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Graduate Certificate in Blockchain Enabled Business

Develop the knowledge and skills to effectively formulate a blockchain strategy and confidently communicate its business value with stakeholders.


Please use plan code GC180O in the application system for this course.

Applications close

14 Dec 2021

Future intakes
Jan 2022|Apr 2022
Number of courses
12 months (6 months accelerated)

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Program Overview

Why study

Blockchain is a distributed ledger technology, where data is dispersed and validated across numerous members. With no central control, blockchain cannot be tampered with and has complete traceability.

Our Graduate Certificate in Blockchain Enabled Business will equip you with the skills to practically apply your knowledge and create a blockchain strategy that can be implemented within your organisation. Develop the confidence to speak about blockchain, and effectively communicate its value to stakeholders.

What you'll learn

  • Demonstrate a critical and practical understanding of blockchain practices and issues relating to distributed ledger technology
  • Apply concepts, principles, and methods of blockchain in relation to organisational goals
  • Evaluate blockchain strategies and solutions to complex business problems
  • Apply reasoned judgement to address ethical and regulatory obligations
  • Review performance feedback and identify improvement strategies
  •  Communicate blockchain data and concepts to an array of diverse audiences
  • Apply adaptive and collaborative approaches to working with others in various contexts


Program outcomes

Graduates of this program will possess the capabilities to strategise and confidently
communicate how blockchain can be used to deliver benefits to business.

Graduates of this program are also able to articulate into RMIT's on-campus Master of Blockchain Enabled Business.

Graduate Certificate in Blockchain Enabled Business


Blockchain and the Cryptoeconomy

Be introduced to blockchain and understand how distributed ledger technology can drive the economy, markets, firms, and the government. You will also explore the ethical and political challenges and implications of blockchain.


This course explores the fundamentals of money and cryptofinance, as well as the financial and valuation theories of cryptocurrency such as Bitcoin, Ripple, and Ethereum.

Blockchain Strategy

Through this course, you’ll understand the potential of blockchain in transforming industries and societies. You’ll develop a strategic plan and design a blockchain ecosystem that considers factors such as functional requirements, coding and data storage, and scalability.

Law and Policy for Emerging Technologies

This course examines the emergence of new technologies and business models over the past decade and the impact that they have had on society, ethics, law, regulation and policy. You will dissect the pressures emerging technologies such as blockchain place on current regulatory approaches and frameworks. Traditional approaches to regulation and policy development and key examples of current regulation will be examined. You will study a range of theories and approaches to developing fit-for-purpose regulation and be equipped with the skills and knowledge to develop policy and regulation that can keep pace with technological change.

Why choose RMIT Online

Get a world-class education and transform your career.

Real world skills

Develop skills that have been validated by industry, while getting credentialed by a world-leading university.

Industry connected

You'll gain knowledge and practical skills from renowned industry partners who are at the forefront of their field.

Flexible delivery

Advance your career while you study. RMIT Online courses let you balance work, study and life commitments.

Supported community

Be guided by a network of industry experts and peers, and supported by our dedicated success team.

Entry requirements

An Australian bachelor’s degree or equivalent in any discipline. You may also be considered for the graduate certificate if you have a minimum 5 year’s full-time work experience. Applicants will need to submit a CV.

English Language 

International students are required to provide current evidence of English language proficiency for admission to RMIT University. You can provide your results from one of these three options: 

  1. An accepted English language proficiency test, or 

  1. An accepted English language provider, or 

  1. A recognised Australian or international qualification. 

For detailed information on English language requirements and other proficiency tests recognised by RMIT, visit the English language requirements and equivalency information. 

Australian Student Visas 

RMIT’s Online Graduate Certificate in Blockchain Enabled Business does not meet Australian student visa requirements. For an Australian student visa, you must have an on-campus place in a program of study. For more details on RMIT’s on-campus programs visit You can find out more information about our Master of Blockchain Enabled Business here



3840per course^

Program total: 15360 (all 4 courses)*^FEE-HELP and other support may be available
* Plus a capped Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF) based on your credit point enrolment load.
^ Fees typically increase each year and may change without notice. Total fees are estimates and should only be used as a guide.

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