PG Cert in iGaming (30 ECTS)

This is a post graduate certificate that forms the basis for further qualifications at diploma or masters level in iGaming Technology or iGaming Data and Analytics.  The certificate gives students a good introduction to the world of gaming and what it represents to the country and the world in general.  It also covers some legal aspects of the gaming world and then ventures into the technical aspects that are the foundations for further studies.  Apart from serving as a cornerstone for further academic development the certificate in itself is sufficiently strong from a technical perspective to give professionals who acquire this qualification a competitive advantage when applying for positions within this industry.

Module ECTS Value TLH
Game Theory 3 40
Laws and Regulations of the gaming industry 3 40
The Online Gaming Industry 3 40
Working within Agile and Scrum environments 3 40
Game Programming (applied design research in computer game design) 6 80
Gaming Software Applications 6 80
Research Methods 6 80

PG Dip in iGaming – Data and Analytics (30 ECTS)

For those students that are particularly interested in the Business Intelligence side of the gaming world then this is the course that gives them the necessary formation.  Graduates from this diploma would be prepared to take up roles as Business Intelligence Developer, Business Data Analyst, Analytics Manager, Data Warehouse Architect and other similar positions in this field.  Potential students in this course should feel comfortable with data structuring concepts, data bases and should feel inclined towards the more analytical side of computing.

Module ECTS Value TLH
Advanced programming within the .NET Framework (REST APIs, Security, Programming Patterns, Cloud Computing Using Azure, etc.) 3 40
Working with SQL and NoSQL Database 3 40
Analytics 6 80
Business Intelligence – concepts and technology 6 80
Data modelling and data integration 6 80
Data Warehousing – concepts, platforms and dashboard solutions 6 80

Masters in Gaming – Data and Analytics

Students who have acquired a PGDip in the same area can enrol in this Masters Programme.  The students will work on a research project and will thus develop further their skills and abilities to innovate and do deep analysis of real life situations.  Students who acquire this qualification should prove to be excellent material for senior managerial positions that require a deep understanding and skills in analytics.  Typical positions could be Head of Analytics and Analytics Manager.

 

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