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Blockchain Basics

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About this course

The course deals with the fundamentals of Blockchain Technology. You will learn how blockchain works, its advantages over traditional database systems, various consensus mechanisms, data security in blockchain and a lot more on the functional aspects of the technology involved.

Skills covered

  • check Blockchain Fundamentals
  • check Consensus Mechanisms
  • check Architecture of a Blockchain
  • check Transaction Mechanism in Blockchain

Course Syllabus

Blockchain Basics

  • play What is blockchain
  • play Database vs. blockchain
  • play Blockchain cryptography
  • play Role of intermediaries
  • play Accounts
  • play blocks
  • play transactions and merkle trees
  • play Consensus mechanism
  • play Proof of work and stake
  • play Mechanism of blockchain transaction
  • play Blockchain ecosystem
  • play Why industries need blockchain
  • play Industry challenges for blockchain adoption
  • play Blockchain examples

Course Certificate

Get Blockchain Basics course completion certificate from Great learning which you can share in the Certifications section of your LinkedIn profile, on printed resumes, CVs, or other documents.

GL Academy Sample Certificate

Discussion on Blockchain Basics


Juhi Kumari

21 July 2020, 10:27 AM

When start this course?

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Nikhil Jain

21 July 2020, 10:33 AM

Hi Juhi,

You can enrol in this course using the below link

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