Module 1:
Bitcoin – The First of the New Digital Assets?


4.8 average rating

Module 1:
Bitcoin – The First of the New Digital Assets?

An introduction to the new asset class.

As part of this module, you will learn:

  • The global economic conditions that led to the invention of bitcoin.
  • Who created bitcoin and what problems the creator was attempting to solve.
  • How new bitcoins are created, who creates them, how often and the maximum number that will ever be created.
  • Why bitcoin’s scarcity is a component of its value thesis.
  • How bitcoin’s role in commerce, trade and finance has evolved and what place it may take on the global stage going forward.

Your Instructor: Ric Edelman

Digital Assets Council of Financial Professionals, ranked three times as the nation’s #1 Independent Financial Advisor by Barron’s and founder of the nation’s largest RIA.

Course Ratings and Reviews

by John Doe

I’ve already read books, listened to podcasts and audiobooks and watched a lot of youtube videos to try to learn this topic, but no one, not any of those sources have laid it out in such an easy to understand format. I had all the pieces of it sort of floating in my mind, but you really helped put it all together for me so that it really strengthened my understanding and provided the foundation and infrastructure I could not find anywhere else. I wish I had taken this course when I first began my learning journey, I would have saved myself a lot of confusion, time and trouble.

by Fred Jones

I’ve already learned so much about Blockchain and digital assets. You get your money’s worth in Module 1!

by Jane Jones

I thought this module was excellent and informative for people looking to get a basic understanding of the beginning of bitcoin, its origin and its evolution.