COG366/CSC 366 - Semester Hours
Computational Models of Cognitive Processes
Introduction to the computational study of human and machine intelligence. Discussion of symbolic computation, neural networking, and genetic computation. Examination of research in language, vision, perception, memory, learning, reasoning, planning, and information processing. Programming in LISP (CLOS) is a featured part of this course. An introduction to the language is integrated into tightly specified programming projects which, upon completion, constitute tools for investigating aspects of cognition from the symbolic, neural, and genetic perspectives.
Upper division Computer Science elective. Taken by most Computer Science B.S. Degree students with the Artificial Intelligence concentration. Required by Cognitive Science majors.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
Take exams. Write programs. Attend class and engage in classroom discussions.
Computing machines and software.
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