Falmouth University

Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

Drive the future of live entertainment with this innovative esports degree course. Bridging communications, games, business and events, you'll learn from experts and collaborate with other students on live project briefs. Engage in real livestreaming productions equipped with knowledge and a passion for esports, backed up by a grounding in business, live events and games culture. You will: Produce livestreams to deliver esports matches to viewers in an engaging and informative way Collaborate with a multi-specialist team to develop and execute events and broadcasts that meet the requirements of a high-quality esports event Gain the skills necessary to innovate in the emerging landscape of live digital content creation and entertainment Graduate with a rounded experience of the business of live event management in an esports context Become competitive in an industry that thrives and strives toward maintaining high standards, sporting behaviour, personal excellence and digital innovation

Course details


You’ll learn from experts across media communications, business, and games in order to understand the industry and how best to deliver a smooth and professional experience for spectators and bring matches to life. Modules could include: The Business of Esports Learn how companies negotiate contracts and work responsibly with developers and esports teams to coordinate a compelling spectator experience. Broadcast, Production, and Live-Streaming Use the principles of television broadcasting and livestreaming production to deliver engaging events for esports spectators. Esports Culture and Strategy Understand the cultural context of communal esports, the legal frameworks in which it operates, and how strategies form for different esports. The modules above are proposed new ones. Programme structures and modules can change as part of our curriculum enhancement and review processes. If a certain module is important to you, please discuss it with the Course Leader.

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

If English is not your first language, you will need to demonstrate English language skills that are sufficiently developed for successful completion of your studies. We accept a range of recognised English language qualifications that are equivalent to the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic minimum score of 6.0 overall, with a minimum of 5.5 in Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening. Through the award of international scholarships, we aim to support academic enrichment by encouraging diversity and excellence at Falmouth. For details of our international scholarships, and how to apply for them, please visit our website at www.falmouth.ac.uk

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

If you are able to demonstrate relevant, current, equivalent experience instead of formal qualifications, we encourage you to apply. Please contact our Applicant Services team before applying, for advice regarding your individual experience and eligibility. If you are an international applicant and require a Student visa to study in the UK, you must have a recognised English language test approved and vouched for by the University at the appropriate level. Our Applicant Services team can help you with any general questions you may have about study visas or suitable language tests. For more specific advice, we recommend you also consult UKCISA http://www.ukcisa.org.uk/

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Esports at Falmouth University - UCAS