CMPS 441, Fall 2007 Syllabus
Dr. Patrick McDowell
Office: 220 Fayard Hall
In this course the student will be presented with an overview of the science of Artificial Intelligence. We will talk about the some of the history of AI, applications, and study some of the common topics in AI. Each student should get a USB thumb drive in order to save work and software that may be provided for the class. The class will be presented using a both a mix of theory and hands-on exercises. Also, there will be some team projects.
Students will study and gain familiarity with the following topics.
Primary textbook: Artificial Intelligence A guide to Intelligent Systems; Second Edition; Michael Negnevitsky
Secondary textbook: Machine Learning; Tom M. Mitchell