Developing your skills for Esports events, you will create business plans to build teams, create online communities and promote your events through digital marketing.
You will also get the opportunity to explore the culture of esports, its audience and fan base, as well as a variety of the most popular current game genres.
Access to top of the range gaming PC's, on-site 400m2 Arena/Gaming Hub
This is a career-focused qualification with industry endorsement that enables you to learn underpinning knowledge, develop technical and transferable skills, and gain experience in a variety of different sections of the esports industry.
College Esports teams sponsored by:
This qualification is intended for students wanting to progress directly to employment in the esports industry and other related industries. Additionally, the breadth of optional content in this qualification allows you to widen your opportunities to progress to several different higher education courses.
You will complete practical assignments and develop your theory, skills and knowledge of Esports.
Core units include:
• Unit 1: Introduction to Esports
• Unit 2: Esports Skills, Strategies and Analysis
• Unit 3: Enterprise and Entrepreneurship in the Esports Industry
• Unit 4: Health, Wellbeing and Fitness for Esports Players
• Unit 5: Esports Events
Three days a week - combination of online and onsite lessons. When onsite, you will be working in the esports designated classrooms or the onsite Esports arena.
High spec PC's gaming chairs and full gaming setups are included.
You will need to have GCSE Maths, English Language and two additional subjects at grade 4 (C) or above.
As part of the application process you will also be asked to explain why you want to study this course, so that we can ensure any course offer made aligns to your career goals.
Highly professional teaching staff who all have a passion for Esports will be delivering on this course.
The primary focus of the Level 3 Esports Course is to progress into employment across a range of roles within esports.
Jobs that are available in these areas include:
• Esports Player
• Team Coach
• Events Organiser
• Shoutcaster & Presenter
• Social Media Influencer
• Video Production Editor
• Data Analyst
This course will run multiple teams that are sponsored by international sponsor, Esports Insider.