Introduction to Artificial Intelligence

King's College London

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Introduction to Artificial Intelligence

  • Host University

    King's College London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Computer Programming, Computer Science, Information Sciences

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

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  • Overview

    Module description:

    This module aims to provide you with an introduction to the fundamental methods of knowledge representation,
    learning and reasoning that are used in Artificial Intelligence, and to understand the philosophical foundations
    of Artificial Intelligence.

    Learning Outcomes:
    On successfully completing this module you should be able to demonstrate your knowledge and understaning of the
    foundational concepts of Artificial Intelligence; understand a number of fundamental techniques that are used in
    Artificial Intelligence; and demonstrate, through written assignments, knowledge, understanding and critical of
    awareness of key philosophical issues that underlie Artificial Intelligence.

    Provisional Syllabus:
    Topics will be selected from:
    - Philosophical foundations of AI
    - Knowledge representation
    - Inference
    - Expert systems
    - Problem solving and search
    - Natural language processing
    - Vision
    - Machine learning
    - Agents and robots

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