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Beginner Level

Having some background knowledge of interest rate mechanics; basic financial concepts; familiarity with collateral; and money supply is helpful.

Approx. 6 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • Articulate the history and origins of decentralized finance

  • Define the key components of decentralized finance's infrastructure

  • Explain which problems decentralized finance is designed to solve and how

  • Identify myths or common misconceptions about decentralized finance

Skills you will gain

CryptographySmart ContractDecentralized ProtocolsgovernanceBlockchain Mechanics
Flexible deadlines
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Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Beginner Level

Having some background knowledge of interest rate mechanics; basic financial concepts; familiarity with collateral; and money supply is helpful.

Approx. 6 hours to complete
English

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Duke University

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

The History of Decentralized Finance

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 69 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

DeFi Foundations

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 78 min)
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Problems DeFi Solves

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 51 min)
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

DeFi Myths and Facts

1 hour to complete
2 videos (Total 28 min)

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