Generative AI and learning – opportunities and challenges

Contract education

Natural Language Processing

Societal Aspects of AI

Human-AI Interaction

Applications of AI

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Are you a passionate educator or education enthusiast ready to embark on a journey into the future of learning? Join LTU’s course, “Generative AI and Learning – Opportunities and Challenges.” In just 40 hours (equivalent to 1.5 ECTS), you’ll delve deep into the cutting-edge advancements in artificial intelligence that are reshaping the teaching profession and the entire education sector.

This course is tailor-made for individuals who are eager to explore the transformative potential of AI in education. We invite educators, education professionals, and anyone intrigued by the intersection of technology and learning to participate.

Here’s why you should apply:

  • Unlock the Power of AI in Education: Throughout this course, we will dive into generative AI systems like ChatGPT, unveiling their potential as potent tools to elevate the learning experience and streamline educators’ roles.
  • Personalized Learning: Discover how AI can create personalized and engaging learning journeys for students, while simultaneously empowering educators to focus on their core mission.
  • Comprehensive Exploration: Our discussions will encompass the entire spectrum of AI in educational contexts, addressing both the exciting possibilities and the challenges it brings.
  • Safety and Responsibility: Learn not only how ChatGPT operates but also how to deploy AI tools securely and responsibly within educational settings.

Sign up today and gain invaluable insights into how AI is reshaping the teaching profession and forging an exhilarating future for education. Be at the forefront of the digital evolution, equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to become a trailblazer in your field. Registration is open!

About Your Instructor:
Professor Peter Parnes, a renowned authority in AI and learning, will be your guide on this journey. With a strong academic foundation and an unwavering passion for exploring emerging technologies, he has successfully integrated AI tools into educational environments to create more engaging and effective learning experiences.

Peter Parnes’ role as the course leader means you’ll benefit from his wealth of knowledge and hands-on experience. He’ll inspire and guide you through the dynamic world of AI and learning, helping you navigate the swiftly changing landscape of education.

This is your unique opportunity to learn from one of the foremost experts in AI and learning. Under Peter Parnes’ tutelage, you will acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively implement AI tools in your own classrooms and educational environments.

Course Structure:

Tutorials (36 hours)

Engage with concise video lectures covering diverse facets of AI and its application in education. Complete individual tasks to practically apply what you’ve learned and develop essential skills in your field using the Canvas platform.

Online Meetings (6 hours)

Join three interactive online sessions, each lasting 2 hours. These sessions offer a platform to ask questions, exchange ideas, share experiences, and receive further guidance from Peter Parnes and fellow participants, all hosted via Zoom.

After each session, there will be an additional hour available to interact and ask questions directly to the course leader.