In this course you will be introduced to artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) and learn about their practical applications in both trade facilitation and trade enforcement. You will examine AI explainability and concerns related to AI and ML deployment. Accessible to learners with or without a technical background, the knowledge and skills gained through this course will equip you to be a principled consumer and designer of AI and ML systems. Practical group exercises will support and enhance your learning.
Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:
Describe and evaluate AI/ML systems
Identify and assess appropriate AI/ML applications for trade facilitation and enforcement
Develop a plan to address a border management issue using AI/ML techniques
Online learning is when course delivery, and all associated learning activities, take place via the internet. For online learning tips, system requirements and differences between delivery styles, please visit our online learning webpages.
Using mobile devices in online courses
If you are planning on accessing your online courses using a mobile device such as a tablet or a smartphone, please note that not all required course features will be accessible with these devices. To fully function in your online courses, you will need to have access to a computer running Windows or MacOS.
A 100% refund of the course tuition will be provided if you withdraw by July 17, 2023. A 50% refund will be provided if you withdraw between July 17 and July 24, 2023. No refund will be provided if you withdraw after July 24, 2023.
Continuing Studies statement on use of educational technology
This course will require the use of Zoom and may use other education technology such as internet-based applications, cloud services, or social media. In order to complete this course you will be required to either consent to the disclosure of your personal information outside of Canada to enable use of these technologies, or work with the Division of Continuing Studies to explore other privacy protective options (such as using an alias or nickname).