Intro to Blockchain and Cryptocurrency is unfortunately unavailable

Thankfully we have 11 other Digital Marketing Classes for you to choose from. Check our top choices below or see all classes for more options.

Intro to Blockchain and Cryptocurrency

at General Assembly - Downtown, Washington, D.C.

(2388)
Course Details
Price:
$55
Start Date:

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!
If you're enrolled in an upcoming date, this simply means that date has now sold out.

Location:
Downtown, Washington, D.C.
1133 15th St NW 8th Fl
Btwn L & M Streets NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20005
(Map)
Share:
Important:
A computer will not be provided.
Purchase Options
Description
Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 20
Teacher: Jon Creasy

What you'll learn in this digital marketing course:

You may have heard of Bitcoin, Ethereum, and "blockchain technology," but do you know what they are and what they're being used for? Have you heard that blockchain technology is being compared to the Internet in the 1990s? Are you curious as a programmer how you may be able experiment with this technology, and how development in this space is still open for brand new business models?

In this workshop, you'll learn the basics of digital currency transactions such as bitcoin, advanced smart contracts such as Ethereum, and the blockchain that fuels the system, plus dive into the many applications of this game-changing technology. Find out about the industries it has the potential to disrupt, which organizations are experimenting with the technology and the implications of working with this technology.

Whether you want to learn more about blockchain from a technical or business perspective, or are simply curious about how this emerging technology works, we welcome you to join us!

Takeaways
  • Become familiar with the nature of blockchain technology
  • Understand digital tokens and ways people purchase them
  • Explain what an exchange is, a miner, blockchain and smart contracts
  • Overview of blockchains' past, present and future
  • Demystify blockchain and its perceived complications
  • Practical applications for blockchain for all industries
  • Different ways of raising money - ICOs, crowd sales, funding rounds, and how to develop a blockchain business plan
School Notes:
For students enrolling in 12 week part time and immersive classes, it is not recommended that you book more than one class simultaneously.

Still have questions? Ask the community.

Refund Policy
If you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at [email protected] at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

Map

Google Map

General Assembly

All classes at this location

Start Dates (0)

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!

Similar Classes

Benefits of Booking Through CourseHorse

Booking is safe. When you book with us your details are protected by a secure connection.
Lowest price guaranteed. Classes on CourseHorse are never marked up.
This class will earn you 550 points. Points give you money off your next class!
Questions about this class?
Get help now from a knowledge expert!
Questions & Answers (0)

Get quick answers from CourseHorse and past students.

Reviews of Classes at General Assembly (2,373)

School: General Assembly

General Assembly

General Assembly is a pioneer in education and career transformation, specializing in today’s most in-demand skills. The leading source for training, staffing, and career transitions, we foster a flourishing community of professionals pursuing careers they love.

What began as a co-working space in...

Read more about General Assembly

CourseHorse Approved

This school has been carefully vetted by CourseHorse and is a verified DC educator.

Want to take this class?

Save to Wish List
Taking this class for work? Get exclusive perks & discounts for free.

11 Top Choices

Digital Marketing Bootcamp

at General Assembly - Penn Quarter 509 7th St NW 3rd Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20004

Have you heard about digital marketing but don’t know how to get started? Are you running digital marketing campaigns, but want to learn how other marketers have used online marketing and advertising tools? Do you want to better reach your customers with a relevant message that truly resonates through online channels? This bootcamp is a concise...

Saturday Jan 18th, 10am - 5pm

Social Media Marketing Immersive

at Imparture - Downtown, Washington, D.C. You'll receive confirmation of the
course venue location in your "joining, Washington, District of Columbia 00000

Raise your social strategy to industry best practice by attending this intensive two-day training course. Gain from the singularly most developed social media marketing workshop available, with training materials honed over the course of training 10,000+ delegates worldwide. Get up-to-speed with the latest developments to maximize your results. This...

