Upcoming Course: Blockchain Networks
Mexico City - January 21, 2019
Kingsland University Comes to Latin America
Collective Academy is delighted to partner with Kingsland University to bring the first full Blockchain Developer Program to Latin America.
Kingsland’s blockchain developer training program is comprised of two distinct modules:
Dapps & Solidity
*Scholarships of up to 50% are available for students who perform well on the assessment exam.
Blockchain Is In High Demand
Jobs have tripled since 2016
Listings growing by 40% every quarter
14 jobs for every blockchain developer
93% of jobs unfulfilled
Blockchain Can Change The World
End Human Trafficking
Save the Environment
Revolutionize Health Care
Where will the course be held?
The course will be held in Condesa, Mexico City. Final location TBD.
What is "hybrid immersion" learning?
Kingsland’s Hybrid Immersion course format is designed to accommodate the busy and dynamic lives of working professionals. Six days of face-to-face intensive training is followed by three weeks of online learning and a digital project. Online video lectures are accompanied by live trainer support.
What skills will I learn?
Through Kingsland’s Developer courses, students will develop a deep understanding of blockchain networks and cryptocurrencies and the skills to:
- Design and code simple blockchain networks
- Implement blockchain consensus algorithms
- Understand cryptography and interaction with crypto wallets
- Develop smart contracts using Ethereum and Solidity
- Design and develop decentralized apps (DApps)
What topics will be covered?
The following Module Topics will be covered during the Kingsland Immersion Hybrid Course:
- Blockchain Introduction
- Blockchain Cryptography
- Consensus Algorithms
- Practical Project: Nodes, Transactions, Blockchs, Peers and Consensus
- Mining and Mining Pools
- Wallets and APIs
- Transactions and Exchanges
- Working on the Practical Project: Wallets, Faucets, and Block Explorer
- Offchain Transactions
- Anonymous Transactions
- Introduction to Ethereum
- Solidity Basics
- Solidity Advanced
- Truffle and Ganache
- DApps, Web3, Metamask, and IPFS
- DApp Practical Project: Architecture and UI
- Serverside Ethereum APIs
- Blockchain and Smart Contract Security
- Other Blockchain Platforms
- Practical Project: Smart Contract and DApp UI
Are there any prerequisites?
Course participants are expected to have:
- Experience in Web development and REST APIs (build simple server-side Web apps).
Course candidates should pass an assessment exam covering the fundamentals of programming and software technologies: variables, loops, arrays and collections, functions, classes and objects, HTTP and REST.
What language will the course be taught in?
Lectures will be held in English.
What does the training look like?
Blockchain Networks: 6 days training sessions (onsite) + 2 weeks online learning + 2 weeks project preparation (online) and project defense (online) project preparation (online).
Students who successfully complete Blockchain Networks will be invited to enroll in the second half of the full program: DApps & Solidity.
DApps & Solidity: 6 days training sessions (onsite) + 2 weeks online learning + 2 weeks project preparation (online) and project defense (online) project preparation (online).
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