Study Type
Full Time
Study Level
Level 2
Start Date:
05/09/2022
Duration
To be confirmed

Course Sheets

Entry requirements
Who the course is for

The qualification is aimed at learners who are looking to progress to further education or to employment in the esports industry, possibly via an apprenticeship in a related industry.

It offers learners the opportunity to study esports alongside a broad range of L2 qualifications, such as English, Mathematics, media, IT, sports, business or enterprise.

What the interview will involve

You will be sent a career plan prior to your interview date to complete and bring along with you on the day. The interview is a two-way process which will give you the opportunity to discuss the course and suitability with the subject tutor.

What you will learn

Learners taking this qualification will study two mandatory units:

  • Unit 1: Esports Games, Teams and Tournaments
  • Unit 2: Establishing an Esports Organisation.

The mandatory content allows learners to develop their technical skills across range of
assessment within the units, supported by underpinning knowledge. All assessment relates to the esports industry.
Communication skills are developed throughout the units, and students can also enhance their broader skills in ICT, while literacy and numeracy skills are also developed throughout. If the qualification is studied alongside a level 2 qualification in English and/or Mathematics, it will provide numerous opportunities to develop relevant skills and knowledge.

Progression
Learners taking this qualification may want to progress to further study such as BTEC Level 3 Nationals in Esports, Information Technology, Creative Media, Sport, Enterprise and Entrepreneurship or Business.
Fees

Our level 2 courses are free *(if you are 19-24 years old you must have a full level 2 qualification already to be eligible for free funding. More eligibility criteria apply). Contact us if you need more information on funding.

Failure to complete the course will incur an admin cost.

Qualifications you will get
BTEC Level 2 Certificate in Esports
Alternatively, email info@iwcollege.ac.uk with the subject title of your chosen course, followed by ‘info’ to receive further information. i.e. ‘Science T Level info’.

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