Wednesday Jan 22nd, 9:30am - 5pm

  (2 sessions)
$2,045

2 sessions

SEO Basics: Half Day Bootcamp

at General Assembly - Penn Quarter 509 7th St NW 3rd Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20004

Learn how to rank your website at the top of search engines, like Google. Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is more important than ever if you're interested in driving targeted traffic to your website. In this half-day bootcamp, you’ll learn why your website needs SEO, the most important things you need to be doing to improve your SEO and online...

Friday Feb 7th, 9am - 12pm

Twitter for Business

at Certstaffix Training - Largo 1300 Caraway Ct Ste 200, Largo, Maryland 20774

Who should you follow? How many people should you follow? How often should you tweet? Most people don’t get Twitter. This Twitter training for business course shows you how to become someone who does. Set to prove that 140 characters or less and a hashtag can dramatically grow your brand and your business, it takes you step by step into the Twitterverse...

Tuesday Feb 11th, 10am - 5pm

Instagram for Business

at Certstaffix Training - Largo 1300 Caraway Ct Ste 200, Largo, Maryland 20774

Sell more with Instagram. Are you ready to tap into Instagram’s booming network of 600 million viable customers? This course gives you the tools you need to get your due return on investment out of Instagram. From cross-platform branding and marketing advice to practical blueprints for funneling followers, this course unlocks the secrets successful...

Tuesday Feb 11th, 10am - 5pm

YouTube For Business

at Certstaffix Training - Largo 1300 Caraway Ct Ste 200, Largo, Maryland 20774

From video production to promotion, this course details how to use the power of YouTube to promote business brands, products, or services, ultimately attracting new customers. Unfamiliar entrepreneurs receive a full tutorial on pre-production and production essentials, from developing video ideas that attract attention to overcoming lighting and sound...

Tuesday Feb 11th, 10am - 5pm

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

at Certstaffix Training - Largo 1300 Caraway Ct Ste 200, Largo, Maryland 20774

Getting seen on the first page of search engine result pages is crucial for businesses and online marketers. Search engine optimization helps improve Web site rankings, and it is often complex and confusing.  This task-based, hands-on search engine optimization online course covers the concepts and trends and then lays out a day-by-day strategy...

Thursday Feb 13th, 10am - 5pm

  (2 sessions)
$890

2 sessions

Facebook Advertising

at Certstaffix Training - Largo 1300 Caraway Ct Ste 200, Largo, Maryland 20774

Facebook makes it easy for businesses like yours to share photos, videos, and posts to reach, engage, and sell to more than 1 billion active users.  This course walks you through Facebook Advertising and its nuances to help you pinpoint your ideal audience and gain a ten-fold return on your investment. It takes you further than Facebook...

Friday Feb 21st, 10am - 5pm

Social Media Monitoring & Analytics: How, What, & Why

at General Assembly - Penn Quarter 509 7th St NW 3rd Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20004

Understanding metrics, stats and social analytics is key to creating, monitoring and adjusting social strategy and goals. With this in mind, digital marketers must know what they are looking for, which stats impact their previously set goals and how they can use analytics to fine-tune their content, engage with users and enhance their social presence....

Tuesday Feb 25th, 8:30am - 11:30am

Digital Marketing

at General Assembly - Penn Quarter 509 7th St NW 3rd Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20004

This is a part time course.  Unit 1: Digital Marketing Framework & Strategy Business & Customer Strategy Define the core components of a business (value proposition, business model, customer). Explain your business model and write an elevator pitch. Define Digital Marketing, explore its evolution and the current landscape. Define...

Tuesday Feb 25th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

  (20 sessions)
$3,950

20 sessions

Linkedin for Business

at Certstaffix Training - Largo 1300 Caraway Ct Ste 200, Largo, Maryland 20774

This course delivers an in-depth guide to targeting, reaching, and gaining ideal customers using the latest updates on LinkedIn. It offers a wealth of no- or low-cost methods for maximizing this dynamic resource. Students will learn to link with the most effective connections for greater exposure. Course Outline Why LinkedIn? The Info Gold Mine...

Monday Mar 9th, 10am - 5pm