Blockchain Engineering Technology - Blockchain Major, Associate of Applied Science

Curriculum Code #6236

Effective May 2019

Division of Engineering, Business and Information Technologies

The Blockchain Engineering Technology program provides a solid foundation in the principles of Blockchain technology, with an emphasis on the development, deployment, maintenance, troubleshooting of Blockchains, distributed applications, and smart contracts. Along with a broad general information technology background, students are given comprehensive information and training in computer programming languages that are pertinent to Blockchain technology and related applications. Typical job titles: Blockchain Developer, Blockchain Architect, Blockchain Smart Contract and Distributed Applications Specialist, Blockchain System Integrator and Applications Specialist. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by LCCC’s University Partnership.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
Fall SemesterHours
CMNW 101 A+ CERTIFICATION PREPARATION I 4
BLOC 110 BLOCKCHAIN ARCHITECTURE AND PLATFORMS 4
BLOC 120 PROGRAMMING ESSENTIALS 5
SDEV 101 COLLEGE 101 2 1
BLOC 111 BLOCKCHAIN SOLUTIONS USING HYPERLEDGER FABRIC 3
 Hours17
Spring Semester
BLOC 210 DECENTRALIZED APPLICATIONS DEVELOPMENT (DAPPS) 5
BLOC 220 SMART CONTRACT DEVELOPMENT 4
ENGL 161 COLLEGE COMPOSITION I 3
MTHM 158 QUANTITATIVE REASONING 3
 Hours15
Second Year
Fall Semester
Arts and Humanities Elective 3
Natural Science Elective 3 3-4
CYBR 231 ETHICAL HACKING AND COUNTERMEASURES (ETHICAL HACKING AND COUNTERMEASURES) 4
BLOC 130 BLOCKCHAIN LAWS, REGULATIONS, AND INDUSTRY STANDARDS 3
 Hours13-14
Spring Semester
BLOC 230 ADVANCED SMART CONTRACT DEVELOPMENT 4
BLOC 247 BLOCKCHAIN CAPSTONE PROJECT AND SPECIAL TOPICS 4
ENGL 164 COLLEGE COMPOSITION II WITH TECHNICAL TOPICS 3
BLOC 248 CERTIFIED BLOCKCHAIN DEVELOPER CERTIFICATION PREPARATION 4
 Hours15
 Total Hours60-61

Note: Students who have transferred in from an accredited institution recognized by LCCC with a GPA of 2.0 or higher with 12 or more semester credits are exempt from taking SDEV 101.

Arts and Humanities Electives

ARTS 243GART HISTORY I3
ARTS 244GART HISTORY II3
ARTS 245GWORLD ART3
ARTS 246HISTORY OF PHOTOGRAPHY3
ARTS 254HISTORY OF AMERICAN ARCHITECTURE3
ENGL 261GMASTERPIECES OF BRITISH LITERATURE I3
ENGL 262GMASTERPIECES OF BRITISH LITERATURE II3
ENGL 266GAFRICAN AMERICAN LITERATURE3
ENGL 269GINTRODUCTION TO SHAKESPEARE3
MUSC 262GMUSIC AS A WORLD PHENOMENON3
PHLY 165BIOETHICS3
PHLY 262GINTRODUCTION TO EASTERN PHILOSOPHY3
RELG 181GINTRODUCTION TO WORLD RELIGIONS3
RELG 261RELIGION IN AMERICA3
RELG 262GINTRODUCTION TO EASTERN PHILOSOPHY3
THTR 151GINTRODUCTION TO THEATER3

Program Contact(s):

Hikmat Chedid
440-366-7017
hchedid@lorainccc.edu

For information about admissions, enrollment, transfer, graduation and other general questions, please contact your advising team.

1. Communicate Blockchain concepts and applicability in technical and non-technical environments using written, oral, and graphical communication.

2. Apply knowledge, techniques, and Blockchain-relevant programming skills to develop Blockchain solutions, implementation plans, smart contracts and distributed applications, based on best practices, regulations, and industry standards, to secure Blockchain data.

3. Conduct standard Blockchain tests, measurements, and experiments, and analyze and interpret the results.

4. Function effectively as a member of a technical team.