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851-0549-19L  Artificial Intelligence. A Genealogy

SemesterSpring Semester 2019
Periodicitynon-recurring course
CourseDoes not take place this semester.
Language of instructionGerman
CommentNumber of participants limited to 20

Catalogue data

AbstractThe seminar is intended to be a reading seminar. The seminar deals with those authors and texts that on the one hand open up an access to interferences between society, mathematics and technology and on the other hand open up central conceptual fields, spaces of experience and horizons of expectation of artificial intelligence in the second half of the 20th century.
ObjectiveBy reading and discussing key texts and concepts on artificial intelligence, students will become familiar with the interdependence of technical and social change. Proof of achievement includes the regular preparation of reading protocols.

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits3 credits
ExaminersR. Wichum
Typegraded semester performance
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionRepetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.

Learning materials

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Only public learning materials are listed.


851-0549-19 SGenealogie der Künstlichen Intelligenz
Does not take place this semester.
2 hrs


No information on groups available.


Places20 at the most
Waiting listuntil 08.03.2019

Offered in

Doctoral Department of Humanities, Social and Political SciencesDoctoral and Post-Doctoral CoursesWInformation
GESS Science in PerspectiveHistoryWInformation