WBT201: Fundamentals of Token Economics

Learn basic to advanced concepts of Token Economics from industry experts in Singapore.

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✅  Hybrid instructor-led classes
✅  Basic and advanced token economics concepts
✳️  Beginner-friendly, minimal background knowledge required
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Earners of this badge have demonstrated mastery in understanding and applying Blockchain, Token Economy, and Decentralised Finance (DeFi) fundamentals, equipping them to navigate and innovate in the decentralised digital realm.

 Earners have completed WBT101, WBT201, and WBT202
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Blockchain Fundamentals
⧖    24 instructional hours
△   Beginner level
ⓘ   No prior knowledge required
Token Economy Fundamentals
⧖    12 instructional hours
△   Intermediate level
ⓘ   WBT101 or equivalent knowledge
Decentralised Finance (DeFi) Fundamentals
⧖    24 instructional hours
△   Intermediate level
ⓘ   WBT101 or equivalent knowledge

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Cryptocurrencies and blockchain-based financial systems enable the management of, and connectivity around, upwards of $1.3 trillion USD in financial assets. Blockchain technology could radically transform the role businesses, institutions and governments play in our world.

Learn important token economics concepts: create sustainable virtual economies, identify metrics to measure the current state of an economy, and navigate the challenges they will present.

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Fundamentals of Token Economics Course Details

In this course, learners will embark on a journey to build robust virtual economies. Learners will gain a comprehensive understanding of economic concepts and frameworks essential for analysing various aspects of virtual economies. Starting with an exploration of key economic concepts, learners will learn about the Economics Design framework to effectively assess and mitigate risks that can be found all over the ecosystem.

Funding Support
This course has been accredited under the Skills Framework for Infocomm Technology / SSG Standards: Technical Skills and Competencies - Emerging Technology Synthesis, TGS-2024042586, and is eligible for funding under the SSG Training Scheme, subject to all eligibility criteria being met. Participants are advised to assess the suitability of the course and its relevance to his/her business activities or job roles.

The SSG subsidy scheme is available to eligible entities and individuals based on the prevalent funding eligibility, quantum and caps.  SSG provides 50% - 70% course fee subsidy support for direct training costs subject to a cap of S$3,000 per candidate per course subject to all eligibility criteria being met.

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What to expect?

Learn new concepts and tools through expert-led lectures, discussions, assignments and projects

Complete all assignments and receive a certificate of completion in the form of an NFT at the end of the course

Receive individualised feedback and support from your instructional team with free 1-on-1 consultations

Be part of a community where members can leverage connections with alumni, instructors and experts

Course fee and subsidies

Singaporeans aged 40 years and above
70% SSG subsidy
70% SSG subsidy + $450 SFC
Singaporeans aged below 40 years
50% SSG subsidy
50% SSG subsidy + $500 SFC
Permanent Residents (PRs)
50% SSG subsidy
Others (non-Singaporeans and non-PRs)

IBF Subsidy

Original Fee

Final Fee


Singapore citizens aged 40 and above


Singapore citizens below 40 and all PRs



ⓘ All Singaporeans aged 25 years old and above can use their SkillsFuture Credits to offset the remaining fees after funding.

ⓘ All Singaporeans aged 25 years old and above can use their SkillsFuture Credits (SFC) to offset the remaining fees after funding.

Fundamentals of Token Economics Course Schedule

Fundamentals of Token Economics Course Curriculum

Learning Unit 1A: Understanding Economics
  • About Economics Design
  • Economics 101
  • What Is Economy Design
  • Economics Design Framework Introduction
Learning Unit 1B: Market Design
  • Token Game
  • Economics Design Framework Recap
  • Market Design
  • Thickness
  • Congestion
  • Ease Of Use
  • Safety
Learning Unit 1C: Mechanism Design
  • Classroom DAO
  • Economics Design Framework Recap
  • Mechanism Design
  • Governance
  • Non Financial Incentives
  • Structure
Learning Unit 1D: Token Design
  • Trading Tokens
  • Economics Design Framework Recap
  • Token Design
  • Token Policy
  • Financial Incentives
  • Architecture
Learning Unit 2: Measuring Economies
  • Economic Health
  • Measuring Economic Health
  • Minimum Viable Economic Risks
  • Related Metrics
Learning Unit 3: Measuring Virtual Worlds Through Orus
  • About Orus
  • How to use Orus
  • Orus Applications
  • Hands On Experience
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