Blockchain Security, Privacy and Identity

MODULE Description

Module Code: CBC-BS

Blended Learning Mode:

  1. E-Learning (Self-directed Learning) with Face-to-face Class (Facilitated Training) OR

  2. E-Learning (Self-directed Learning) with Online Class (Facilitated Training)

*Flipped classroom (Learners will attempt eLearning before attending the facilitated training)

Pre-requisite: CBC-FBP Fintech & Blockchain Primer

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this module, learners will be able to:

  • Evaluate the various consensus models & its algorithms

  • Discuss issues about blockchain security, privacy, identity

  • Synthesize an article or journal on the Future of Blockchain Identity

MODULE Outline

Blockchain Security (2 hrs eLearning)

  • Private vs Public Keys

  • Centralization vs Decentralization

  • Basic Cryptography

  • Consensus Models (Proof of Work, Proof of Stake etc..)

  • Blockchain & Cybersecurity

  • Can Blockchain Be Hack?


Blockchain Privacy (2 hrs)

Blockchain & Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) Compliance

• Blockchain & General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Compliance

• Privacy Blockchain


Blockchain Identity (2 hrs)

Digital Identity

• Identity Management

• Impact and Future of Blockchain Identity


Formative Assessment (1 hr)


Administrative Details

Next Online Class: Available from 1 Aug 2020.

Duration: 2 hours eLearning + 5 hours Facilitated Classroom Training (10am - 4pm)

Minimum Class Size: 5 to commence class

Maximum Class Size: 20

Pre-requisite:

  • No prior knowledge in Fintech, Blockchain and Cryptocurrency required.

  • Participants are encouraged to bring at least one of the following: Laptops, Tablets, Smart Phones with chargers.

Course Support:

  • For Online Module, Before & After Module: Email to hi@ibs.edu.sg

  • During Course: Adult Educator(s) are on-site to provide support。

Financial Details

Course Fees

  • Individuals: USD $70 | SGD $100 per pax

  • IBS's Strategic & MOU Partners: 50% discount

  • Non-Profit Organisation/VWC/Government Agencies: 30% discount

  • Small Medium Enterprises: 10% discount


Funding Available

  • NIL

Refund Policy

100% refund of course fees will be processed if:

  • The course is cancelled by organiser

  • Participant withdraw more than 7 days before course date

  • For withdrawal less than 7 days before course date, valid reasons such as a) Medical, b) Last Minute Travel Plans and c) Compassionate Grounds with valid documentations are submitted to finance@ibs.edu.sg

  • Valid documents accepted are medical certificate of self or next-of-kin, travel itinerary or death certificate.

Assessment & Certification

Assessment

  • There will be a formative assessment for the course.

  • Formative assessment is an ungraded assessment.

Certification

Participants will receive an electronically issued Certificate of Attainment (COA) on blockchain via GovTech's OpenCerts upon satisfying 75% of the attendance, attained 70% class participation rate and completed end of course evaluation form.