Blockchain Foundations

    EX 1111 is offered this spring:

Explore the world of blockchain, bit­coin, and dis­trib­uted ledgers in this intro­duc­to­ry course. Learn how blockchain/​cryptocurrency tech­nol­o­gy works and what are its prac­ti­cal appli­ca­tions. Under­stand the his­to­ry and the mas­sive dis­rup­tive poten­tial of this tech­nol­o­gy. Exam­ine use cas­es of blockchain across indus­tries, includ­ing: finan­cial ser­vices, bank­ing, sup­ply chain man­age­ment, the gam­ing indus­try, adver­tis­ing, and more.


Jun 5, 2023Jun 18, 2023
Asyn­chro­nous online learning, eClass

In asynchronous online courses, students are expected to move through the course material at the same pace as their peers, but there are no real-time virtual classroom sessions to attend. All components of this type of course are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool. for­mat details

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This course has no prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.

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EX 1111 is offered this spring: