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Approx. 15 hours to complete
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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Introduction to FinTech

3 hours to complete
11 videos (Total 94 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
11 videos
1.2: FinTech For Dinosaurs (Part 1)8m
1.3: FinTech For Dinosaurs (Part 2)6m
1.4: FinTech For Entrepreneurs (Part 1)11m
1.5: FinTech For Entrepreneurs (Part 2)8m
1.6: FinTech For Entrepreneurs (Part 3)6m
1.7: FinTech For Investors (Part 1)7m
1.8: FinTech For Investors (Part 2)10m
1.9: FinTech For Consumers10m
1.10: FinTech Case Study: Capital One10m
1.11: What is FinTech? Summary6m
2 readings
Course Outline10m
Assignment & Grading10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz - Week 130m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

FinTech Business Applications

3 hours to complete
15 videos (Total 129 min)
15 videos
2.2: Lending & Personal Finance (Part 1)11m
2.3: Lending & Personal Finance (Part 2)8m
2.4: Crowd-Funding and Business Financing (Part 1)9m
2.5: Crowd-Funding and Business Financing (Part 2)6m
2.6: Payments and Retail Transactions (Part 1)7m
2.7: Payments and Retail Transactions (Part 2)8m
2.8: Equity, Trading, and Investments (Part 1)9m
2.9: Equity, Trading, and Investments (Part 2)7m
2.10: Equity, Trading, and Investments (Part 3)5m
2.11: Cryptocurrencies (Part 1)10m
2.12: Cryptocurrencies (Part 2)12m
2.13: Banking Infrastructure, Tools, and Logistics (Part 1)6m
2.14: Banking Infrastructure, Tools, and Logistics (Part 2)7m
2.15: FinTech Business Applications Summary12m
1 practice exercise
Quiz - Week 230m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

The Tech of FinTech

2 hours to complete
12 videos (Total 103 min)
12 videos
3.2: Identity, Privacy, and Anonymity (Part 1)9m
3.3: Identity, Privacy, and Anonymity (Part 2)8m
3.4: Blockchain and Encryption (Part 1)8m
3.5: Blockchain and Encryption (Part 2)8m
3.6: Big Data and Analytics (Part 1)8m
3.7: Big Data and Analytics (Part 2)8m
3.8: AI, DSS, and Automation (Part 1)8m
3.9: AI, DSS, and Automation (Part 2)8m
3.10: Smartphones & Customer Tech (Part 1)8m
3.11: Smartphones & Customer Tech (Part 2)6m
3.12: The Tech of FinTech Summary9m
1 practice exercise
Quiz - Week 330m
Week
4

Week 4

7 hours to complete

FinTech Implications for Established Business

7 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 71 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
8 videos
4.2: Why is FinTech a Threat?12m
4.3: Global Trends in Fintech (Part 1)9m
4.4: Global Trends in Fintech (Part 2)10m
4.5: Direct Banking6m
4.6 Strategies for Banks and Insurance Companies12m
4.7: FinTech Implications to Business Summary7m
4.8: Introduction to the Final Project9m
1 reading
Rate this course10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz - Week 430m

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