This course explains one of the most important cryptocurrency networks, Ethereum, and how it is poised to lead the charge for decentralized finance (DeFi). In this course, we will examine the origins and purpose of Ethereum. We will also compare how its purpose is different from Bitcoin as digital currency because Ethereum allows the use of Smart Contracts and Decentralized Applications (Dapps). We will also teach you how the supply and demand fundamentals of Ethereum is unique.
After taking this course, you will have a greater appreciation for the Ethereum network.
Cryptocurrency Intermediates: Understanding Ethereum learning objectives
Upon completing this course, you will be able to:
- Understand what is Ethereum the difference between Ether and Ethereum
- Differentiate between proof of work and proof of stake
- Learn about the purpose and background of Ethereum
- Understand what are Smart Contracts and Dapps
- Be able to explain how the concept of Gas works in Ethereum.
Cryptocurrency Intermediates: Understanding Ethereum is a prep/required/elective course of CFI’s Cryptocurrencies Bundle.
Understanding Ethereum is part of CFI’s Cryptocurrency Bundle, which focuses on the new and exciting world of Crypto and Decentralized Finance (DeFi). These courses will start by teaching the learner the fundamentals of currency, blockchains, crypto technology, and decentralized digital value exchange. We’ll look in-depth at some of the leading Cryptocurrencies as well as explore how this new asset class is evolving with both unprecedented demand and increasing regulation.
Who should take this Cryptocurrencies course?
Understanding Ethereum is aimed at learners who want to learn more about how Ethereum fits into the exciting new field of Decentralized Finance (DeFi).