Prerequisite: CMSC216. Restriction: permission of department.
Academic studies project that Robotic Process Automation is expected to drive a new wave of productivity and efficiency gains in the global labour market. Oxford University conjectures that up to 35% of all jobs may have been automated by 2035. This course will utilize special software and tools to create software robots or artificial intelligence (AI) workers to automate data processing, software testing, and any repetitive work such as uploading student grades, entering data, and uploading receipts.