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Next Intake: Autumn 2024
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|Introduction to Scientific Computing for AI||CE4021||8||6||
This micro-credential represents a single module within a larger further award (eg. Certificate, Diploma, Masters). By taking this micro-credential you may be eligible to apply for a credit exemption should you progress to study for a further award. The programmes associated with this MicroCred are:
- Professional Diploma in Artificial Intelligence for Computer Vision
- Machine Learning for Finance - MSc (Online)
- Artificial Intelligence - MSc (Online)
This module will provide an introduction to the core mathematics and core programming skills required in machine learning. On the successful completion of this module participants will be able to:
- Use Python to implement standard programming constructs.
- Understand the use of Calculus, Linear Algebra and Probability Theory in machine learning applications
- Apply Python to simple machine learning models and data visualisations.
Using a number of E-tivities you will hone your Python coding skills as well as your knowledge and skills in Calculus, Linear Algebra and Probability Theory as the three core areas of mathematics that underpin machine learning.
This module is suitable for applicants with previous exposure to mathematics and computer programming languages.
Entry requirements are established to ensure the learner can engage with the course material and assessments, at a level suitable to their needs, and the academic requirements of the module. By applying to this micro-credential, you are confirming that you have reviewed and understand any such requirements, and that you meet the eligibility criteria for admission.
Successful completion of this module does not automatically qualify you for entry into a further award. All programme applicants must meet the entry requirements listed if applying for a further award.