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UAL eSports, Games and Multi Media Business Events (also known as Creative Media and Production Technology) Level 3

UAL eSports, Games and Multi Media Business Events (also known as Creative Media and Production Technology) Level 3

http://www.coleggwent.ac.uk/courselink/BL0017

What you'll study

The eSports industry is one of the fastest growing video games industries in the UK.

 

This course focuses on the multimedia and business side of eSports. You will learn in a practical and technical environment focusing on promotion, managing and building individual/team based content. You will also have the opportunity to develop vital knowledge about the industry and its fan base, as well as explore the games played in this exciting and fast-paced sector.

 

You'll develop the skills to progress within a range of media related subjects, primarily eSports management and production, and also graphic design, live TV production, editing, journalism techniques, pro-gaming and social media.

 

If you love to play games and have a strong interest in the industry then this is your chance to join a truly unique course.

 

Alongside the main qualification you will also -

 

Compete in eSports competitive tournaments like Ukie's Digital Schoolhouse powered by PlayStation

Visit eSports events

Visit game conventions

Gain an iDea Enterprise Award

Learn about eSports nutrition and fitness

 

 

 

 

What's expected of you

You'll use your knowledge, skills and judgement to initiate and complete semi-complex tasks and procedures (within limits). You'll address problems with a level of independence but will need awareness of different viewpoints or approaches within your area of study or work. eSports competitions will run alongside the core curriculum and most likely after your taught sessions.

What qualifications you'll achieve

Year 1

  • Level 3 Diploma in eSports and Multimedia
  • Appropriate supporting qualifications to broaden your skill set and meet the needs of industry
  • Skills Activities
  • English and Maths (if you haven't achieved a grade C or above at GCSE level, you'll be required to attend additional lessons)

Year 2

  • Level 3 Extended Diploma in eSports and Multimedia
  • Appropriate supporting qualifications to broaden your skill set and meet the needs of industry
  • Skills Activities
  • English and Maths (if you haven't achieved a grade C or above at GCSE level, you'll be required to attend additional lessons)

How you'll be assessed

You will be assessed through coursework (submitted throughout the year).

What you can do next

Successful completion of the Year 1 90 Credit Diploma will allow you to progress on to the second year and complete the full Extended Diploma. From there, you can go into the following:

University: This qualification provides UCAS tariff points and supports your progression to higher education in a games design related subject, such as the Foundation Degree in Games Art and Design at Coleg Gwent.

Employment: On completion of these qualifications you could progress to various job roles, dependent on your chosen pathway. Career options include: Community Manager, PR/Marketing, Journalist, Product Manager, Coach, Scout, Sales, Pro Gamer, Camera Person, Film editor, Producer, Scriptwriter, Film Crew, Radio Technician/ Producer, Animator or Digital Publishing.

Entry requirements

You will need a minimum of 5 GCSEs grade C or above. These should include Art/a creative subject/ICT and either Maths/Numeracy or English/Welsh first language. We will alternatively accept an appropriate level 2 diploma qualification at merit grade with GCSEs to include either maths/numeracy or English/Welsh first language.

Where can I study UAL eSports, Games and Multi Media Business Events (also known as Creative Media and Production Technology) Level 3?

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Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone
(Full Time)

Call 01495 333 777 to apply today

All courses may be subject to change. Coleg Gwent reserves the right to withdraw courses should they no longer be deemed viable to run.

Gall yr holl gyrsiau fod yn destun newid. Mae Coleg Gwent yn cadw'r hawl i dynnu cyrsiau yn os ystyrir nad yw bellach yn ddichonadwy i'w rhedeg.

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