Introduction to Blockchain and Cryptocurrency
Anyone paying attention to current affairs in the financial or technological sectors will almost certainly have heard of something called Blockchain. Since its invention just over 10 years ago, Blockchain tech has become an increasingly exciting part of global business and economic affairs. Despite this, however, the vast majority of people don’t really know what it is.
This course has been designed to provide a detailed introduction to Blockchain, with the aim of helping students gain an edge in some of the world’s most cutting-edge sectors. As such, our Introduction to Blockchain and Cryptocurrency programme will cover a range of key issues relating to Blockchain tech.
This course will help you:
- Gain a fundamental understanding of what Blockchain is, and how it works;
- Understand the theory behind some of the most common applications of Blockchain, including cryptocurrencies and security;
- Gain an insight into what the future might hold for Blockchain technology.
Students can enroll onto this course at anytime. There is approximately 100 hours worth of learning material included. Students will have access to the study material for five years.
This course is assessed by a series of self assessment exercises.
This course is made up of 6 units, which cover a range of subject areas. Please see below for more information:
Lesson 1: Introduction to Blockchain and Terminology
Lesson 2: Understanding Blockchain
Lesson 3: How Blockchain Works
Lesson 4: Cryptocurrencies
Lesson 5: Limitations
Lesson 6: Future of Blockchain
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