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ChatGPT & Artificial Intelligence

What is Artificial Intelligence (AI)?

artificial intelligence (noun)
1: a branch of computer science dealing with the simulation of intelligent behavior in computers
2: the capability of a machine to imitate intelligent human behavior*

The information in this guide is focused on technologies used by individuals, rather than the science behind the various programs currently available.

What are the implications for Higher Ed?

  • Ethics (does this technology support cheating?)
  • No one knows how to “teach” it
  • Impacts on the future of education and assignments
  • Replacement fears (it will take my job from me)
  • Changes the way students approach assignments
  • Useful as a tool for instructors and students

*“artificial intelligence,” Dictionary,