NQ Introduction to Esports

Esports is one of the fastest-growing professional sports in the world. This course is designed to give an introduction to Esports, Esport careers, and opportunities.

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New College Lanarkshire, Multiple Locations
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This course is available on the New College Lanarkshire website.

Description

Esports is one of the fastest-growing professional sports in the world.  This course is designed to give an introduction to Esports, Esport careers, and opportunities. You will develop knowledge and skills for the Esports industry alongside a range of transferable skills that can be used in any career.

No formal qualifications are required; however, it is desirable that students possess one of the following:

  • Core Skills in ICT or Numeracy at SCQF Level 4/5
  • National Units in Computing or Maths

The programme offers you the opportunity to attain the SQA National Progression Award in Esports. With units such as an introduction to Esports, explore video game characters, narrative and design as well as the creation of an Esports brand, organisation of an Esports tournament and live-stream broadcasting.

Upon successful completion of this course, you could progress onto Level 6 Esports.

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About New College Lanarkshire

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New College Lanarkshire is one of the largest colleges in Scotland and operates across Lanarkshire and East Dunbartonshire with campuses in Cumbernauld, Motherwell, Coatbridge, Kirkintilloch, Hamilton and Broadwood.

New College Lanarkshire has more than 10,000 students enrolled on a mix of full-time, part-time, evening and commercial courses.

Lanarkshire is a great place to live and work and at New College Lanarkshire we recognise the critical role that the College must play in achieving the social, economic and cultural aspirations of our area.

We contribute to the advancement of Lanarkshire through the outstanding learning opportunities that we provide and the high impact partnerships that we have within the public, business and third sectors.

We know that education can transform the lives of individuals and we understand that learning can make it a better world for us all. It is our absolute belief in the positive power of education that motivates and directs our fantastic members of staff in all that they do.

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