SDSC3003 - Blockchain

Offering Academic Unit
School of Data Science
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2022/23, Semester B 2022/23, Summer 2023

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

Blockchain technology facilitates marketplaces, digital platforms, privacy and trust without traditional intermediaries. This course provides students an elementary introduction of both technological aspect and economical aspect of Blockchain technology, including the mechanism underlying its functioning and some of its core applications, such as cryptocurrency, smart contract, initial coin/token offering, and others.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 40%
Examination: 60%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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