120 credits including Scientific Computing I. Computer Programming II or Imperative and Object-oriented Programming Methodology (programming in Java or Python). Also recommended are courses in parallel computing/programming, distributed systems and web applications. Proficiency in English equivalent to the Swedish upper secondary course English 6.
If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.
Application fee: SEK 900
About the course
Cloud computing is a kind of internet-based computing, where scalable IT-resources are provided on Internet. IT might for instance be data and information storage or computing resources. As opposed to having your own powerful IT-system, you use resources on the cloud. This course is an introduction to the fundamentals in cloud computing and also covers practical use of cloud resources.