Computing and eSports (Level 6)

Glasgow Clyde College


Cardonald Campus, Langside Campus


eSports is one of the most exciting areas in the entertainment and computing world at the moment. This course will allow you to develop your skills and social media reach as a gamer, allowing you to grow your portfolio and gaming audience whilst pitting your wits against likeminded others. The Computing and IT aspect of the course also allows you to prepare for progressing onto HND level courses within the college.

Content includes:
Competitive computer gaming: Competition focused sessions geared towards British Esports

Games development: Under the hood look at the games you like to play

Broadcasting: Streaming to a target audience

Branding: Building your own and team online identity

Health and wellbeing in esports: Endurance during competitive gaming sessions

Programing: Introduction to core concepts of industry standard languages

Team working: Encourage belongingness within the course and the wider esports community.

Entry Requirements

2 subjects at National 5 including Maths, Computing, IT or a science subject, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Entry may be subject to an interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC/D course

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year



SCQF Level