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Semaine 1

3 heures pour terminer

Cryptographic foundations of the blockchain

3 heures pour terminer
10 vidéos (Total 46 min), 2 lectures, 4 quiz
10 vidéos
What Excites You About Blockchain?3 min
Introduction to week 12 min
Financial Markets Today: Financial Intermediation4 min
Financial Market Infrastructures5 min
How blockchain can change the financial system6 min
A blockchain-based startup: Proof of Steak4 min
Public Key Cryptography8 min
Hash Functions - Five Properties4 min
Merkle Trees5 min
2 lectures
How the course works5 min
Week 1 Resources10 min
3 exercices pour s'entraîner
Changing the financial system
Foundations of blockchain10 min
Week 1 Graded Quiz

Semaine 2

1 heure pour terminer

Mastering the blockchain technology

1 heure pour terminer
9 vidéos (Total 44 min), 1 lecture, 2 quiz
9 vidéos
Single- and double-entry bookkeeping3 min
In conversation: How will blockchain disrupt banks?6 min
What is a blockchain?3 min
From blocks to blockchain7 min
Distributed consensus4 min
Consensus Mechanisms overview5 min
Consensus Mechanism: Proof Of Work6 min
Consensus Mechanism: Proof of Stake3 min
1 lecture
Week 2 Resources10 min
2 exercices pour s'entraîner
Distributed consensus6 min
Week 2 Graded Quiz

Semaine 3

1 heure pour terminer

How Artificial Intelligence Changes Data Analytics

1 heure pour terminer
10 vidéos (Total 60 min), 1 lecture, 2 quiz
10 vidéos
What is artificial intelligence? - A bird's eye view5 min
Artificial Intelligence in Banks3 min
Unsupervised learning - Agglomerative clustering7 min
Unsupervised learning - Partitional clustering6 min
Supervised learning4 min
Supervised learning - Classification and Regression6 min
Reinforcement learning6 min
Aunnie Patton Power: Artificial Intelligence and Impact Investing6 min
Benji Meltzer: Aerobotics - Using Artificial Intelligence for tree crop protection10 min
1 lecture
Week 3 Resources10 min
2 exercices pour s'entraîner
Machine learning14 min
Week 3 Graded Quiz

Semaine 4

4 heures pour terminer

Preparing your company for the fintech revolution

4 heures pour terminer
8 vidéos (Total 51 min), 3 lectures, 2 quiz
8 vidéos
Web 3.0 - from client-server architecture to distributed applications8 min
Blockchain benefits6 min
Blockchain considerations7 min
Blockchain outside finance: supply chain solutions5 min
Custos Media Technologies - Fighting piracy using blockchain13 min
Do you need blockchain?4 min
Custos Media Technologies - Do you need blockchain?3 min
3 lectures
Case studies: Non-financial application of blockchain10 min
When or when not to use blockchain10 min
Week 4 Resources10 min
1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Blockchain and technology choices18 min



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À propos du Spécialisation Fintech Startups in Emerging Markets

The University of Cape Town’s specialization will give aspiring entrepreneurs the tools to understand the technological innovations and challenges the financial services industry faces in the emerging market context. The specialization covers foundations of the changing financial regulations, new technological applications like blockchain or artificial intelligence and design thinking for startups in emerging markets. Through real-world case studies, you will see how this technology can unlock growth and spur innovation and will understand the specific emerging economies environment within which innovation can take place. This specialization is particularly suited for entrepreneurs or aspiring entrepreneurs who want to learn how they can harness the power of fintech or technology in an emerging market. You will work on a business plan for your own fintech or tech-based startup idea in the capstone project comprising a business model canvas and pitch. This allows aspiring entrepreneurs to take a tangible step towards launching their own startup. Watch the course trailer...
Fintech Startups in Emerging Markets

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