About this Specialization

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As the Internet was the first digital medium for information, blockchain is the first native digital medium for value. Blockchain is poised to transform the economy and society at large—redefining the ways we transact online, share ideas, and manage workflows. The financial services sector is a key lever in such transformations. This four-course specialization introduces learners to the world of blockchain technology for financial services—including what blockchain is, how it works, and why it is revolutionary. Students learn about various categories of cryptoassets and the ways they can be transacted on a blockchain. They learn how blockchain is transforming the economy and society at large—redefining workflows, global payments, and prosperity. As an outcome of this specialization, students produce a Strategic Action Plan wherein they identify and evaluate a promising application of blockchain technology within the financial services industry. The Specialization is taught by Don Tapscott and Alex Tapscott, globally-recognized authorities on innovation and technology and authors of the best-selling book, “Blockchain Revolution.” It also includes various industry experts and practitioners who will share their experiences within the blockchain ecosystem.
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Beginner Level
Approx. 5 months to complete
Suggested 4 hours/week
English
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online courses
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible Schedule
Set and maintain flexible deadlines.
Beginner Level
Approx. 5 months to complete
Suggested 4 hours/week
English

There are 4 Courses in this Specialization

Course1

Course 1

Introduction to Blockchain for Financial Services

4.7
stars
172 ratings
56 reviews
Course2

Course 2

Blockchain, Cryptoassets, and Decentralized Finance

4.7
stars
74 ratings
16 reviews
Course3

Course 3

Blockchain Transformations of Financial Services

4.7
stars
63 ratings
12 reviews
Course4

Course 4

Blockchain in Financial Services: Strategic Action Plan

4.6
stars
9 ratings
4 reviews

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