Intro to the Esports Industry

Fall 2022

SCOM 313-003: Special Topics in Communication Studies.
Students study the rising popularity of the Esports industry with groups of students in Sport & Recreation Management (SRM). Class projects will include background research of Esports-related organizations and sponsorships and creating strategic communication planning for the organizations.

HM 298: Esports and Tournament Execution.
The class focuses on applying project management to the creation and development of Esports classes and tournaments, and explores the economic impact of this multi-million dollar enterprise.

Prerequisite: HM major or permission of the director. Non-Hospitality Management majors should contact Reg Foucar-Szocki at [email protected]

SRM 490: Esports and Tournament Execution. Taught by Dr. Augustus Hallmon.

A multidisciplinary course offered in conjunction with JMU X-Labs. The class focuses on applying project management to the creation and development of Esports classes and tournaments, and explores the economic impact of this multi-million dollar enterprise. Crosslisted with HM 298-0004.

Prerequisite: SRM major or permission of the director

Non-SRM majors should contact Dr. Hallmon at [email protected]

Fall 2022
Tuesdays 5:20-8:00pm

SCOM 313-003
Special Topics in Communication Studies

HM 298
Esports and Tournament Execution

SRM 490
Esports and Tournament Execution

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