Blockchain Foundation Course
Hired recently published a report saying that in the past one year, the demand for blockchain specialists have increased by 400%.
According to another report, the average earning of a blockchain engineer have soared to between $150-175,000 per year. That’s more than than the $135,000 average software engineer salary, that puts AI and Machine Learning specialists in the same bracket as blockchain engineers – a near 20% difference in salary.
That is how important and vital the blockchain technology is today. The demand is high, the supply is a lot lesser. Getting a strong foundation in blockchain is important in 2019 for a
In August, 2017…
I put together 5 topics and put them up on this website bundled in a free to register course. Till October, 2018 close to 900 people registered and completed the course. The feedback was encouraging and motivated me to dig deeper into the technology to bring up this course.
What You’ll Learn
- Understanding what a Blockchain is and how it works
- Understanding the technologies that power the Blockchain
- Understanding advanced Blockchain concepts
- Case studies of products and platforms built on Blockchain
- How Blockchain can help in different industry verticals
- How to approach Blockchain development
Please check the “Curriculum” tab for list of topics
There are no requirements needed to enroll beyond having an academic, professional and/or business interest in understanding the whats and hows of blockchain technology and how it seek to improve the functioning of various industries.
Mode of Delivery
- Text (in English)
There are two types of certificates available for this course –
Course Participation Certificate
This e-certificate is awarded to anyone who has registered and gone through a minimum of 80% of the course material. This certificate is manually generated and sent to you over email.
Course Completion Certificate
This e-certificate is awarded to anyone who has scored 60% and above in the quizzes. Certificate is automatically generated once the completion criteria is fulfilled. You can download it.
A lot of hard work, research has gone into creation of this course. Every care has been taken to ensure that you are satisfied with the course and that the objectives enlisted are met.
However, it may so happen that you do not like the course content and in such a scenario we do allow refunds. To protect genuine refund requests from fraudulent requests, we have refund policy in place as follows:
- Any refund requested in 5 days will be processed provided point 2 is not violated
- If more than 40% of the course is attended at the time of seeking refund, no refund will be processed
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Enroll today, get a rock solid foundation in the blockchain.
- Lectures 34
- Quizzes 0
- Language English
- Students 55
- Certificate Yes
- Assessments Yes
Module 1 - Stepping Into The World of Blockchain
This section is a non-technical overview on the world today without blockchain and understanding how Distributed Ledger Technologies like blockchain performs a transaction. This module will serve as a ice-breaking module to prepare you for the modules later
Module 2 - Core Blockchain Concepts
Learn about the core components and features that power the blockchain and how each strengthen the technology
- Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Network
- Cryptography and Digital Signatures
- Understanding Blockchain Design
- Blockchain Features
- Types of Blockchain
- Merkle Trees
- Hashing in Blockchains
- Understanding Consensus Protocols
- Proof of Work (PoW)
- Proof of Stake (PoS)
- Other Consensus Protocols
- Byzantine Fault Tolerance (BFT)
- Blockchain Components
Module 3 - Advanced Blockchain Concepts - Part 1 - Smart Contracts
Understand how contracts are made in the world today and how they can be made smart using the blockchain
Module 4 - Advanced Blockchain Concepts - Part 2
As blockchain was discussed, tested, brain-stormed, more powerful features were realized, conceptualized and designed. This module discussed many of these features and improvements.
Module 5 - Blockchain Products, Platforms and Case Studies
Case studies and short what's and how's of major blockchain platforms and products
Module 6 - Career in Blockchain
Basics of blockchain learnt, time to proceed on to more greater things. How to approach blockchain development and understanding the various career options available in the world today.