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CS331 - Neural Computing

  • Module code: CS331
  • Module name: Neural Computing
  • Department: Computer Science
  • Credit: 15

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

This module provides an introduction to the theory and implementation of neural networks, both biological and artificial. It aims to give students sufficient knowledge to enable employment or postgraduate study involving neural networks.

Principal learning outcomes

Students completing the module should be able to demonstrate: an understanding of the principles of Neural Networks and a knowledge of their main areas of application; the ability to design, implement and analyse the behaviour of simple neural networks.

Timetabled teaching activities

"Term 2, 30 one-hour lectures plus 5 revision classes "

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/dcs/teaching/modules/cs331

Other essential notes

Prerequisites: CS131 Mathematics for Computer Scientists II or equivalent

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
15 CATS (Module code: CS331-15)
D (Assessed/examined work) Assessed Course Work 20%
Examination - Main Summer Exam Period (weeks 4-9) 80%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core

N/A

Optional
  • Undergraduate Mathematics and Statistics (BSc MMathStat) (G1G3) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Mathematics and Statistics (BSc MMathStat) (G1G3) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Data Science (G302) - Year 3
  • BSc Computing Systems (G400) - Year 3
  • BSc Computing Systems (Intercalated Year) (G401) - Year 4
  • MEng Computing Systems (G402) - Year 3
  • MEng Computing Systems (Intercalated Year) (G403) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Discrete Mathematics (G4G1) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Discrete Mathematics (G4G3) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Computer Science (G500) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Computer Science (with Intercalated Year) (G502) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Computer Science MEng (G503) - Year 3
  • MEng Computer Science (with intercalated year) (G504) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Computer and Business Studies (GN51) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Computer and Business Studies (with Intercalated Year) (GN5A) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy with Computer Science (V7G5) - Year 3