The Department of Computer Science & Engineering
|Instructor:||Prof. William J. Rapaport|
|Times:||F 1:00–3:50 P.M.|
This seminar will examine computational theories of consciousness.
Questions that we will consider include:
During the first half of the semester, we will look at recent philosophical, psychological, and neuroscientific theories of consciousness. The second half will focus on computational theories.
Students may enroll for 1, 2, or 3 credits; the seminar will be graded on an S/U basis. Student presentations and/or a written report will be required.
Prerequisites: Graduate standing and some prior knowledge of either AI or philosophy, or permission of the instructor.
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