Stone and Chalk are the champions of early adopters. They’re Asia’s largest fintech hub – a not-for-profit that supports innovative, boundary-pushing tech start-ups. When it comes to blockchain application in Australia, they’re the ones blazing the trail.
Designing Blockchain Solutions
Strengthen your technical understanding of blockchain and evaluate the different platforms to create your own blockchain solution architecture, without even needing to code.
- No entry prerequisites
- Time commitment
- 6 weeks (5-8 hours per week) 100% online
100% online, mentor supported, workplace ready
Australia is currently facing a blockchain skills shortage. "From financial services and oil and gas, to mining and government, the potential is huge, and we are already seeing the real world applications for blockchain across many industries. However, to move the technology forward and get to the next stage, we need the talent." John Harris, Managing Director Financial Services Technology Consulting, Accenture.
Designing Blockchain Solutions is an industry-approved short course, developed in partnership with Accenture and Stone & Chalk.
You’ll study real world case studies and evaluate platforms including - Ethereum, Sawtooth, Fabric and Composer. During the course you will learn how to approach a real blockchain design challenge and understand the implementation of smart contracts and how to manage them. By the end of the course you will have completed your very own end-to-end blockchain design solution.
Blockchain best practice, solution design – building blocks, cryptography, nodes and transactions; blockchain components (smart contracts, network types, consensus mechanisms, on-chain and off-chain data storage); Hyperledger (Sawtooth, Fabric), Ethereum; platform and vendor assessment network.
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After completing an RMIT Future Skills course, you will earn an RMIT credential which can be validated, recognised and shared on social media platforms.
Blockchain best practice
Current landscape for blockchain and DLT and integration with existing tech
End-to-end project process
Reference architecture and functional requirements
Discover the blockchain tech stack: core building blocks, cryptography, nodes and transactions
Understand and managing smart contracts
Network types – public, private and consortium
On-chain and off-chain governance
Deep dive into key platforms including Hyperledger (Sawtooth, Fabric)and Ethereum
Making the decision
Platform evaluation framework
Vendor assessment framework
Project reflection with peers
Tap into industry experts
Future exploration on emerging trends
Learn with Industry Experts
Get ready to meet some of the biggest names in the business
Accenture’s motto is simple: ‘New isn’t on its way. We’re applying it right now.’ They’re one of the world’s biggest technology agencies, providing blockchain solutions for most of the Fortune Global 500. They even run dedicated Blockchain Bootcamps.