Changing the way value is exchanged. The blockchain is a disruptive technology that allows value to be securely transferred with no central authority involved. Blockchain technology is changing the way multiple industries operate with cryptocurrency, and its impact on society is poised to be significant. This course provides an overview of blockchain technology including how transactions are made, anonymity and transparency, and network design.

Learning Objectives:

By the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • understand relevant terminology related to blockchain
  • identify reasons why blockchain is important
  • outline relevant historical events
  • explain what a blockchain is and how it functions
  • summarize the technology design underpinnings
  • address implementation considerations
  • define the key players in the blockchain industry
  • Who will Benefit:

    Anyone interested in switching to, or about to start their career at a blockchain or Bitcoin company.