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
    • How does a blockchain work FREE PREVIEW
    • Text of: How does a blockchain work
    • (Section) A deeper dive into understanding Blockchain
    • An overview of what will be covered in this section
    • Text of: An overview of what will be covered in this section
    • Overview of blockchain
    • Text of: Overview of blockchain
    • Lesson 2 - Quiz 1
    • Blockchain Technology - Basics
    • Text of; Blockchain Technology - Basics
    • The Evolution of Blockchain Technology
    • Text of: The Evolution of Blockchain Technology
    • Lesson 2 - Quiz 2
    • Introduction to the Decentralized Web
    • Text of: Introduction to the Decentralized Web
    • Introduction to the Distributed Organization
    • Text of: Introduction to the Distributed Organization
    • Lesson 2 - Quiz 3
    • Introduction to Distributed Ledgers
    • Text of: Introduction to Distributed Ledgers
    • Video: Introduction to Smart Contracts
    • Text of: Introduction to Smart Contracts
    • Lesson 2 - Quiz 4
    • Video: Introduction to Distributed Applications
    • Text of: Introduction to Distributed Applications
    • Introduction to the Internet of Value
    • Text of: Introduction to the Internet of Value
    • Lesson 2 - Quiz 5
    • Introduction to the Token Economy
    • Text of: Introduction to the Token Economy
    • Lesson 2 - Quiz 6
    • Conclusion to this section - All about Blockchain
    • Conclusion to this section - "All About Blockchain"
    • Student Discussion forum for Lesson 2 - All about blockchain
  • 4
    Lesson 3 - Cryptocurrency
    • What is Cryptocurrency
    • Introduction to how Bitcoin works FREE PREVIEW
    • Text of: Introduction to how Bitcoin works
    • An explanation of Cryptocurrencies
    • Text of: An explanation of Cryptocurrencies
    • An example of the Digital Economy
    • Text of: An example of the Digital Economy
    • Lesson 3 - Quiz 7
    • Student Discussion forum for Lesson 3 - Cryptocurrency
  • 5
    Final Exam - Introduction to Blockchain
    • 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?
    • What is Next?
  • 8
    Optional - History and Contributors
    • Optional Section
    • Videos: History and Contributors
    • Text of Videos: History and Contributors for downloading
    • 074 - Optional Quiz: - History and Contributors
    • Student Discussion forum - Optional - History and Contributors