RCKT-BLCK 102 – Introduction to Bitcoin (14 hours online – week 2)

This course requires students to demonstrate their understanding of the two leading Blockchain Platforms.


Introduction to Bitcoin 


Learning outcomes:

By the end of this segment, the student should be able to:

  • explain what a token is and what it is used for
  • explain the value of Bitcoin as related to the new (digital) economy


Topics covered include:

  1. Cryptocurrencies – Bitcoin – how does it work
  2. Why was it created
  3. Legality
  4. What is Mining
  5. The future of Cryptocurrencies


Assessment Breakdowns

Grade/ Mark Breakdown

Individual Grade Percent
Assignment 50
Quizzes 50
Total 100