On this course, you will develop a strong understanding of computer systems with a focus on networks, CPU architecture and embedded systems development. Practical work will equip you with an understanding of the different aspects of digital electronics and programming, with options to focus on software and or hardware. Using this knowledge and skills, you will design and develop a processor or multi-threaded software in your final year. During the first year of this course, you will study in City of Bristol College's advanced IT and computing laboratories. You will be able to access UWE Bristol's Frenchay campus and all the facilities and accommodation available to all our students. From the second year of your course onwards, you will be based at UWE Bristol's Frenchay campus.