Course provided by Future Learn

Study type: Online

Starts: Anytime

Price: Free

Overview

Explore how machine learning is revolutionising the creative industries

From photography to music, creative AI is changing the way we interact with technology.

On this course, you’ll learn the core concepts of what machine learning is, and how machine learning works. You’ll learn how to build simple classification systems that can discriminate between different types of information, and regressions systems that can map interactions onto different outputs, like sliders on a synthesiser.

You’ll explore the full extent of machine learning systems’ abilities, specifically in relation to the creative industries.

What topics will you cover?

  • Basic JavaScript (via a provided crash course as additional content)
  • What machine learning is
  • What creative machine learning is
  • How to create simple machine learning systems in javascript
  • How to better understand core concepts in machine learning
  • Understanding classification
  • Understanding regression

When would you like to start?

Start straight away and learn at your own pace. If the course hasn’t started yet you’ll see the future date listed below.

  • Available now

Who is the course for?

This course is aimed at people who would like to work in the creative industries and want to know how machine learning can be used in that context. The course is also valuable for students considering a master’s degree in creative computing and want to know what it would involve, or people wanting to become a machine learning engineer in general.

You might also be interested in the other courses in the Essential Creative Technologies collection from UAL Creative Computing Institute, Lancaster University and the Institute of Coding.

Who developed the course?

UAL Creative Computing Institute

The UAL Creative Computing Institute (CCI) offers innovative new courses, research opportunities and a public platform to explore computer science and creative practice.

Institute of Coding

The Institute of Coding is a family of learners, businesses and educators creating a new way to develop the digital skills needed at work and beyond.