This new 2-year Foundation Degree, (similar to HNC or SCQF level 7 in year one and HND or SCQF level 8 in year two) is the first of its kind in Scotland. With the opening of the Dundee esports arena, this course will help you develop the skills you need to build a career in esports. Esports is not just playing games competitively, this is an exciting multidisciplinary career where a range of skills are required.
In the first year of the degree you will study:
Introduction to digital marketing; Esports culture and context; Gameplay principles and strategies; Introduction to esports well-being and performance; Working in the creative and digital industries.
In the second year of the degree you will study:
Digital Marketing - Advanced Skills; Esports Media; Technology for Esports; Esports Wellbeing and Performance - Advance Skills; Introduction to Research.
This Foundation Degree is validated by the University of West London (UWL).
1 Higher plus 4 subjects at National 5 at A or B, or relevant Foundation Apprenticeship, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview.
Successful students will be able to progress to various opportunities such as University articulation, industry placements, full-time employment.
Computing and Creative Media