AWS Academy Cloud Architecting 2.0

Information Technology


6 Weeks


Master AWS Cloud Architecting: Unleash the Power of Cloud-Based IT Infrastructures with AWS Academy.


AWS Academy Cloud Architecting covers the fundamentals of building IT infrastructure on AWS. The course teaches students how to optimise use of the AWS Cloud by understanding AWS service and how they fit into cloud-based solutions.

Course and Technical Requirements

In order to get the full benefit from this course, you require the following:

  • Computer/Laptop/Tablet
  • Stable internet connection
  • Firefox/Microsoft Edge/Chrome web browser (latest version)
  • Email/Cell phone for notifications and communication

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to

  • Make architectural decisions based on AWS architectural principles and best practices
  • Use AWS services to make infrastructure scalable, reliable, and highly available
  • Use AWS managed services to enable greater flexibility and resiliency in an infrastructure
  • Increase performance and reduce cost of a cloud infrastructure built on AWS
  • Use the AWS Well-Architected Framework to improve architectures that use AWS solutions

Module Breakdown

  • MODULE 1
    Welcome to AWS Academy Cloud Architecting
  • MODULE 2
    Introducing Cloud Architecting
  • MODULE 3
    Adding a Storage Layer
  • MODULE 4
    Adding a Compute Layer
  • MODULE 5
    Adding a Database Layer
  • MODULE 6
    Creating a Networking Environment
  • MODULE 7
    Connecting Networks
  • MODULE 8
    Securing User and Application Access
  • MODULE 9
    Implementing Elasticity, High Availability, and Monitoring
  • MODULE 10
    Automating Your Architecture
  • MODULE 11
    Caching Content
  • MODULE 12
    Building Decoupled Architectures
  • MODULE 13
    Building Microservices and Serverless Architectures
  • MODULE 14
    Planning for a Disaster
  • MODULE 15
    Bridging to Certification

Candidate Student

This is an advanced-level course intended for students who seek to build their cloud computing skills.


To ensure success in this course, students should have

  • Completed AWS Academy Cloud Foundations (ACF) or have equivalent experience
  • A working knowledge of distributed systems
  • Familiarity with general networking concepts
  • A working knowledge of multi-tier architectures
  • Familiarity with cloud computing concepts

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