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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Module 1: InsurTech

1 hour to complete
6 videos (Total 56 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
6 videos
Emerging Technologies: AI & Machine Learning5m
Redefining Insurance Industry6m
Classifications of InsurTech Companies13m
Investment & Market Size of the InsurTech Industry14m
InsurTech, FinTech, & Financial Inclusion9m
1 reading
Module 1 Lecture Slides10m
1 practice exercise
Module 1 Quiz: InsurTech
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

Module 2: Real Estate Tech

1 hour to complete
11 videos (Total 38 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
11 videos
What is Real Estate Tech?4m
Size of the Global Real Estate Tech Market2m
Real Estate Tech: Exemplary Companies3m
Disruptive Incrementalist2m
Residential Real Estate Tech Startups2m
Trends in Residential Real Estate Tech4m
Commercial Real Estate Sector2m
Data2m
Commercial Real Estate Tech Examples3m
Conclusion2m
1 reading
Module 2 Lecture Slides10m
1 practice exercise
Module 2 Quiz: Real Estate Tech
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Module 3: Artificial Intelligence

1 hour to complete
7 videos (Total 35 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
7 videos
AI Market Size7m
Applications and Companies4m
Use Cases for AI in FinTech3m
The Future of AI in Robo-Advice3m
Machine Learning5m
Conclusion2m
1 reading
Module 3 Lecture Slides10m
1 practice exercise
Module 3 Quiz: Artificial Intelligence
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Module 4: Case Studies

1 hour to complete
2 videos (Total 57 min)
2 videos
Creating the New Frontier of FinTech: Wealthfront7m

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About the Fintech: Foundations & Applications of Financial Technology Specialization

Wharton's Fintech Specialization is designed to introduce you to the fundamental building blocks of financial technologies and real-world applications through case studies of Wharton-led companies in the field. You'll learn the the essential components of technology-driven financial strategies, from complex regulations to cryptocurrency to portfolio optimization. You'll also learn how modern investment strategies deploy technology to produce optimal results, explore the disruptive force of changing payment methods, analyze the changing regulatory landscape, and gain a deeper understanding of robo-advising, crowdfunding, peer-to-peer lending, and blockchain. By the end of this Specialization, you'll be able to make informed decisions about deploying financial technologies for yourself or for your business, giving you a competitive advantage in using the latest financial innovations....
Fintech: Foundations & Applications of Financial Technology

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