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Artificial Intelligence Literacy Programme and Applied Artificial Intelligence Programme for Secondary Students

Artificial Intelligence Literacy Programme and Applied Artificial Intelligence Programme for Secondary Students

Option 1A: Artificial Intelligence Literacy Programme (Lite Version)

The lite version of the Artificial Intelligence Literacy Programme aims to equip secondary students in Hong Kong with Artificial Intelligence (AI) concepts, and empower them to be literate in interacting with AI in the society. The lite version comprises the first two courses of our Programme, focusing on Machine Learning and Deep Learning. The total 18 hours will be completed within 1 week.

schedule Date:

May 20-23, 2024

*Please refer to the programme schedule for details.

person Target:

S6 Students in 2023/24

*Students in all electives are welcome

location_on Mode:

Face-to-face sessions (two days) and Zoom meetings (two 30-min sessions)

*Please refer to the programme schedule for details.

language Language: Cantonese supplemented with English
sticky_note_2 Remark: To allow more students from different schools to participate in the programme, the EdUHK reserves the right to admit students.

Option 1A & 1B: Artificial Intelligence Literacy Programme (Full Version)

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Understanding Machine Learning

Key topics:

    • Introduction to AI
    • Five steps of applying machine learning to solve problems
    • Supervised and unsupervised learning

Understanding Deep Learning

Key topics:

    • Further discussion on applying machine learning
    • Introduction to neural network
    • Overview of computer vision
    • Introduction to convolution neural network (CNN)

Developing Artificial Intelligence Applications

Key topics:

    • Case studies of AI applications and related ethical considerations
    • Instructions on the selected platforms for application development
    • Project development and presentation

Exploring Real-Life AI Application Development

Key topics:

    • Connection between concepts, mathematical representations and coding implementations of AI algorithms
    • Common Python packages for machine learning
    • Natural Language Processing (NLP)
    • Audio classification and speech recognition
    • Generative Adversarial Networks (GAN)
    • Developing real-life solutions with AI computer packages to shape the future society

schedule Date:

May to June 2024

*Please refer to the programme schedule for details.

person Target:

S6 Students in 2023/24

*Students in all electives are welcome

location_on Mode:

face to face (seven days) and Zoom meetings (two 30-min sessions)

*Please refer to the programme schedule for details.

language Language: Cantonese supplemented with English
sticky_note_2 Remark: To allow more students from different schools to participate in the programme, the EdUHK reserves the right to admit students.

Option 2: Artificial Intelligence Literacy Programme (Full Version)

The full version of the Artificial Intelligence Literacy Programme aims to equip secondary students in Hong Kong with Artificial Intelligence (AI) concepts, develop their awareness on ethical use of AI, and empower them with AI competency to shape the future society. The 60-hour AI Literacy Programme has four levels of courses with details below:

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Understanding Machine Learning

Key topics:

    • Introduction to AI
    • Five steps of applying machine learning to solve problems
    • Supervised and unsupervised learning

Understanding Deep Learning

Key topics:

    • Further discussion on applying machine learning
    • Introduction to neural network
    • Overview of computer vision
    • Introduction to convolution neural network (CNN)

Developing Artificial Intelligence Applications

Key topics:

    • Case studies of AI applications and related ethical considerations
    • Instructions on the selected platforms for application development
    • Project development and presentation

Exploring Real-Life AI Application Development

Key topics:

    • Connection between concepts, mathematical representations and coding implementations of AI algorithms
    • Common Python packages for machine learning
    • Natural Language Processing (NLP)
    • Audio classification and speech recognition
    • Generative Adversarial Networks (GAN)
    • Developing real-life solutions with AI computer packages to shape the future society

*Programme Schedule Download: AI Literacy Programme (Full Version)

schedule Date:

June to July 2024

*Please refer to the programme schedule for details.

person Target:

Secondary 4 to 5 Students of 2023/24

*Students in all electives are welcome

location_on Mode:

Face-to-face sessions (six days) and self-directed learning (four days)

*Please refer to the programme schedule for details.

language Language: Cantonese supplemented with English
sticky_note_2 Remark: To allow more students from different schools to participate in the programme, the EdUHK reserves the right to admit students.

Option 3: Certificate of Attendance Programme for the Use of Generative Artificial Intelligence Tools for Learning

The Applied Artificial Intelligence Programme aims to equip secondary students in Hong Kong with Artificial Intelligence (AI) concepts, develop their awareness on ethical use of AI, and empower them with using generative AI tools to develop self-regulated learning skills. The 60-hour Applied AI Programme comprises a Foundation Course and an Application Course, with details below:

schedule Date:

July 2024

*Please refer to the programme schedule for details.

person Target:

Secondary 3 to 5 Students of 2023/24

*Students in all electives are welcome

location_on Mode:

Face-to-face sessions (six days) and self-directed learning (four days)

*Please refer to the programme schedule for details.

language Language: Cantonese supplemented with English
sticky_note_2 Remark: To allow more students from different schools to participate in the programme, the EdUHK reserves the right to admit students.

Briefing Session for School Principals and Teachers

schedule Date & Time: 4:00 – 4:30 PM, 30 Oct, 2023
location_on Mode: Online via Zoom
language Language: Cantonese supplemented with English
sticky_note_2 Remark: The Zoom link will be sent to the registered participants.