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Program and courses Cognitive Science and Artificial Intelligence

Study and design at the intersection of Artificial Intelligence software and human cognition and communication.

Program structure

This one-year program consists of 60 credits (ECTS):

  • 6 elective track courses (36 ECTS in total)
  • 2 research skills modules (6 ECTS)
  • Master’s thesis (18 ECTS)

You can start either end of August or end of January.

More information about the program structure and courses can be found in the Course Catalog.

Program content

Elective courses
Research skill modules
Master’s thesis / Internship

Cognitive Science and Artificial Intelligence in short

Study and design at the intersection of Artificial Intelligence software and human cognition and communication. 

  • Work in a growing field driven by the datafication of our lives and the implementation of AI-based solutions in the context of online services, social media, and business communication.
  • Gain practical experience with the latest techniques to create an attractive professional profile for the job market. In the DAF Technology Lab you employ virtual and augmented reality applications and persuasive and sensing technology. Furthermore, you learn recent data-driven methods in digital content analysis, such as data mining, data visualization and online data collection.
  • Creative Coding meetings are organized to collaborate with fellow students, lecturers, artists, and industrial partners.

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