DV1562 Introduction to Cloud Computing

Single subject course, 7,5 Higher education credits, First cycle, spring semester 2018

It is no longer possible to apply to this option


  • Type of instruction: Distance, part-time 25%
  • Period : 2018-January-15 until 2018-June-03
  • Education level: G1N
  • Application: It is no longer possible to apply to this option
  • Language of instruction: The teaching language is English.
  • Location: Some or all of education and examination is held at distance.
  • No. of occasions: Mandatory: none, Voluntary: none
  • Main field of study: Computer Science
  • Course syllabus: Download
  • Welcome letter: Download
  • Entry requirements: General requirements for university studies.


Learning outcomes


Course literature and other teaching material

Course literature and other teaching material

Learning methods


Work placement

No work placement is included in the planned learning activities. BTH is aiming for a close contact with the surrounding community when developing courses and programmes.


Course Manager
  1. Emiliano Casalicchio

Time allocation

On average, a student should study 200 hours to reach the learning outcomes.
This time includes all the various available learning activities (lectures, self studies, examinations, etc.).
This estimation is based on the fact that one academic year counts as 60 ECTS credits,
corresponding to an average student workload of 1 600 hours. This may vary individually.


Component examinations for the course
Code Title ECTS credits Grade
1610 Laboratory 1 1.5 G-U
1620 Laboratory 2 1.5 G-U
1630 Laboratory 3 1.5 G-U
1640 Project 1 3 A-F
  1. 1Determines the final grade for the course, which will only be issued when all components have been approved.


The course will be graded A Excellent, B Very good, C Good, D Satisfactory, E Sufficient, FX Insufficient, supplementation required, F Fail.


More information about exams are found in the Student's Portal, where you also enrolls for most exams.

There might be other scheduled examinations. Information regarding these examinations are available in the learning platform Canvas or at other places that the person who is responsible of the course will refer to.

Course Evaluation

The course manager is responsible for the views of students on the course being systematically and regularly gathered and that the results of the evaluations in various forms affect the form and development of the course.