Smart Contract and their Applications

MODULE Description

Module Code: CBC-SC

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:

  • Identity the types of Smart Contract.

  • Deploy a smart contract or token using a Testnet

  • Justify a Decentralized Autonomous Organisation/Corporation use case

MODULE Outline

Introduction to Smart Contract (2 hrs eLearning)

  • History of Smart Contract

  • Types of Languages

  • Smart Contract Applications

  • Legality of Smart Contract

Decentralized Applications - Dapps (2 hrs)

  • What is Dapps?

  • Decentralized Applications vs Centralized Applications

  • Why Dapps?

  • Education Dapps

  • Finance Dapps

  • Gaming Dapps

  • Voting Dapps

  • Case Study - Ethereum Name Service

Decentralized Exchange - DEX (1 hrs)

  • What is DEX?

  • Decentralized Exchange vs Centralized Exchange

  • Why DEX?

  • Case Study: Binance

  • Case Study: Kyber Network

  • Case Study: IDEX

Decentralized Autonomous Organisation/Corporation - DAO/DAC (1 hrs)

  • What is DAO?

  • DAO vs Traditional Organisation/Corporation

  • Why DAO?

  • Case Study: Ethereum DAO

  • Case Study: Tsinghua University DAO

Formative Assessment (1 hr)

Administrative Details

Next Online Class: Available from 1 Aug 2020.

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

Minimum Class Size 最小班级人数: 5 to commence class

Maximum Class Size 最大班级人数: 20


  • 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

  • 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

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

Assessment & Certification


  • There will be a formative assessment for the course.

  • Formative assessment is an ungraded assessment.


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.