Features of Blockchain

Last Update July 23, 2021
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About This Course

To really comprehend what makes Bitcoin special, we must first comprehend how it operates on a technological basis. We’ll answer all of your Bitcoin-related questions. What is Bitcoin’s mechanism? What sets Bitcoin apart from other cryptocurrencies? What level of protection do you have for your Bitcoins? What is the level of anonymity for Bitcoin users? What factors influence Bitcoin’s price? Is it possible to monitor cryptocurrencies? What does the future hold for us. The sharp increase in the valuation of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, followed by a sharp drop, drew global attention to cryptocurrencies as a form of payment. Bitcoin is driven by blockchain technology, which has been heralded as the next big thing. After completing this course, you’ll have everything you need to tell truth from fiction when it comes to Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. You’ll be able to build stable applications that connects with the Bitcoin network using the logical foundations you’ve learned. You’ll also be able to incorporate Bitcoin-related concepts into your own designs. This course is for individuals and companies interested in learning how to invest in cryptocurrencies. Professors Jessica Wachter and Sarah Hammer will walk you through the process of creating a system for studying both cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. You’ll learn how to identify a currency and examine the basis of digital signatures and cryptocurrency blockchain technologies. At the conclusion of this tutorial, you’ll provide a thorough understanding of Cryptocurrency’s facts, the complexities of Blockchain technologies, and a solid roadmap for integrating Cryptocurrency into your investment plans.

  • Skills You Will Master:

Cryptocurrency & its Applications – In this section we will learn a cryptocurrency is a form of digital or virtual currency designed to be used as a means of exchange. It works in a similar way to real-world currencies, but it doesn’t have a physical form and relies on cryptography to function.

Role of Cryptocurrency – In this topic we will see the role of cryptocurrency and specific coin ownership documents are held in a registry that exists in the form of a computerized database. Crypto is a digital commodity intended to act as a means of trade.

Cryptocurrency and Stock Market – In this section we will learn cryptocurrency trading entails using a CFD trading account to speculate on price fluctuations or using an exchange to buy and sell the underlying coins. More information on cryptocurrency investing, how it operates, and what drives the markets can be found here.

Monetary and Payment System – In this topic we will see in both domestic and foreign transactions, payment mechanisms are used instead of currency.

What is Bitcoin? – In this section we will learn the actual meaning of bitcoin and the purpose and advantage of using bitcoin.

What is Mining Cryptocurrencies? – In this section we will learn mining cryptocurrencies involves validating data blocks and adding transaction records to a public record.

Learning Objectives

Understand the theory of Blockchain
Have a strong understanding of what blockchain technology is.
Understand what Bitcoin is and how it works.
Know and use key vocabulary and concepts commonly used when discussing blockchain.

Material Includes

  • 11 on demand videos
  • Downloadable exercise files
  • Lifetime Access
  • Certificate of Completion


  • There are no requirements needed to enroll beyond having a business interest in learning how blockchain and Bitcoin works

Target Audience

  • Business people who want to learn more about how blockchain and Bitcoin.
  • Students who wants to expand their understanding on how blockchain works.


11 Lessons1h



Features of Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency & its Applications

Individual Ownership


Features of the Blockchain

Role of Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency and Stock Market

Cryptocurrency Into Perspective

Monetary and Payment System

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Duration 1 hour
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Material Includes

  • 11 on demand videos
  • Downloadable exercise files
  • Lifetime Access
  • Certificate of Completion

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