CISC *1410 Philosophy and Artificial Intelligence

3 hours; 3 credits

Contemporary issues in philosophy and psychology, such as the mind-machine analogy, the artificial intelligence model of the human mind, intentionality, representation, consciousness, concept formation, free will, behaviorism, mechanism. Discussion and evaluation of contemporary work in the field. This course is the same as Philosophy 3423 and Psychology 3580. (Not open to students who have completed Computer and Information Science 32.1.)

Prerequisites: [Core Studies 5 or 5.1] or a course in computer and information science, and [Core Studies 10] or a course in philosophy; or permission of the chairperson of the offering department.


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