The esports industry is a fast-growing multi-million global industry. Therefore, it is essential to have a qualification that will give you a comprehensive insight into the professional field of organised competitive computer gaming, which is human versus human, either as individuals or in teams.

This course will provide an opportunity for the integration of social, physical, mental and financial skills into one qualification to deepen and expand your learning. These are skills that are highly valued in the changing and fluid workplace. You will be able to apply strategy, skill and teamwork to become highly successful.

Course duration: 

Two years.

Entry requirements: 

Five GCSEs including English and Maths at Grade 4 or above

What students will learn: 

This is a career-focused qualification with industry endorsement that will enable you to learn underpinning knowledge, develop technical and transferable skills, and gain experience in a variety of different sections of the esports industry. 

Possible combinations: 

This is a full-time course.

Progression routes: 

The qualification is endorsed by the British Esports Association as being suitable for learners who want to work in this industry and is recognised by employers. This meaning that it will support your entry into the industry within a range of roles, whether this is through direct employment after the qualification has been achieved, or via apprenticeship, or after studying for a bachelor’s degree within higher education.

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