Skip main navigation

Review of the week

In this step, we revisit the key themes we have looked at this week.
Desk set up with laptop, tablet , headphones, notebook and coffee
© Coventry University. CC BY-NC 4.0

Congratulations on completing this week and thank you for joining us for this first week of Artificial Intelligence: Distinguishing Between Fact and Fiction.

We hope you have enjoyed this look at natural intelligence.

This week we have looked at:

  • Historical perspectives of intelligence
  • Biological perspectives of intelligence
  • Cognitive perspectives of intelligence
  • Computational perspectives of intelligence

Next week we’ll look at human learning and artificial intelligence including the current state of the art.

Your task

Was there anything surprising for you in this week’s content?
© Coventry University. CC BY-NC 4.0
This article is from the free online

Artificial Intelligence: Distinguishing Between Fact and Fiction

Created by
FutureLearn - Learning For Life

Our purpose is to transform access to education.

We offer a diverse selection of courses from leading universities and cultural institutions from around the world. These are delivered one step at a time, and are accessible on mobile, tablet and desktop, so you can fit learning around your life.

We believe learning should be an enjoyable, social experience, so our courses offer the opportunity to discuss what you’re learning with others as you go, helping you make fresh discoveries and form new ideas.
You can unlock new opportunities with unlimited access to hundreds of online short courses for a year by subscribing to our Unlimited package. Build your knowledge with top universities and organisations.

Learn more about how FutureLearn is transforming access to education