BC 101 - Introduction to Blockchain

This introductory course from the Emerging Technologies Academy (ETA) (powered by blocksEDU) and certified by the Foundational Technologies Institute) provides a foundation for understanding the emerging technology of Blockchain.
BC 101 - Introduction to Blockchain

Course curriculum

  • 1
    Welcome to - Introduction to Blockchain
  • 2
    Lesson 1 - The Origin of Blockchain
  • 3
    Lesson 2 - All about Blockchain
    • 014 - Video: How does a blockchain work
    • 015 - Text of: How does a blockchain work
    • 016 - A deeper dive into understanding Blockchain
    • 017 - Video: An overview of what will be covered in this section
    • 018 - Text of: An overview of what will be covered in this section
    • 019 - Video: Overview of blockchain
    • 020 - Text of: Overview of blockchain
    • 021 - Lesson 2 - Quiz 1
    • 022 - Video: Blockchain Technology - Basics
    • 023 - Text of; Blockchain Technology - Basics
    • 024 - Video: The Evolution of Blockchain Technology
    • 025 - Text of: The Evolution of Blockchain Technology
    • 026 - Lesson 2 - Quiz 2
    • 027 - Video: Introduction to the Decentralized Web
    • 028 - Text of: Introduction to the Decentralized Web
    • 029 - Video: Introduction to the Distributed Organization
    • 030 - Text of: Introduction to the Distributed Organization
    • 031 - Lesson 2 - Quiz 3
    • 032 - Video: Introduction to Distributed Ledgers
    • 033 - Text of: Introduction to Distributed Ledgers
    • 034 - Video: Introduction to Smart Contracts
    • 035 - Text of: Introduction to Smart Contracts
    • 036 - Lesson 2 - Quiz 4
    • 037 - Video: Introduction to Distributed Applications
    • 038 - Text of: Introduction to Distributed Applications
    • 039 - Video: Introduction to the Internet of Value
    • 040 - Text of: Introduction to the Internet of Value
    • 041 - Lesson 2 - Quiz 5
    • 042 - Video: Introduction to the Token Economy
    • 043 - Text of: Introduction to the Token Economy
    • 044 - Lesson 2 - Quiz 6
    • 045 - Video: Conclusion to this section - All about Blockchain
    • 046 - Text of: Conclusion to this section - "All About Blockchain"
    • Student Discussion forum for Lesson 2 - All about blockchain
  • 4
    Lesson 3 - Cryptocurrency
    • 048 - What is Cryptocurrency
    • 049 - Video: Introduction to how Bitcoin works
    • 050 - Text of: Introduction to how Bitcoin works
    • 051 - Video: An explanation of Cryptocurrencies
    • 052 - Text of: An explanation of Cryptocurrencies
    • 053 - Video: An example of the Digital Economy
    • 054 - Text of: An example of the Digital Economy
    • 055 - Lesson 3 - Quiz 7
    • Student Discussion forum for Lesson 3 - Cryptocurrency
  • 5
    Final Exam - Introduction to Blockchain
    • 057 - Final Quiz: Introduction to Blockchain
  • 6
    Resources
    • 059- Text: Blockchain Glossary
    • 060 - Article Link: Banks and lawyers praise blockchain smart contract pilot
    • 061 - Article Link: London Metal Exchange Backs Plan to Track Physical Metals with Blockchain
    • 062 - Article Link: GM, BMW Back Blockchain Data Sharing for Self-Driving Cars
    • 063 - Article Link: Blockchain adopted by Canadian banks to verify client identities
    • 064 - Article Link: Five Banks Now Let Users Verify Their Identities Using a Blockchain App
    • 065 - Article Link: Vanguard’s $1.3 Trillion Blockchain Makes Bundesbank Look Foolish
    • 066 - Video Link: New technologies (blockchain) and food safety
    • 067 - Video Link: Blockchain Use Cases in Supply Chain, Anant Kadiyla of Oracle
  • 7
    Thank You - and we hope you enjoyed this journey. Are you ready for more?
    • 069 - What is Next?
  • 8
    Optional - History and Contributors
    • 071 - Optional Section
    • 072 - Videos: History and Contributors
    • 073 - Text of Videos: History and Contributors for downloading
    • 074 - Optional Quiz: - History and Contributors
    • Student Discussion forum - Optional - History and Contributors