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About the Course

What is Cryptocurrency and how is it an innovative and effective method of currency? This course was designed for individuals and organizations who want to learn how to navigate investment in cryptocurrencies. Professors Jessica Wachter and Sarah Hammer will guide you through developing a framework for understanding both Cryptocurrency and Blockchain. You’ll learn how to define a currency, analyze the foundations of digital signatures and blockchain technology in cryptocurrency, and accurately assess the risks of cryptocurrency in a modern investment portfolio. By the end of this course, you’ll have a deep understanding of the realities of Cryptocurrency, the intricacies of Blockchain technology, and an effective strategy for incorporating Cryptocurrency into your investment plans. No prerequisites are required, although "Fintech: Foundations, Payments, and Regulations" from Wharton's Fintech Specialization is recommended....

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Jun 9, 2020

Explained everything in detail. I did have to do some of my own research to fully understand but it was overall great! Highly recommend for anyone who is trying to be more involved in the Blockchain.


Jun 27, 2019

This course was everything you said it would be, quite informational but a lot of work. I enjoyed the slides because they were advanced and quite organized with large volume - it is TRUE :) And I als

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By Chetan S

Apr 15, 2020

Very informative and it is more than an Introduction. Everything can be learned from all 4 modules.

By vivek

Jan 18, 2021

Its just the course to get one get an ring-side view of the exciting world of Blockchain . Thanks

By Alejandro S

Sep 16, 2021

Information was well provided, quizzes were adapted with the material explained over the videos

By Edward H

Dec 27, 2022

Well put together course! Excellent for expanding your knowledge of blockchain and crypto.

By Jeremiah M

Aug 13, 2022

Good content that has introduced me to Cryptocurrency and Blockchain. I highly recommend it.

By Thùy A D

Apr 3, 2022

Thank you for your efficiency course. I also really appreciate your  programs and courses .

By dj w

Jun 11, 2021

This course is very helpful to understand background basic of cryptocurrency and blockchain

By Mauro D B

Apr 21, 2021

Some lessons were very hard to follow, but overall it was a fantastic learning experience

By ukut v

Apr 11, 2021

highly insightful, nice work by the lecturers. thank you professor Watcher and hammer

By Fernando P G

Feb 7, 2022

Very good one, it teaches you all of the basic aspects of the Blockchain technology.

By Mahmoud M

Mar 13, 2021

Third model was a very dense part especially for none finance background participant

By Cole P

Jul 10, 2019

Finally, I have a foundation no how blockchain is formed and works. Great course.

By Pui Y Y

Sep 7, 2021

It is a easy to learn course. Good choice to any Crypto Beginner

Highly recommend

By Ho Y L

Apr 3, 2021

Provide me with a good understanding of Cryptocurrency and Blockchain technology!

By Aashraye S W

Jun 22, 2021

Just overwhelmed with the knowledge that I got after attending these modules.

By Albert L

Oct 11, 2020

Inspring course on Blockchain technology and its usage in various industries

By Atta G k

Jul 1, 2020

this is a very good course and I would encourage everyone to take it serious

By 劉岦崱

Jul 16, 2019

ery inspiring and pretty well playing a Mythbuster in clarifying Bitcoin!

By Rishabh S

Aug 29, 2021

The first 3 modules were fantastic, but the fourth was severely lacking

By Tushar A

Jun 26, 2020

Very interesting and fruitful learning and the pedagogy is excellent .

By Sadhana S

Nov 19, 2021

Really enjoyed the course. Extremely Crisp presentation of concepts.

By יאיר פ

Sep 6, 2019

The test was with errors and typos. Other than that, a great course.


Nov 24, 2022

Showed a whole picture of cryptocurrency, it is very professional.

By Armaann k

Jul 17, 2021

Amazing insights into the technical and financial side of crypto

By Claudia H

Jun 16, 2021

Really interesting and quick to complete! Definitely recommend.