RMIT Launches Developing Blockchain Strategy Course

Credit: Maxuser2 |

In response to the growing importance of blockchain as an emerging industry, RMIT has launched Australia’s first university short course on blockchain strategy, built with industry to enable business leader to develop a rich and relevant understanding of blockchain.

The 8-week online course starts on 19 March and was developed by the university’s Blockchain Innovation Hub, Stone and Chalk and Accenture.

From crypto startups to established enterprises, global demand for blockchain expertise is far outstripping supply, making it one of the hottest areas for technology recruitment. Blockchain development is the second-hottest skill in the job market today, growing more than 200%.

“This course harnesses the creativity and entrepreneurship that RMIT is renowned for. It gives them the knowledge they need to be ready for life and work, and to success in the 21st century workforce,” said Martin Bean, Vice Chancellor of RMIT.

“Blockchain is now becoming a core part of contemporary digital literacy and we’re delighted to offer an industry-focused program built in collaboration with out partners at Stone & Chalk, as well as the Blockchain Innovation Hub.”

RMIT believe the course will be of particular interest to business leaders and the next generation of entrepreneurs looking to develop a rich and relevant understanding of blockchain, what it is and how it will impact their industry and business.

“Stone & Chalk has been in discussions with businesses and governments for years around the emergence of blockchain and how it will impact their industry,” said Alan Tsen, Melbourne General Manager of Stone & Chalk. “Banks are already behind blockchain technology in a big way. There is a real demand for blockchain training and a skills gap in the market that needs to be addressed.”

Blockchain strategy will take students through:

  • Conceptual understanding of blockchain technology

  • Conceptual understanding of potential impact of blockchain on wider society

  • Use case across different industries

  • Blockchain value propositions

  • Strategic frameworks for applying blockchain to your business

  • Deeper technical understanding and application of blockchain and blockchain environments

The course costs $1600 with early bird discounts available.

To find out more about studying Blockchain Strategy with RMIT, visit

Join the newsletter!

Error: Please check your email address.
Rocket to Success - Your 10 Tips for Smarter ERP System Selection

Tags BitcoinBlockchainCrypto

Keep up with the latest tech news, reviews and previews by subscribing to the Good Gear Guide newsletter.
Show Comments


James Cook University - Master of Data Science Online Course

Learn more >


Victorinox Werks Professional Executive 17 Laptop Case

Learn more >



Back To Business Guide

Click for more ›

Brand Post

Most Popular Reviews

Latest Articles


PCW Evaluation Team

Louise Coady

Brother MFC-L9570CDW Multifunction Printer

The printer was convenient, produced clear and vibrant images and was very easy to use

Edwina Hargreaves

WD My Cloud Home

I would recommend this device for families and small businesses who want one safe place to store all their important digital content and a way to easily share it with friends, family, business partners, or customers.

Walid Mikhael

Brother QL-820NWB Professional Label Printer

It’s easy to set up, it’s compact and quiet when printing and to top if off, the print quality is excellent. This is hands down the best printer I’ve used for printing labels.

Ben Ramsden

Sharp PN-40TC1 Huddle Board

Brainstorming, innovation, problem solving, and negotiation have all become much more productive and valuable if people can easily collaborate in real time with minimal friction.

Sarah Ieroianni

Brother QL-820NWB Professional Label Printer

The print quality also does not disappoint, it’s clear, bold, doesn’t smudge and the text is perfectly sized.

Ratchada Dunn

Sharp PN-40TC1 Huddle Board

The Huddle Board’s built in program; Sharp Touch Viewing software allows us to easily manipulate and edit our documents (jpegs and PDFs) all at the same time on the dashboard.

Featured Content

Latest Jobs

Don’t have an account? Sign up here

Don't have an account? Sign up now

Forgot password?