October 28th, 2019: In-term Examination
The in-term examination for this module will take place during the Friday November 15th.
October 21st, 2019: Web-site is fully up-to-date
All teaching materials and code are available on this web-site and it will be updated weekly.
About this Module
Credit Weighting: 5
Teaching Method(s): 24 x 1hr(s) Lectures; 9 x 1hr(s) Practicals.
Module Objective: Review and critically analyse the motivating factors, challenges and technical concepts behind artificial intelligence.
Module Content: Topics that may be covered in this module include: the principles, technologies and applications of model-driven versus data-driven AI; the ethics of AI; fair, accountable and transparent AI.
Learning Outcomes: On successful completion of this module, students should be able to:
- Critically discuss the challenges and opportunities in realising the future of AI.
- Describe in detail the main principles, technologies and applications of AI.
- Evaluate AI technologies from a performance but also an ethical viewpoint.
Assessment: Total Marks 100: Continuous Assessment 100 marks (1x Mid-Semester Examination 40 marks, 1 x End of Semester Examination 40 marks, 2 x Laboratory Reports, 10 marks each).
Compulsory Elements: Continuous Assessment.
Penalties (for late submission of Course/Project Work etc.): Work which is submitted late shall be assigned a mark of zero (or a Fail Judgement in the case of Pass/Fail modules).
Pass Standard and any Special Requirements for Passing Module: 40\%.
Requirements for Supplemental Examination: 1 x 1.5 hr(s) paper(s) (corresponding to Mid-Semester Examination and End of Semester Examination) to be taken in Autumn 2020. The mark for Continuous Assessment is carried forward.