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Beginner Level
Approx. 4 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Game Developers and their Esports

2 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 16 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
2 videos
Interview with Patrick Scarborough15m
5 readings
What Makes a Video Game a Viable Esport?10m
Why Competitive Games Patch So Much10m
Nintendo Responds To Smash Bros. Pro's Callout, Wants To Keep Scene Grassroots10m
Riot Releases Details on NA LCS Franchising with $10M Flat-fee Buy-in10m
Esports Competition Structure Diagram10m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Esports Organizations

2 hours to complete
1 video (Total 15 min), 6 readings, 1 quiz
6 readings
So You Want to Buy an Esports Team?10m
Esports Organization Branding10m
The Story Behind New York Excelsior’s One of a Kind Logo10m
Fnatic Esports Brand Receives Over $7 Million in Financing10m
What to Expect from the Blooming Esports Industry in 201710m
Esport Organization Diagram10m

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