Learn how Cryptocurrencies, Blockchain and AI are transforming finance.
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DFIN-511: Introduction to Digital Currencies is the first course of the Master of Science degree (MSc) in Digital Currency programme.
Learn about the critical legal, regulatory, and policy issues associated with cryptocurrencies, initial coin offerings, online lending, new payments and wealth management technologies, and financial account aggregators.
Topics covered include payments, cryptocurrency and blockchain, lending, crowdfunding, modern investing and insurtech.
Innovate with the Next Frontier in technology. Learn how the blockchain is leading to a paradigm shift in decentralized application programming.
An online programme on blockchain for business leaders and innovators.
What blockchain is and how it works, how blockchain will affect the future of business and your organization,
After this course, you’ll know everything you need to be able to separate fact from fiction when reading claims about Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies
Review challenges in cryptography, the use of cryptographic keys in blockchains, and understand key encryption design principles. This course helps to build confidence in navigating the blockchain revolution as you will learn to evaluate the strength of each blockchain and how it is authenticated.
Stack this course with others to earn an online certificate in FinTech, Blockchain for Business, or Digital Leadership. The Cryptocurrencies and Ledgers course must be completed before enrolling in Cryptography Essentials.
Explore the technical side of blockchain technology and its application as a trusted third party in our digital world. Professor Ari Juels will provide an example of blockchain technology’s trusted ledger system by building a theoretical cryptocurrency from scratch. Learn about different blockchain applications and discover additional ways it transforms online transactions and communication.
Stack this course with others to earn an online certificate in FinTech, Blockchain for Business, or Digital Leadership.
In this certificate series, you will delve into the world of blockchain technology and the promise it holds for business.
You will study how cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin make use of the blockchain to facilitate p2p digital transactions. Then, with a solid understanding of the mechanics of the Bitcoin blockchain protocol, you will discover the problems blockchain technologies aim to solve and determine how they can support your business goals.
This course aims to unpack the hype behind the “crypto craze” and give you the facts. Through the eyes of leading industry experts and Stanford instructors, you’ll learn what blockchains and cryptocurrencies are, how they can be used, and where the future of this technology is headed.
This FREE course begins with a detailed discussion of how two parties who have a shared secret key can communicate securely when a powerful adversary eavesdrops and tampers with traffic.
Deepen your knowledge of bitcoin and blockchain, leaders of the cryptocurrecy revolution.
After this course, you’ll have a deeper understanding of blockchain technology and its long-term implications for business, coupled with knowledge of its relationship to other emerging technologies such as AI and IoT.