Unit 1 Understanding Cognition (Biological Intelligence) – Weeks 1:5

We will familiarize us with some foundational concepts that will help us discuss cognitive systems.

Unit 2 Design for Human Cognition Weeks 6:10

I – (Distributed Intelligence) – Weeks 6 & 7
We will turn our attention to the design of tools built to extend human cognitive capacity.

Reading Week – Week 8

II – (Augmented Intelligence) – Weeks 9 & 10
We will look at technologies that blend human and machine intelligence.

Unit 3 Design for Machine Cognition (Artificial Intelligence) – Weeks 11:13

We will complete the term with robots, of course. Lots of robots and some applications of AI.