Credits: 3

Schedule: 25.02.2020 - 03.04.2020

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation): 

Lecturer: Prof. Arno Solin

For practical questions, please contact the Head Teaching Assistant Dr. William Wilkinson (

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

IV (Spring)

Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The students has an overview of various applications of AI and of the fundamental problems, methods, and algorithms that underlie and that are necessary to build the AI applications. The course gives the student a good basis for further study of the said methods and algorithms.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The course consists of lectures that each introduce an application of AI and the underlying computational problems as well as describe the principles of the methods and algorithms that are used to solve problem. The course contains problem sets on the topics of the lectures. The content of the lectures may vary yearly.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Presence at the lectures and solving the problem sets.

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures c. 20 h, solving the problem sets related to the invited lectures c. 60 h, totaling c. 80 h.

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lecture notes and other given material.

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Introductory programming course.

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 



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