Introduction to Affective Computing

Affective computing represents a broad, interdisciplinary research and practice area focusing on a range of topics, including: computational models of emotion, cognitive-affective architectures, affective user modeling; emotion sensing and recognition; emotion expression; and the use of emotions to improve human-computer interaction across a range of contexts including intelligent tutoring and gaming.  This course will provide an introduction to affective computing through a combination of lectures, student presentations of selected literature, projects and class discussions. The course content and format will be appropriate for computer science, cognitive science, psychology, human factors, and industrial engineering students (advanced undergraduate/graduate).

Course Details

Campus: 
Amherst
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Graduate
Subject: 
Computer Science
Number: 
COMPSCI 590AC
Semester: 
Summer 2017
Registration Status: 
Closed
Registration: 
Monday, March 13, 2017 to Friday, July 14, 2017
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