or one full year) of an AQF level 6 (Associate Degree) or above, or equivalent, from an Australian University or another accredited higher education provider
Applicants with vocational education and training (VET) study
  • A completed vocational education qualification at AQF level 4 (Certificate IV) or above, or equivalent, from a registered training organisation (RTO) OR
  • Successful completion of at least 1 EFTSL (equivalent full time student load, or one full year) of an AQF level 5 (Diploma) or above, or equivalent, at a registered training organisation (RTO)
Demonstrated ability to undertake study at the required level:
  • Broadly relevant work experience (documented e.g. CV), demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success; AND
  • A discipline specific portfolio; AND
  • A recommendation letter from 2 most recent employers
Torrens offers a free, personalized admission process where each applicant is considered on an individual basis. Please contact your International Admissions Officer to have your previous studies assessed for equivalence.
Approved English tests include:
  • Equivalent IELTS 6.0 (Academic) with no skills band less than 5.5
Applicants with higher education study
  • A completed higher education qualification at AQF level 5 (diploma) or above, or equivalent, from an Australian University or another accredited higher education provider OR
  • Successful completion of at least 1 EFTSL (equivalent full time student load, or one full year) of an AQF level 6 (Associate Degree) or above, or equivalent, from an Australian University or another accredited higher education provider
Applicants with vocational education and training (VET) study
  • A completed vocational education qualification at AQF level 4 (Certificate IV) or above, or equivalent, from a registered training organisation (RTO) OR
  • Successful completion of at least 1 EFTSL (equivalent full time student load, or one full year) of an AQF level 5 (Diploma) or above, or equivalent, at a registered training organisation (RTO)
Demonstrated ability to undertake study at the required level:
  • Broadly relevant work experience (documented e.g. CV), demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success; AND
  • A discipline specific portfolio; AND
  • A recommendation letter from 2 most recent employers
Torrens offers a free, personalized admission process where each applicant is considered on an individual basis. Please contact your International Admissions Officer to have your previous studies assessed for equivalence.
Approved English tests include:
  • Equivalent IELTS 6.0 (Academic) with no skills band less than 5.5

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