Learn Blockchain in 2 Months: Week 1 (Cryptography)

Blockchain technology is hot right now! I've devised a 2 month study plan to help you learn how blockchains and cryptocurrency works. This is the kind of curriculum I'd create for myself to learn, but I'm open sourcing it for you guys since I love you. We'll start with cryptography, move on to Bitcoin, then Ethereum, other cryptos, and finally Decentralized Applications.

Skills You Will Gain

  1. How cryptographic systems work in blockchains


  1. Commitment to invest 14 Hours in 1 Week anytime that works best for you. (Average 2 Hours per day)
  2. An internet-connected computer
  3. Fluent in English

Action Plan

  • Task 1: Set time on Your Calendar to work on this week tasks
  • Task 2: Join Coursera's Crypto course
  • Task 3: Course overview and stream ciphers
  • Task 4: Block Ciphers
  • Task 5: Message Integrity
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