Welcome to the CET4973: Introduction to Artificial Intelligence (Fall 2020) course!

Here you will find information about the course, such as syllabus, schedules, policies, resources, and the latest announcements so you always know what is going on in the class. Please don’t hesitate to contact me should you have any questions.  Happy learning!


Instructor: Prof. Benito Mendoza
Lecture: Thursday 2:00-5:20 
Classroom: Online
Office: V620
Office Hours: Tuesday 9:00-11:00, Wednesday 9:00-11:00, or by appointment.
Email : bmendoza@citytech.cuny.edu
Phone: 718-260-5885


No textbook adopted. The material will be provided by the instructor for each topic

Reference Textbooks

  1. Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach (3rd Edition). Stuart Russel and Peter Norvig. Pearson. 2009. ISBN-13: 978-0136042594
  2. Artificial Intelligence in the 21st Century: A Living Introduction. Second Edition. Stephen Lucci and Danny Kopec. Mercury Learning. 2016. ISBN-13: 9781942270003
  3. Essentials of Artificial Intelligence. Matt Ginsberg. Morgan Kaufmann Publishers Inc. ISBN-13: 9780323139687
  4. A Course in Machine Learning. Hal Daumé III. Self-published

Additional Resources