Skip to 0 minutes and 3 secondsThis course aims to equip you with a broader understanding of artificial intelligence, or AI-- Its past, present, and future-- the benefits it creates, as well as how it's reshaping various industries. You will also gain a greater understanding of the working relationship between humans and AI and what skills are predicted to be needed to work and interact with the technology-- As well as the new jobs that artificial intelligence has and will create. With this understanding, you will be able to hone your own skills to adapt your career to thrive within the future workplace.
Skip to 0 minutes and 39 secondsTechnology now exists that can help people with mobility impairments operate and control their computers with their eyes, similar to the way a mouse is controlled with a hand. Technology now exists that can monitor natural disasters and provide warning signals earlier and more accurately to help reduce the number of casualties, or help the emergency services quickly locate victims. Technology now exists that allows people to purchase items simply by taking a picture. These are all examples of artificial intelligence. Do you remember when the internet became widely used? Or have you read about this in history? Something similar happened around that time hence why we now have jobs, such as social media communication teams and web designers.
Skip to 1 minute and 24 secondsSo it is important to stress that while 75 million current jobs are displaced around the world, 133 million new jobs may emerge. This means that almost 60 million jobs will be created. And AI is driving new opportunities today. But what does this artificial intelligence buzzword truly mean? What technologies are behind it? Why are some people so excited about it? And why do some people fear it? Do you find yourself asking one of these questions? Then, this course is for you.