Beginner Course

At our beginner course you will learn the essential knowledge about Bitcoin. You will learn what nodes are, how mining works, how public / private key cryptography works, how addresses are built and everything else for a solid understanding of Bitcoin from a technical perspective. This course is the perfect introduction to Bitcoin for developers and technologists. It also provides the necessary knowledge for our Advanced Course.

 
 

 
 

Lectures

The Beginner Course is currently being developed. Please have a look at our Advanced Course for now.

Day 1

  1. Course Intro
  2. Public Key Cryptography Basics
  3. Bitcoin History
  4. Bitcoin Addresses
  5. Theory and Practice

Day 2

  1. Transactions Basics
  2. Mining Basics
  3. Consensus Basics
  4. Forks Basics
 
 

 
 

Teachers

  • Henrik Jonsson

  • James Chiang

 
 

 
 
  • Good understanding of technology

 
 

 
 

What you need to bring with you

  • Notebook

 
 

 
 

Cost

Individual price: CHF 900 (Additional discount for students available)

Corporate price: CHF 2’500 (The discount made possible thanks to our Ecosystem Partners don’t apply)

 
 

 
 

Apply

To apply for our next class please fill out the form here.

 
 

 
 

Location

HWZ Hochschule für Wirtschaft Zürich
Lagerstrasse 5
8004 Zürich
Switzerland