CSC 470 - Topics in Computer Science - Topic: Philosophy of A.I.
Various topics; description changes according to topic offered. See course schedule for prerequisites. Course Information: May be repeated if topics vary. Students may register in more than one section per term.
Philosophical beginnings of AI (A. Turing), philosophical problems in AI (e.g. different notions of computability), and philosophical problems with present/future AI (ethical, social, futurological). Focus on broad theoretical problems at cutting edge of AI: continuity between artificial/biological cognitive architectures, discovery machines, machine consciousness, life-long learning for AI, Artificial General Intelligence. Requires Departmental Approval.
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Course Level: Graduate