Cryptocurrency Analytics (CRYPTO) Department


See Syllabus Program starts on TBA, 2022

Program Description

  • Designed for students interested in navigating the turbulent market and gaining hands-on experience trading digital assets. Its objective is to put current theories and best practices in cryptocurrency market trading to the test.

  • This is a nanodegree program offered by the College of Continuing and Professional Studies; further information is available in the syllabus. To be eligible for a nanodegree, students must complete a total of 80 percent of the coursework requirements, which is determined by their academic achievement. The cumulative passing score for the program is 80 percent.

  • As the world transitions to a more digital environment, cryptocurrencies have become a popular investment and trading option for investors and traders. Cryptocurrencies are digital or virtual tokens that rely on cryptography to safeguard their transactions and to regulate the production of new units of the currency in circulation. Blockchain technology allows cryptocurrency to operate in a decentralized manner, meaning that it is not controlled by a government or financial organization. Bitcoin and cryptocurrency trading are high-risk, high-reward investments that may yield substantial returns. The market is highly volatile and may shift in an instant. Before making a decision to invest, be certain that you are completely informed of the dangers. You may learn how to trade cryptocurrencies by enrolling in a cryptocurrency market trading school, such as this program from Althash University, which is the best place to start if you want to learn how to trade. Compared to other fields, the cryptocurrency sector is very new.

  • Cryptocurrency trading has been a very popular investing activity in recent years, with exceptional growth recorded in the industry. Even though there are many different ways to get started, one of the most effective methods of learning how to trade cryptocurrencies is to enroll in a cryptocurrency market trading school. A tremendous deal of knowledge and practice are required in order to be successful in the cryptocurrency market. This program will educate you how to trade cryptocurrencies in depth, providing thorough information on how to purchase, sell, and trade cryptocurrency for profit opportunities.

Learning Objectives

  • Examine cryptocurrencies and financial technology industry best practices.

  • Utilize new paradigms in tokenomics and decentralized finance to your advantage.

  • Learn how to trade and make investments in cryptocurrency.

  • Examine the value of cryptocurrencies.

  • Predict future values of digital assets by using historical data.

  • Identify potential investment possibilities

  • Investigate the cryptocurrency market.

  • Analyze and evaluate the performance of digital assets

  • Recognize the elements that impact the value of their cryptocurrency.

Ladderized Curriculum

  • This program's coursework is structured in such a way that students can advance to the next level once they have mastered the topic at their current level of knowledge. It benefits students by allowing them to progress at their own pace and by instilling a sense of accomplishment as they climb the educational ladder. There are several advantages to implementing this method with students. To begin, it enables students to focus on a particular action at a time, which enables them to develop a stronger comprehension and mastery of the subject matter. The second benefit is that students get a sense of accomplishment as they progress through the curriculum. Additionally, it helps pupils prepare for future education and professions by regularly exposing them to increasingly difficult topics.

  • In a typical curriculum, students are frequently asked to master difficult material before they have had a chance to establish a firm foundation in the fundamentals of the subject. Using a laddered curriculum, students may build on their fundamental understanding before progressing to more complicated content. This can assist students in comprehending complicated topics more readily and in improving their academic achievement as a result of the experience.

  • A ladderized curriculum is a terrific approach to guarantee that students are getting the most out of their education while also keeping costs down. For more information about ladderized curriculum, see here.


  • As is the case with the majority of programs at Althash University, the curriculum is credential-based. This implies that upon completion of each course or lecture unit, students will obtain a microcredential. Microcredentials are often referred to as badges at other educational institutions. They enable learners to demonstrate their abilities and accomplishments online. The learning routes are comprised of a set of badges that may be achieved in any order or concurrently. They enable students to create a customized learning path that is tailored to their own requirements and interests. Microcredentials are gaining popularity as an alternative to standard degrees and certifications among both students and businesses.

  • Microcredentials are rapidly gaining traction in higher education, since they enable students to acquire new skills and knowledge in a specialized field without committing to a complete degree program.

  • Microcredentials have the advantage of being done at your own speed, which makes them an attractive alternative for students who wish to continue working while pursuing their education. For more information about microcredential-based curriculum, see here.

Certificates & Timeline

  • This program award deserving students who completed all the academic requirements with a nanodegree, Collegiate of Science, CSc. The program awards 2 certificates and 1 nanodegree purposely developed to gauge the competency skills of the learner.

  • Certificate of Satisfactory Competence

Week 1 & 2- No-Prerequisite, complete all Certificate of Attendance courses.

  • Certificate of Outstanding Competence

Week 3 & 4 - Complete all Certificate of Completion foundation courses, except the capstone.

  • Collegiate of Science (CSc)

Week 5 & 6 - Complete Collegiate of Science in Blockchain Studies by defending BLKN 499 Capstone Project

Program Name

  • Collegiate of Science in Cryptocurrency Analytics or CSC Cryptocurrency Analytics

Program Abbreviation


Program Type

  • Nanodegree, see here 1 & 2.


  • CSc or CSC

Usage & Style

  • This title could be appended to the end of a student's name to indicate their area of specialization.

  • John Dowe, CSc.

Course Code

  • Code: CRPT


  • 3 Semester Credit Hours (SCH)

  • Approximately 40 to 45 sessions


  • Online or Hybrid

General Requirements

  • Highschool Diploma or higher

Length of Program

  • 6 to 8 weeks

Core Course Requirements

  • Complete all courses in the area of specialization (40 to 45 lectures/sessions).

Schedule here:

Area of Specialization

TRDG 200 Introduction to Market Trading

TRDG 205 Market Types, Roles & Actors

TRDG 495 Professional Trading

TRDG 210 Trading Beliefs & Reality

TRDG 215 Trading Terminologies & Jargons.

TRDG 220 Fundamental Analysis & Application (2 Hr)

TRDG 225 Technical Analysis & Application (2 Hr)

TRDG 230 Trade & Trade Management

TRDG 235 Trading Cryptocurrencies

TRDG 240 Artificial Intelligence Trade Bots

TRDG 245 Introduction to Futures Trading

TRDG 480 Issues & Trends in Cryptocurrency Trading

TRDG 490 Special Topic: Cryptocurrencies in Volatile Markets

TRDG 499 Trading Journal

Cognate Courses

CRPT 200 Introduction to Cryptocurrency

BLKN 334 Wallet Safety and Security

TKNS 200 Introduction to Tokenamics

CRPT 305 Currencies, Tokens, and Stablecoins

DeFi 300 Introduction to Decentralized Finance

DAPP 308 Tools: Explorer, Wallet, Faucet, & Bot

CRPT 330 Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC)

TKNS 350 Non-Fungible Token (NFT)

TKNS 260 Token Business Development

Elective Courses

BLKN 480 Issues & Trends in Blockchain Technology

BLKN 320 Consensus Mechanism

DAPP 313 Metaverse

DAPP 340 Blockchain Gaming Immersion: Axie Infinity

DAPP 346 Blockchain Gaming Immersion: Gods Unchained