ABC of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency

What is Cryptocurrency and how is it an innovative and effective replacement of general currency? This course is designed for individuals and organizations who want to learn how to navigate investment in cryptocurrencies. Cryptocurrency has the potential to fundamentally change the way business is conducted, and to transform the foundations of our economic and social systems. Despite its far-reaching potential, there remains a level of uncertainty around crypto-assets and the breadth of its application as an economic catalyst.

The course aims to cover the basics of cryptocurrency trading. It starts with how trading and money evolved over the years and moves on to how you can purchase, store, trade and exchange cryptocurrencies. Aman Sanduja, co-founder at Zubi.io, guides you step by step through this course to gain a basic understanding of how crypto trading works.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understanding of the blockchain technology basics.
  • Foundational understanding of the history of money and how cryptocurrencies works.
  • Knowledge of purchasing, storing, and trading cryptocurrencies.
  • Understanding of best practises and scams related to crypto trading.

 

The Flow of the Course

This course focuses on understanding the value decentralized framework. We learn how familiar ideas like network effects and mechanism design can hold unique power for crypto networks. It is aimed at turning you into a profitable crypto trading ninja in a short period of time and provides you with all the proven strategies, secret tactics and cheat sheets that make your trading process easier.

Anyone looking to explore blockchain technology’s potential use—by entrepreneurs and incumbents—to change the world of money and finance. The course begins with a review of Bitcoin and an understanding of the commercial, technical, of blockchain technology, distributed ledgers, and smart contracts. The course then continues on to how to Trade Cryptocurrency Broken Down Into Bite-Sized Steps + Profitable Trading Experience & Strategies!

Curriculum

TITLE IN THE LECTURE DURATION
Cryptocurrency essentials and foundations History of money, fundamentals of bitcoin, a brief intro about blockchain technology. 1 Hour
How to get cryptocurrencies? How to purchase, types of exchanges, Hayek’s model, distributed ledger transaction. 27 Minutes
Mining and economics of cryptocurrency Cryptocurrency mining, block transactions, miner, types of machines, hashing rate, total supply, proof of work. 50 Minutes
Storing cryptocurrency Types of wallets, best practices, scams. 1 Hour
Get familiar with crypto exchanges Types of exchanges, How to pick an exchange, how exchanges work, volume, fees, top exchanges, growth. 48 Minutes

Instructor: Aman Sanduja

He is an emerging technology leader and an entrepreneur who has co-founded three companies. He has taught 10000+ students and professionals on blockchain and digital assets across Southeast Asia. Sanduja is a professor on upgrad, a TEDx speaker and also on the board of Times groups, Bennett university. Previously, he did innovation with Google and Primal Enterprise. Sanduja has excelled in courses on entrepreneurship and management from IIT Delhi and Stanford University. He is one of the early adopters of blockchain and cryptocurrencies in India and has advised various state governments and organizations on the adoption and application of the technology. He has traded, and managed portfolios and has spoken at numerous premier institutions and organizations in the country. His research focuses on blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies, and the economics of equity crowdfunding and startup growth.

About Zubi

Zubi is a Tech-ed platform that aims to bridge the gap between the industry and academia by providing an innovative way to get up skilled in emerging technology. It is India’s first emerging technology company, focusing on building an integrated and inclusive ecosystem around new-age technologies. Through their transformative and personalized ecosystem, they aim to empower and upskill people to disrupt the future and excel.

Instructor

He is an emerging technology leader and an entrepreneur who has co-founded three companies. He has taught 10000+ students and professionals on blockchain and digital assets across Southeast Asia. Sanduja is a professor on upgrad, a TEDx speaker and also on the board of Times groups, Bennett university. Previously, he did innovation with Google and Primal Enterprise. Sanduja has excelled courses on entrepreneurship and management from IIT Delhi and Stanford University. He is one of the early adopters of blockchain and cryptocurrencies in India and has advised various state governments and organizations on the adoption and application of the technology. He has traded, and managed portfolios and has spoken at numerous premier institutions and organizations in the country. His research focuses on blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies, and the economics of equity crowdfunding and startup growth.