Fall 2021

Artificial Intelligence

Listed in: Computer Science, as COSC-241

Formerly listed as: COSC-24


Scott P. Alfeld (Sections 01 and 02)


An introduction to the ideas and techniques that allow computers to perform intelligently. The course will discuss methods of adversarial game playing and of solving general problems using heuristic search. It will also discuss the design of agents that learn either from experience or from a provided dataset. The course will cover both theoretical aspects of AI and practical considerations such as noisy sensor readings. Three class meetings per week. Offered in alternate years.

Requisite: COSC 211. Fall semester: Assistant Professor Alfeld.

Students who enroll in this course will likely encounter and be expected to engage in the following intellectual skills, modes of learning, and assessment: (none specified) Students with documented disabilities who will require accommodations in this course should be in consultation with Accessibility Services and reach out to the faculty member as soon as possible to ensure that accommodations can be made in a timely manner.
COSC 241 - L/D

Section 01
Tu 01:00 PM - 02:20 PM SCCE E110
Th 01:00 PM - 02:20 PM SCCE E110

Section 02
Tu 03:00 PM - 04:20 PM SCCE A131
Th 03:00 PM - 04:20 PM SCCE A131


Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Fall 2009, Fall 2011, Spring 2014, Fall 2015, Fall 2017, Fall 2019, Fall 2021, Fall 2022, Fall 2023, Fall 2024