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What you will learn

  • Apply various models of human and machine vision and discuss their limitations.

  • Demonstrate the geon model of object recognition and its limitations.

  • Argue the benefits and drawbacks of the symbolist and visualist perspectives of mental imagery.

  • Recognize the single layer and multi-layer perceptron neural network models of artificial intelligence.

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Beginner Level
Approx. 8 hours to complete
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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Introduction

1 hour to complete
1 video (Total 19 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
1 reading
Vision by Man and Machine10m
1 practice exercise
Vision Overview10m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Edges, Depth, and Objects

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 103 min)
3 videos
Depth Perception35m
Object Recognition36m
2 practice exercises
Edges5m
Geons15m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Mental Imagery

2 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 123 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
2 videos
Mental Imagery and the "Turn Towards Neuroscience"1h
1 reading
Mental Imagery and the Visual System10m
1 practice exercise
Mental Imagery5m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Machine Learning and Neural Networks

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 99 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
3 videos
Multi-Layer Networks25m
Deep Learning for Object Recognition26m
1 reading
M​ind Body World (Sections 4.0 through 4.4)45m
1 practice exercise
Convolution Problem10m

About the Mind and Machine Specialization

Mind and Machine

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