No prior experience required.
What you will learn
Develop connections between our understanding of human minds and artificial minds in the field of cognitive science.
Discover and synthesize research in various disciplines related to cognitive science (e.g. computer science, psychology, neuroscience).
Connect cognitive science principles and ideas to your own understanding.
Describe the details of the Turing test, including its purpose, limitations, and potential impact.
About this Specialization
Applied Learning Project
By completing the Mind and Machine specialization, students will be able to: (1) demonstrate their understanding of topics and strategies through quizzes, and (2) discuss and debate different arguments and interpretations of philosophical issues in discussions and peer-reviewed activities.
How the Specialization Works
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Every Specialization includes a hands-on project. You'll need to successfully finish the project(s) to complete the Specialization and earn your certificate. If the Specialization includes a separate course for the hands-on project, you'll need to finish each of the other courses before you can start it.
Earn a Certificate
When you finish every course and complete the hands-on project, you'll earn a Certificate that you can share with prospective employers and your professional network.
There are 4 Courses in this Specialization
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