The esports industry was worth $865 million in 2019 and it's an industry that supports many jobs and careers now
Esports is organised competitive computer gaming. The esports industry was worth $865 million in 2019 and it’s an industry that supports many jobs and careers now.
The qualification is about the business of Esports as well as the skills, strategies and analysis of the actual games. Students will look at enterprise and entrepreneurship in the industry and also health, wellbeing and fitness for those who play esports. The business of putting on events will also be studied. Learners are given an opportunity for alignment of social, physical and financial skills to deepen and expand learning and will be able to progress to a wide range of university courses.
- Introduction to Esports
- Esports strategies, skills and analysis
- Business enterprise and entrepreneurship
- Health and Wellbeing
- Events management and organisation
- Freelance Projects
- Work placement within Industry
- Esports event/team management
- Esports competitions
- Game Republic
- Bulkhead Interactive
Degree programmes in the following areas of study are possible following this qualification – Games design, Esports, Digital technology, Media, TV Production, Business Management, Marketing, Psychology, Mental Health Studies.
- Team coaching
- Esports playing
- Shout casting
- Social media influencer
- Video production editing
- Data analyst
A qualification in Esports can lead to a career in team coaching, esports playing, shout casting and presenting, social media influencer, video production editing or data analyst.