- Code COMP8620
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Research School of Computer Science
- ANU College ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science
- Course subject Computer Science
- Areas of interest Computer Science
This is an advanced graduate course that covers advanced topics in Artificial Intelligence. Topics vary from one offering to the next and are likely to be drawn from the following list: planning, scheduling, games, search, reasoning (constraint-based, model-based, spatial, temporal), knowledge representation, decision-making under uncertainty, reinforcement learning, agents, foundations.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
The content of the course will vary at each offering. In general, through this course, students should...
- Gain both a wide and a deep knowledge of the topic(s) taught in the current instance of the course.
- Improve their skills at navigating through, and critically examining, the scientific literature on the taught topic(s).
Other InformationThis course runs only in odd years (2015, 2017, 2019)
Assignments (45%); Seminar (15%); Final Exam (40%)
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WorkloadThirty one-hour lectures
Requisite and Incompatibility
Marcus Hutter (2005) Universal Artificial Intelligence, EATCS, Springer.
Shane Legg (2008) Machine Super Intelligence, Lulu, PhD thesis
Students are assumed to have solid background knowledge in general computer science (e.g., programming experience; some basic theoretical CS), but no specialist knowledge.
Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.
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- 6 units
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Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|9832||22 Jul 2019||29 Jul 2019||31 Aug 2019||25 Oct 2019||In Person||N/A|