Spring 2014

Artificial Intelligence

Listed in: Computer Science, as COSC-241

Formerly listed as: COSC-24

Faculty

John E. Rager (Section 01)

Description

An introduction to the ideas and techniques that allow computers to perform intelligently. The course will discuss methods of representing knowledge and methods of solving general problems using heuristic search.  It will also discuss the design of algorithms that learn and generalize from experience.  Other topics will be chosen to reflect the interests of the class and may include: communicating in English, game playing, probabilistic reasoning, planning, vision and speech recognition, computers modeled on neurons, and the possibility and implications of the existence of non-human intelligence. Three class meetings per week. Offered in alternate years.

Requisite: COSC 112. Spring semester. Professor Rager.

Offerings

2014-15: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Fall 2009, Fall 2011, Spring 2014, Fall 2015