Fall 2022

Artificial Intelligence

Listed in: Computer Science, as COSC-241


Scott P. Alfeld (Section 01)


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.

How to handle overenrollment: Priority to majors

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)

COSC 241 - LEC

Section 01
Tu 2:30 PM - 3:50 PM SCCE A011
Th 2:30 PM - 3:50 PM SCCE A011

This is preliminary information about books for this course. Please contact your instructor or the Academic Coordinator for the department, before attempting to purchase these books.

ISBN Title Publisher Author(s) Comment Book Store Price
Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach (4th Edition) Pearson, 2020 Stuart Russell and Peter Norvig TBD


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