Course Description

This course is 36 learning hours. 

This course will provide you with a foundational background and understanding of the future of the emerging technology called blockchain. The second half of the course is designed to provide you with a foundational background and understanding of how the emerging technology called blockchain and cryptocurrencies are being applied in real-world applications.

Course Outline

  • Week 1: Content in Brightspace 
  • Week 2: Content in Brightspace
  • Week 3: Content in Brightspace 
  • Week 4: Content in Brightspace

What You Will Learn

  • Explain the challenges that blockchain must overcome to gain mainstream acceptance.
  • Describe some of the possibilities that blockchain may influence for both commercial and social good.
  • Define the key elements of a use case.
  • Explain a minimum of five key terms that relate to blockchain technology.
  • Identify five use cases for blockchain technology.
  • Identify two use cases for Cryptocurrency.


By enrolling in this course, you will be automatically enrolled in the Certificate in Blockchain, Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Section Title
Future of Blockchain: Challenges, Opportunities and Intro to Blockchain Use Cases
Online - Self-Paced
Apr 01, 2024 to Mar 31, 2025
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Course Fee(s)
Fee non-credit $383.00
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