The Basics & Beyond the Basics of Blockchain

Course Description

It is possible that you have heard the buzz words blockchain, bitcoin or cryptocurrency. This course will give you an understanding of how those buzz words relate to each other and to you. After completing this course you will be able to participate in and hold meaningful conversation about blockchains, bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, and also dispel some of the myths.

Who Should Attend?
Anyone without prior knowledge of blockchain technology, who is interested in obtaining understanding of the technology, should attend this course.

Course Benefits
At the end of this course, you will be able to:
» Explain how blockchain technology became as popular of a buzz word as it is today.
» Explain the difference between bitcoin and blockchain technology
» Explain what a blockchain is
» Briefly describe the components of blockchain technology
» Talk about a few industries that will experience change because of the adaption of blockchain technology
» And you will be able to talk about what blockchain technology might look like in the future.