Lesson 1: Introduction to AI

AI is playing an ever-greater role in society. This Introduction to AI lesson gives students an understanding of AI and some of its characteristics.

Recommended Duration: 40-60 mins.

Learning Intentions

By the end of this workshop, students will be able to:

  • Understand what AI is
  • Explain what we mean by “intelligent”
  • Cite examples of uses of AI

Key Themes

  • What is AI?
  • AI in Use
  • Human v AI Capability