Catalog Year : 2021-22


FinTech Academy

FinTech Academy


FTA 4001 01 - Foundations of Fintech
CEUs: 3.00
The financial services industries are changing rapidly with the emergence of financial technology (FinTech). The objective of the course is to provide students with an overview of FinTech and introductions to its applications in financial services, such as commercial and investment banking, digital investing, financial advising, and insurance. Students are expected to develop a broad understanding of the recent FinTech development and its impact on different parts of the financial world. Students will also have hands-on problem-solving experiences that can be useful in FinTech applications and innovation. Topics may include but are not limited to: blockchain and cryptocurrencies, smart contracting, payments, digital banking, P2P lending, crowdfunding, robo-advising, and InsurTech.

Lecture: 3.00
College: College of Business
Department: Accounting/Finance
Campus eMajor
Start Date JAN 11, 2021 End Date APR 29, 2021
Days Taught TBA Time of Day TBA Location Intnet - INTERNET BASED COURSE TBA
Instructor(s):Jonathan  Godbey Open Seats:1 of 2 as of 01/18/2022 11:05:14
Additional Information: Instructional Method: 100% Online (E)
    This 16-week course is taught completely online through eMajor. This course utilizes free digital resources in lieu of a textbook. This course requires one or more proctored examinations. These exams may be taken with an approved testing service at a cost of $20 per exam. Local testing center costs may vary.