Why is this course right for you?
Industry experts all agree that cloud computing is one of the fastest-growing IT disciplines today. And this is just the beginning. As proof, Amazon Web Services - the fastest-growing cloud provider in the world- has collaborated with La Trobe University to offer a world-first cloud technology degree online. Packed with industry certifications, you will enjoy an employability-edge no matter which industry you choose on your career path.
What is Cloud Technology?
Skills and knowledge of cloud computing is critical for companies to deliver on their digital transformation strategy. Cloud services provide a natural platform for optimising existing IT systems to increase operational efficiencies, while driving business agility and growth. Cloud computing has transformed the way networking, data storage and processing, application development and infrastructure provisioning is accomplished.
Our degree gives you the greatest of flexibility with our unique ‘nested’ qualifications. Should you choose to leave your course, for whatever reason, La Trobe’s online applied degrees can ensure that all your hard work is not in vain.
After satisfactorily completing Year one of your course, and you then choose to exit your studies, you will be awarded an applied diploma.
Similarly, after successful completion of year 2, should you exit at this point, you will be awarded an applied associate degree. And of course, an applied bachelor’s degree awaits you when you complete all three years. Please note that you will achieve one testamur only, and it will be for the highest achieved qualification.
Naturally, your biggest benefits come from completing year 3 and achieving your Bachelor degree.
Please note: should you wish to take electives, BUS2PMX - Project Management or CSE1ITX - Information Technology Fundamentals, and you are studying using an Apple computer, please let us know at the time of your selection.
We firmly believe that learning and wellbeing are linked and that students learn best when their wellbeing is optimised. To this end, our students can enjoy personal and online support for their health and wellbeing.
When you start your course, you will be given an invitation to join a live orientation (video conference) for the first day of your first term. This orientation is designed to answer any questions you have and help you navigate your online Learning Portal.
If you haven’t been formally studying for a while, or you just want a clearer understanding of what’s ahead, we have created an orientation portal to help you become study-ready. Not only does it highlight the features and benefits of studying online, but it’s packed with valuable information to help you succeed in your studies with us.
Didasko deliver online learning resources for La Trobe University qualifications. The resources can vary from subject to subject and can include:
Didasko have an award-winning content creation department that produce engaging learning resources.
Didasko host live lectures such as subject welcomes, assessment overviews and live forums through video conferencing tools.
We record our subject lectures so that they are relevant to an applied learning outcome.
In some cases, learning guides are also available in PDF form and are useful to students who prefer written material.
There are different types of assessments and projects to measure students’ understanding. Some of those types are: essay, multiple-choice questions, oral assessments.
Some of the exams are proctored by the Academic Team via remote desktop sharing.
Year 1: Diploma
After completing year 1 of your degree, you will be awarded with an applied diploma. You can add this qualification to your résumé and move forward with your career plans.
Year 2: Associate degree
Successful completion of year 2 will increase your chances of a higher-paying position with an applied associate degree. However, you are now well over half way to your applied bachelor degree, so why not continue to study while staying employed?
Year 3: Bachelor degree
Your applied bachelor degree greatly improves the opportunities available to you. Armed with 3 qualifications, you will have demonstrated your ability to stay focused to achieve a goal. With the job-ready skills and knowledge acquired from your course, employers will find you highly desirable.
Pay as you go
International students pay via a convenient ‘pay as you go’ process. Students pay for two subjects in advance. The payment for your subjects must be received prior to you commencing the next subjects.
|Academic Entry Requirements||
For admission to any of our online courses, one of the following is required:
For more information about advanced standing, contact us.
*Work experience recognition available to applicants of all La Trobe applied business courses.