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Diploma in Blockchain Technology and Applications

In this free online course you will learn the basics of Blockchain Technology and how to utilize its many applications.

Publisher: NPTEL
This free online blockchain course introduces you to Blockchain technology and all its applications, including cryptocurrencies. You will learn how these applications can be utilized securely and efficiently to solve personal and real-world problems. You will learn about the differences between public and private keys and how to use them to securely. Check out this course today and improve your knowledge and skills.
Diploma in Blockchain Technology and Applications
  • Duration

    10-15 Hours
  • Students

    10,506
  • Accreditation

    CPD

Description

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Outcome

Certification

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Description

In this course, you will be introduced to Blockchain technology and its applications. It begins by clearly defining exactly what Blockchain is, how the blockchain works as an immutable ledger of transactions and why it is said to be tamper-proof. You will learn about the consensus mechanism and also about a process called Hashing.

Next, you will learn about Cryptocurrencies, how they are created, and how they can be used. You will be introduced to the general concepts of cryptography and how information and data can be encrypted and decrypted. You will learn about the differences between public and private keys and how to use them to securely execute blockchain transactions.

Next, you will be introduced to the Ethereum blockchain. You will learn about how it works and how it differs from the Bitcoin blockchain. You will also learn about smart contracts and how to create and deploy them on the Ethereum blockchain. Lastly, you will be exposed to several misconceptions relating to cryptocurrencies and the blockchain ecosystem as a whole. Check out this course today and learn the basics of Blockchain Technology and how to utilize its many applications.

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