Blockchain and Cryptocurrency: The Future of Digital Finance

This course aims to provide students with a foundational understanding of blockchain technology and cryptocurrency and how it has disrupted traditional financial systems. The emergence of decentralised finance has opened up new possibilities for various industries, making this course ideal for those interested in the future of digital finance.

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Why study this course?

Blockchain and cryptocurrency have disrupted traditional financial systems, paving the way for a new era of decentralised finance. If you are interested in understanding the future of digital finance and the revolutionary impact of blockchain and cryptocurrency on various industries, this course is for you. By the end of this programme, you will have a strong foundational understanding of blockchain technology, cryptocurrency, and how it can be applied in different fields.

Who should study this course?

This programme is designed for professionals who want to explore the emerging field of blockchain and cryptocurrency. It is suitable for business executives, entrepreneurs, financial analysts, and anyone interested in digital finance.

Please note that this course is only available to Postgraduate students and members of the staff at BSBI. If you are a current student or staff, please email

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What skills will you gain?

By the end of this course, you will have gained the following skills:

  1. Understanding of blockchain technology, cryptocurrency, and decentralised finance.
  2. Ability to evaluate the potential of blockchain and cryptocurrency in different industries.
  3. Understanding of smart contracts and their application.
  4. Ability to identify real-world blockchain use cases and their potential benefits.



  • 1. Blockchain and Cryptocurrency for Industry Analysis
    • a. Focusing on case studies of companies that have successfully implemented blockchain and cryptocurrency in their business model.
    • b. Analysis of potential benefits and challenges of integrating blockchain and cryptocurrency into specific business functions.
  • 2. Cryptocurrency Investment Analysis
    • a. Using cryptocurrency market data to perform investment analysis and predict future trends in the market.
    • b. Developing proposals for a cryptocurrency investment strategy based on the analysis.
  • 3. Decentralised Finance (DeFi) Application Analysis
    • a. Analysing real-world DeFi applications and their impact on various industries.
    • b. Developing proposals for integrating DeFi applications into specific business functions.

How will you learn?

  • Live learning from an expert faculty
  • Learning from an industry expert
  • Committed support team and high-tech learning platform
  • Form discussion for peer-to-peer learning
  • Integrated assignments and breakout rooms
  • Questions and answers
  • Writing skills
  • Flexible learning

Learning Outcomes

  • Understanding of blockchain technology and its features, such as immutability, security, and decentralisation.
  • Knowledge of different types of cryptocurrencies and their underlying technology, including blockchain consensus algorithms, transaction confirmation, and digital wallets.
  • Ability to evaluate the potential of blockchain and cryptocurrencies in various industries, such as finance, healthcare, logistics, and supply chain management.
  • Understanding of the role of decentralised finance (DeFi) and its potential to disrupt traditional financial systems.
  • Ability to identify and analyse real-world blockchain use cases and their potential benefits, such as reducing fraud, improving supply chain transparency, and enhancing digital identity management.
  • Knowledge of smart contracts, their functionality, and applications in different industries, such as insurance, real estate, and e-commerce.
  • Understanding of the legal and regulatory landscape of blockchain and cryptocurrencies, including the potential risks and challenges associated with their adoption.