This one-of-a-kind elective allows students to explore a variety of high-paying professions inside the dynamic industry of esports.
The benefits of esports aren’t just for players; there are plenty of pathways in esports careers beyond being an expert gamer. In this course, students will learn about the multitude of careers in the esports industry, what a "day in the life" looks like for those professions, and the skills and education needed to pursue such careers.
Grade Band: Grades 6-8
Format: Supplemental (30hr)
What is the job, average salary range, and who hires for the position
What skills and level of education are required to be successful in each career strand
What does a typical “week in the life” of each professional look like
What employment opportunities are available in today’s market
Which hard and soft skills do employers seek in job candidates
What is the pathway from apprentice to professional
30 hours of multifaceted career exploration curriculum
Capstone career exploration project w/ grading rubric
Students will explore different STEAM careers connected to the esports and gaming industry in this course.Contact Us