University of Colorado Boulder
What is “the mind” and what is artificial intelligence?
University of Colorado Boulder

What is “the mind” and what is artificial intelligence?

This course is part of Mind and Machine Specialization

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David Quigley

Instructor: David Quigley

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7 hours (approximately)
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  • Describe the details of the Turing test, including its purpose, limitations, and potential impact.

  • Describe the details of Searle’s Chinese Room thought experiment, including its purpose, limitations, and potential impact.

  • Discuss previous and current attempts to create artificial systems that can pass the Turing Test in various domains.

  • Compute and outline the limitations of exponential and factorial growth functions.

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Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

4.4

(141 reviews)

Beginner level
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7 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
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There are 4 modules in this course

This week we will explore the history of automata and machines imitating life.

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1 video1 quiz1 discussion prompt

This week we will start to define the boundaries of intelligence, understanding, and related ideas from both human and machine perspectives.

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1 video5 readings4 quizzes1 peer review2 discussion prompts

For the next two weeks, we will discuss how our understanding of cognition leads to differing definitions of problems.

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1 video1 reading1 quiz

We will continue discussing how our understanding of cognition leads to differing definitions of problems.

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3 videos3 readings3 quizzes1 discussion prompt

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David Quigley
University of Colorado Boulder
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