Blockchain Engineering Technology, One Year Technical Certificate

Catalog Addendum (Added to Catalog after publication):

Curriculum Code #6234

Effective October 2019

Division of Engineering, Business and Information Technologies

The Blockchain Engineering Technology One Year Technical Certificate provides a 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 System Architect, and Blockchain Smart Contract and Distributed 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 111 BLOCKCHAIN SOLUTIONS USING HYPERLEDGER FABRIC 3
BLOC 120 PROGRAMMING ESSENTIALS 5
SDEV 101 COLLEGE 101 2 1
 Hours17
Spring Semester
BLOC 130 BLOCKCHAIN LAWS, REGULATIONS, AND INDUSTRY STANDARDS 3
BLOC 210 DECENTRALIZED APPLICATIONS DEVELOPMENT (DAPPS) 5
BLOC 220 SMART CONTRACT DEVELOPMENT 4
ENGL 161 COLLEGE COMPOSITION I 3
MTHM 158 QUANTITATIVE REASONING 3
 Hours18
 Total Hours35

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.

A dedicated computer lab, equipped with specific software and hardware are required for this program.

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.