'Bitcoin Basics' Beginner's Course
What you'll learn
- What is money, the fundamentals of Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, how to purchase, recieve, send and store them
- Why Bitcoin was created in the first place and why Bitcoin was created to be valuable.
- No prior requirement, just come with an open mind and basic understanding of what money is.
What is Bitcoin? Is this a good time to buy Bitcoin? How much does Bitcoin cost?
Bitcoin! Bitcoin! Bitcoin!
Everyone and the mainstream media seem to be talking about Bitcoin. Since the inception of Bitcoin, the Bitcoin price continued to trend upwards often driven by a growing belief in its value and wider macroeconomic events (the collapsing financial system and COVID19).
Bitcoin is no longer a commodity of computer geeks and criminals, retail and institutional investors, public companies and even governments are now starting to pay attention!
This course will give you a solid understanding of what Bitcoin is and why it is so important to the world today.
In this course we answer the fundamental questions that surround Bitcoin and provide you key resources to get you started on your journey into the cryptocurrency space. We firstly get to grips with what money is then show you the platforms we trust and how to use them to successfully to buy, sell, send, receive, and store Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
In the ‘Bitcoin Basics’ Beginner's Course you will learn:
· What is money?
· What is Bitcoin?
· What is Blockchain?
· What is Bitcoin Mining?
· What is Bitcoin Wallet?
· What is a Public & Private Key?
· Three important things to know before investing in Bitcoin
· Signing up for a crypto wallet
· Back up crypto wallet
· Buy your first crypto
· Send & receive Bitcoin
· Stakeholders in the Bitcoin Ecosystem
Who this course is for:
- Anyone who has heard of Bitcoin or cryptocurrencies and wants to learn more
- Anyone who wants to invest in cryptocurrency and wants to know where to start
Malcolm Atuona FCCA is a seasoned professional with over 15 years experience in accounting, finance, technology and more recently cryptocurrency.
The last 10 years of his career have been spent consulting global leading global companies in Fintech and more recently cryptocurrency.
His interest in cryptocurrency was started in 2015 after reading the Bitcoin whitepaper and learning about the possibilities of Blockchain technology and further cemented during the 2017 Bitcoin 'Bull Run' of culminating in the Bitcoin price reaching a then all-time-high of $20k.
Since then Malcolm has made it his mission to educate and share his knowledge on Bitcoin as a currency, an investment tool, a technology and a catalyst for social and economic change. He firmly believes 'these technologies [cryptocurrency] are not going away and they are here to stay'.
Malcolm is a UK-based 'digital accountant' on the forefront of bridging the gap between traditional finance and the new decentralised financial systems underpinned by the internet that are changing the way society exchanges value.
Thank you for signing up for this course on Udemy. I look forward to being your instructor for this course and many more!
Malcolm Atuona, Instructor, ACCA