Skip to 0 minutes and 3 seconds This course aims to equip you with a broad 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’ll 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. Technology 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.
Skip to 0 minutes and 48 seconds 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 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. So it is important to stress that while 75 million current jobs are displaced around the world, 133 million new jobs may emerge.
Skip to 1 minute and 33 seconds 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.