What Is Blockchain Technology - Definition


In this course you are going to learn about blockchain technology. This is the technology that was created in 2009 by Satoshi Nakamoto that powers Bitcoin and most cryptocurrencies. However as a technology it is not always understood. I will explain the technical definition of Blockchain as a technology, its applications in to cryptocurrencies and other enterprise solutions. This is a theoretical course, where you will be educated on Blockchain. This course is designed for non-technical people who are looking to get a better understanding of blockchain technology, the terms and concepts used and how they are all connected.

What You will Learn?

  • Understanding blockchain technology
  • What is included in a block, how are blocks created
  • How is the chain formed, difference between blockchain and a database
  • How does blockchain process transactions
  • What is blockchain proof of work
  • What are smart contracts and ICO
  • Difference between public and private blockchain
  • Understanding enterprise blockchains and future blockchain courses


  • None


  • Basic understanding of Blockchain technology

Tutor: Bertha Kgokong

Software Programmer And Tech Entrepreneur

Software Programmer and Tech Entrepreneur, i have extensive experience in Software Development - end-to-end in most platforms, Business Processes and Entrepreneurship. I am a fully qualified Engineer, with a Bachelors Degree and Masters in Business Administration - with over 17 years of professional experience. I am also an entrepreneur with a couple of award winning ventures and projects in Software Development.