PHI 470 - Topics in Analytic Philosophy - Topic:Phil/Artificial Intellig
Special topics in metaphysics, epistemology, and related areas. May be repeated if topics vary. Course Information: Counts toward the Advanced Course in Specialization and Area I, Core Analytic Philosophy requirements of the philosophy major.
Philosophy of Artificial Intelligence: Philosophical beginnings of AI [A. Turing]. Philosophical problems in AI [e.g. different notions of computability]. Philosophical problems with present and future AI [ethical, social or futurological]. We focus on the broad theoretical problems at the cutting edge of AI, such as continuity between artificial and biological cognitive architectures, discovery machines, machine consciousness and Artificial General Intelligence.
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Course Level: Graduate