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Artificial Intelligence (CptS 440/540)
Fall 2020

Course Information

Time and Location:

Tuesdays/Thursdays 9:10-10:25am, online.

Course Description

This course is an introduction to the field of artificial intelligence including search, knowledge representation, reasoning, uncertainty, learning, and perception. At the end of the course, students should: (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. (3 credits)

Instructor

Larry Holder, holder@wsu.edu. Office hours by appointment.

Teaching Assistants

James Halvorsen, james.halvorsen@wsu.edu, and Kaniz Madhobi, kanizfatema.madhobi@wsu.edu. Office hours by appointment.

Textbook

Stuart Russell and Peter Norvig, Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach, Fourth Edition, Prentice Hall, 2020.

Course Prerequisites

Advanced Data Structures (CptS 223 or 233).

Course Grading

Homeworks (50%), Exam 1 (15%), Exam 2 (15%), Final Exam (20%).

Course Materials

Course Resources

Other AI Resources

AI in the News