Junior Adventures in Artificial Intelligence - Part-time

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August
Online - Remote Learning
Mon Aug 17th - Mon Sep 14th 4:00pm-5:30pm 5 Days
£175Details
September
Online - Remote Learning
Wed Sep 2nd - Wed Sep 30th 7:00pm-8:30pm 5 Days
£175Details

Junior Adventures in Artificial Intelligence – Part-time

In this course, students will get an introduction to the world of Artificial Intelligence (AI). They will build their very own AI models using sound, numbers, text and images, using the latest super-smart technology!

Ages:

9-12

Equipment:

Laptop, required

Currently available in:
  • Online
Pricing details
Price:  

£175

Course highlights

Artificial Intelligence in the world today

Artificial Intelligence in the world today

Learn how AI is being used in the world right now, from autonomous cars to applications in medicine. We'll explore how these work, as well as the positives and negatives we need to be aware of.

Learn about Machine Learning

Learn about Machine Learning

You'll get to build a game using MIT's Scratch software and then teach a computer to play it. We'll discover what it takes to build a machine that can learn.

Think about the Machines of the Future

Think about the Machines of the Future

We'll look at the Machines of the Future such as robots, humanoid androids, nanobots and robot swarms. What are the best ways to use AI and Machine Learning in these, without adding built-in bias?

Featured FAQ

What is the tutor:student ratio?

This varies from course to course, but we generally have a maximum of 8 students per tutor.

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Course Overview

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is the hottest topic in tech right now and is already having a significant impact on our lives. Want to know how a computer named ‘Deep Blue’ beat a chess grandmaster over twenty years ago? Or how the AI behind AlphaGo beat the best human ‘GO’ player in the world?

Learn how to create complex AI models. Make a celebrity response bot, make and then train a video game to play itself, and even create a friendly alien detector!

This is an excellent course for children interested in technology, coding and AI. Absolutely no previous programming knowledge is required. It’s perfect for beginners who are curious to learn about one of the hottest trends in tech!

Students looking for a broader introduction to computer science fundamentals should check out our Junior Coder course while those interested in gaming might also be interested in our Video Game Design course.

This is an online course taught live by an expert tutor who is fully DBS-checked. You will join a small group of other young learners online, working together and making lots of progress in fun and interactive sessions. All classes are monitored and recorded for safety.

This course is available in 2 part-time formats:

1 Day a Week:

Course length: 1 day a week for 5 consecutive weeks (total of 20 hrs of live tutoring)
Dates: pick a day between Saturdays or Sundays
Time slots: Choose to start at 10 am or 6 pm (GMT)

Weekly Club:

Course length: 1h30 per week for 5 consecutive weeks (total of 7h30 of live tutoring)
Dates: pick a day between Mondays, Wednesdays or Saturdays
Time slots: Choose to start at 10 am, 4 pm or 6 pm (GMT)

This course is also available in a week-long format.

What your child will learn

  • The fundamentals of Machine Learning and what confidence means in Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) models
  • What AI can and cannot do well
  • Tools for creating and incorporating AI into applications such as Scratch and Python
  • The functions that AI machines do really well and how they are being used in the world already
  • Confidence in writing and creating code
  • How to use algorithms and functions as well as how to test and debug code

Junior Adventures in Artificial Intelligence – Part-time FAQs

Questions and answers of the customers


Meet Leszek

Leszek studies Electronic and Information Engineering at Imperial College London and teaches our coding courses. He loves using his STEM skills to bring people together and recently created an Imperial college fantasy football app that connects 200 players together. 

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"All the staff were amazing and really helpful. This course really boosted my confidence with computers and video game design. It was really fun and I made a lot of friends I'll be sorry to say goodbye to. Writing the coding was even more fun than playing the games."

Christina, Age 10