The course surveys the development and application of artificial intelligence to creative practices, such as music, writing, and illustration. Specific attention is paid to evaluation, ethics, and sustainability.
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Period 2 2022 (Oct) – Period 1 2023 (Sep)
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Content and learning outcomes
Sessions 1-3: Overview of the domain of computational creativity
Sessions 4-6: Creative practices with artificial intelligence
Sessions 7-9: Principals of ethics and sustainability
Sessions 10-12: Advanced topics
Intended learning outcomes
Be able to
- give an overview of the domain of computiational creativity
- describe objective and subjective approaches to evaluating creative machines
- use an existing AI system in a creative practice and reflect on the experience
- discuss ethical issues around creative machines and their application
- audit the sustainablity of a creative machine
Attendance and active participation in monthly seminars for one year
Literature and preparations
Selected readings from the literature
Examination and completion
If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.
- EXA1 - Examination, 7.5 credits, grading scale: P, F
Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.
The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.
Active participation in all seminars, preferably on location, remote participation will be possible. Completion of reading assignments. Final creative project.
Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination
Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination
- All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
- In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
- In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.
Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.Course web FDT3300
Main field of study
Readings and discussion of relevant seminal research articles in connection with each session.