Blockchain & Bitcoin Intensive

Blockchain & Bitcoin Intensive

 

Learn about this Revolutionary Technology

The Blockchain and Bitcoin Intensive course offers a deep look into the cryptocurrency world. If you’ve been thinking about getting into cryptocurrency, this is the course for you. We will explore foundational blockchain concepts used in the fast-growing cryptocurrency space. As a result, you will understand how mining Bitcoin and various other cryptocurrencies work. There is a vast movement to normalize cryptocurrency worldwide, and now is the time to position yourself with the background needed to secure a career in Blockchain Development.

Afterward, we will look at use cases in detail, ensuring you understand how and why they work. These use cases help our students connect recently learned material with tangible real-world examples. In the Blockchain and Bitcoin Intensive course, we will learn about new concepts like the DAO and why this could drastically change the world. This course will help you transition your career into the cryptocurrency space. Already know what you’re interested in? Choose a path from our many blockchain and cryptocurrency courses and certificates available.

Questions We’ll Explore

  • How does bitcoin work?
  • How is bitcoin cryptocurrency different from fiat currency?
  • What is bitcoin mining and bitcoin halving?
  • How does bitcoin cryptocurrency compare to alternative cryptocurrency (altcoin) blockchains?
  • Will blockchain and cryptocurrency alter how we operate and run businesses?

Courses in this Certificate Program

  • 15 Total Hours
  • OnDemand: 10 Hours
  • LIVE Instructor: 5 Hours
  • Tuition: $495
Courses in this ProgramHours Delivery Method
Student Orientation1 HourLive Online Instructor Ledq
Blockchain & Bitcoin Intensive course 10 HoursOnDemand - Instructor Supported
Live Instructor AMA - Weekly5 HoursLive Online Instructor Led

Upcoming LIVE Instruction Dates

Sep 06
Blockchain Student Orientation – Tuesday September 6th @ 12 PM EST

12 PM to 1 PM Eastern Time – LIVE Online Join alongside your blockchain student peers for the upcoming Student Orientation, held monthly!  This is not a required session but… Continue reading Blockchain Student Orientation – Tuesday September 6th @ 12 PM EST

Sep 09
Instructor AMA – LIVE Weekly – FRIDAY – SEPTEMBER 9th @ 1 PM Eastern

1 PM to 2:30 PM Eastern Time  (10 AM to 2:30 PM Pacific Time) You join weekly to ask questions, learn alongside others, and network with blockchain enthusiasts like yourself. … Continue reading Instructor AMA – LIVE Weekly – FRIDAY – SEPTEMBER 9th @ 1 PM Eastern

Program Objectives

Upon successful completion of this intensive program, participants will be able to:
Explore the origins of blockchain and understand how the technology will disrupt many industries;

Recognize Bitcoin and Ethereum as the Blockchain platform pioneers;

Comprehend and articulate the new world of DAO (Decentralized Autonomous Organizations);

Examine digital currency and payments

Certificate of Completion – Blockchain & Bitcoin Intensive – 15 Hours

Prerequisites

Blockchain Foundation is recommended but not required. No prior blockchain or computer programming experience is required.

Target Audience

Anyone interested in learning more about cryptocurrency.

Sample Course Content

Module 1: Bitcoin Overview

  • M 1-Lesson 1: Bitcoin and Cryptography Overview
  • M 1-Lesson 2: Bitcoin Software & Hardware

Module 2: Technical Limitations & Mining Introduction

  • M 2-Lesson 1: Technical Bitcoin Limitations
  • M 2-Lesson 2: Bitcoin & The Lightning Network
  • M 2-Lesson 3: Bitcoin Scripting & Mining

Module 3: Mining

  • M 3-Lesson 1: Bitcoin Mining & Incentives
  • M 3-Lesson 2: Technical Bitcoin Limitations (Part 2)

Module 4: Bitcoin vs Protocols 2.0, 3.0, 4.0…etc.

  • M 4-Lesson 1: Blockchain V1 to Blockchain V2
  • M 4-Lesson 2: Ethereum Clients, EVM & Solidity
  • M 4-Lesson 3: Ether, Gas & Consensus Algorithms
  • M 4-Lesson 4: BigChainDb, Tendermint & Hyperledger

Module 5: The New Database

  • M 5 -Lesson 1: Blockchain As The New Database
  • M 5-Lesson 2: Blockchain As The New Database (Part 2)

Module 6: Payments, Voting and other Use Cases

  • M 6-Lesson 1: Payments, Remittances & Identity
  • M 6-Lesson 2: Voting, Trade Finance & Land
  • M 6-Lesson 3: Blockchain & Ethereum Use Cases

Module 7: What’s next?

  • M 7-Lesson 1: Preparing Your Firm For Blockchain
  • M 7-Lesson 2: Evaluating Blockchain
  • M 7-Lesson 3: The DAO & Blockchain Adoption

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Program Info

  • Dates: Rolling Enrollment
  • Location: OnDemand & LIVE Instructor AMA
  • Tuition: $495
  • Tuition Assistance
  • 15 Total Hours
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  • Weekly LIVE Instructor AMAs

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