Introduction to Artificial Intelligence


Course Objective

After completing this course, students will have:
- a strong understanding of the component fields of AI;
- a good understanding of the academic skills required in studying AI;
- a solid understanding of how the degree program in AI is structured.

Course Content

The course will combine general lectures and individual working groups
to survey the richness of the area of Artificial Intelligence. In
addition to weekly lectures that introduce a wide range of topics
related to AI, the course is structured around working groups in which
students will give presentations that discuss scientific articles in the
AI domain. The working group forms a mentor group in which both academic
skills and the individual disciplines are discussed. The goal of the
course is to provide a broad introduction to AI and to provide a vehicle
that can help prepare the student for studying AI at the Bachelor's

Teaching Methods

Lectures and working groups.

Method of Assessment

Weekly assignments, class participation, individual presentations and a
two-page scientific article on a subject of personal choice.


The course will consider scientific articles that are explained during
the Lectures and then further developed in individual working group

Target Audience


General Information

Course Code X_401089
Credits 3 EC
Period P1
Course Level 100
Language of Tuition English
Faculty Faculty of Science
Course Coordinator dr. A.C.M. ten Teije
Examiner dr. A.C.M. ten Teije
Teaching Staff dr. A.C.M. ten Teije
prof. dr. F.A.H. van Harmelen
dr. M.C.A. Klein
dr. K.S. Schlobach

Practical Information

You need to register for this course yourself

Last-minute registration is available for this course.

Teaching Methods Seminar, Lecture, Meeting
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