Year 2020, Volume 8 , Issue 2, Pages 151 - 154 2020-12-21

A Blockchain Based Lifelong Learning Platform: The Smart University

Bora ASLAN [1] , Kerem ATAŞEN [2]


According to today's education system, the content, applicability, quality and performance measurement criteria of the courses may vary according to countries, educational institutions and educators. Because of incorrect performance measurement, hidden skills disappear before they appear. Thanks to the graduation diploma it is observed that people with less than professional knowledge and skills come to better places than those who are more knowledgeable and skilled. In addition, due to the lack of a proper training plan according to the target learning community, boredom and financial problems may arise due to long periods of education. In this study, while trying to avoid material and temporal problems, a blockchain-based lifelong learning platform whose content, processing, reliability, decentralized, open to continuous and rapid accessibility, and evaluation criteria and method is completely objective is proposed. Thanks to this platform, the diplomas to be received by the students who have successfully passed the end-of-education exams will be time-stamped, immutable, safe and traceable. At the same time, all these documents, storage of training contents, diplomas, certificates, post-training exams and all related files , will be kept accessible, secure and immutable thanks to IPFS, the Inter Planetary File System. Achievements, employer and employee pools to be created according to the achievements, and a recruitment contract to be realized will be controlled by smart contracts and absolute reliability and objectivity will be ensured. All these concepts will be made available through a decentralized application (DApp) which will run on a private blockchain network that requires a partial permission to be established.
Blockchain, Smart Contracts, Education, DApp
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Primary Language en
Subjects Engineering
Journal Section Research Article
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0002-8069-8204
Author: Bora ASLAN (Primary Author)
Institution: KIRKLARELİ ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-9918-2830
Author: Kerem ATAŞEN
Institution: KIRKLARELİ ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Country: Turkey


Dates

Publication Date : December 21, 2020

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APA Aslan, B , Ataşen, K . (2020). A Blockchain Based Lifelong Learning Platform: The Smart University . MANAS Journal of Engineering , 8 (2) , 151-154 . DOI: 10.51354/mjen.739036
MLA Aslan, B , Ataşen, K . "A Blockchain Based Lifelong Learning Platform: The Smart University" . MANAS Journal of Engineering 8 (2020 ): 151-154 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/mjen/issue/58226/739036>
Chicago Aslan, B , Ataşen, K . "A Blockchain Based Lifelong Learning Platform: The Smart University". MANAS Journal of Engineering 8 (2020 ): 151-154
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Vancouver Aslan B , Ataşen K . A Blockchain Based Lifelong Learning Platform: The Smart University. MANAS Journal of Engineering. 2020; 8(2): 151-154.
IEEE B. Aslan and K. Ataşen , "A Blockchain Based Lifelong Learning Platform: The Smart University", MANAS Journal of Engineering, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 151-154, Dec. 2020, doi:10.51354/mjen.739036