Artificial Intelligence (CptS 440/540) Fall 2017

Section 01/02, TuTh 9:10-10:25am, EME B46 (Pullman), TFLO 260 (Tri-Cities), Everett
Washington State University
School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Description: An introduction to the field of artificial intelligence including search, knowledge representation, reasoning, uncertainty, learning, and perception. (3 credits)

Student Learning Outcomes: (1) Understand the major areas and challenges of AI, (2) Apply basic AI algorithms to solve problems, and (3) Understand the ethical issues in AI.

Prerequisites: Data Structures (CptS 122), Probability and Statistics (Math 212 or 360).

Textbook: Stuart Russell and Peter Norvig, Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach, Third Edition, Prentice Hall, 2010.

Grading: Six Homeworks (45%), Exam 1 (15%), Exam 2 (15%), Final Exam (25%).

Instructor: Larry Holder , EME 227, 335-6138, Office hours: Wed/Thu 11am-12pm, or by appointment.

Teaching Assistants:
Yongjun Chen, Sloan 312, Office hours: Tue 2-3pm, Wed 10-11am.
Selina Akter, EME 136, Office hours: Fri 10-11am.

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