[ 536AISO19 ] Subject AI and Society

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10,5 ECTS Accumulative subject examination B1 - Bachelor's programme 1. year Computer Science Sepp Hochreiter Johannes Kepler University Linz
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Original study plan Bachelor's programme Artificial Intelligence 2019W
Objectives This subject covers possible impacts and effects of AI and AI technology on society and on humanity in general. Students become aware of psychological and sociological effects of AI technology and of the problems and solutions of human-AI interactions. These topics are completed by Gender Studies.

A special course is the lecture series in AI where various aspects of AI and their impact on society are elaborated by lecturers from different fields. The lecture series should broaden the view of the students onto AI and related topics as well as discuss the consequences and impact of AI for other scientific disciplines.

Subject The contents of this subject result from the contents of its courses.
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