Level 3 BTEC National Extended Diploma in Esports

Level 3 BTEC National Extended Diploma in Esports

Course Code: L3NESP Duration: 2 Years Attendance: Full Time Location: Farnborough Campus Start Date: 09/09/2024    


About the course

Dive into the exciting and innovative world of Esports with this Level 3 BTEC extended diploma. Esports (electronic sports) is competitive video gaming. Tournaments usually consist of amateur or professional gamers competing against one another.

This course will provide you with the necessary skills on how to healthily compete in tournaments, how to set up an Esports tournament, and the legal and ethical issues within the industry.

What will I study?

This two-year, full-time programme will provide you with an in-depth study of the Esports sector, supporting progression to either a higher level of study or employment in areas such as: Coaching, Health and Fitness in the Esports industry, Enterprise and Creativity, Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Esports Events, and more. 

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this course then please contact us by phone on 01252 40 55 55 or message us.

Your course

What modules are covered?

Included units may include:

  • Esports Industry Knowledge
  • Esports Events
  • Esports Coaching
  • Nutrition for Esports Performance
  • Games Design
  • Live-Streamed Broadcasting
  • Sports and Esports Law and Legislation
  • Customer Immersion Experiences
  • Esports Tournament Organisation and Shoutcasting

You will also be encouraged to undertake a work experience placement during your time on the course. 

Your future

What Next?

On successful completion of this course, you could go on to study a relevant Esport, Sport, Business or Leisure degree-level course. You could also progress straight into work or start an apprenticeship.*


*Please check your progression routes with a careers advisor. 

Entry Requirements

What previous qualifications and experience will I need?

From School

  • Five GCSEs at grades 9-4
  • To include English and maths GCSEs at 9-4

From College

  • Relevant level 2 qualification at merit grade or higher
  • English and maths at level 2 or higher

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Course Enquiry

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