16 Июня 2020

First FinU Course Launched on the Coursera Platform

Financial University has started cooperation with Coursera, the leading international education platform. The first online course developed by a FinU professor in now available on the platform.

Coursera is one of the most popular, most visited and most influential online education projects. This platform encompasses more than 3,800 courses, 150 interactive projects in 400 sectors as well as 11 professional certification programmes. Also this platform cooperates with leading Russian and foreign universities and attracts the audience of over 30 million people.

The FinU Institute of Online Education is responsible for the university’s interaction with the Coursera platform. Currently, the Institute of Online Education has successfully launched the course "Introduction to Blockchain" prepared  by Andrey Varnavsky on the platform. The blockchain technology is explained through the basic concepts: "token", "coin", "cryptocurrency" and specific features of block platforms. The course is dedicated to using technologies of blockchain and smart contracts for economic and financial applications using an online simulator.

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