Computer Vision

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Lesson Details
Understanding human vision, computer vision, and its applications. How self-driving cars work? Artificial Intelligence extension and computer vision blocks in PictoBlox. Applications of computer vision.


  • Identifying Celebrities from Images
  • Locating Objects in the Image
Classroom Bundle Used: Computer/Laptop
Prerequisites: None
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Lesson Overview

In this lesson student will learn about: 

  • Human vision
  • Computer vision and its applications
  • How self-driving car works
  • Artificial Intelligence extension in PictoBlox
  • Computer vision blocks in PictoBlox

Key Learning Outcomes

At the end of  the lesson, you will be able to:

  • Use Artificial Intelligence blocks in PictoBlox to identify the following in images:
    • Brand
    • Celebrity
    • Objects
    • Image Tags
    • Image Description
  • Make AI projects in PictoBlox using computer vision.
  • Understand how computer vision works.
  • Understand the application of computer vision in various industries.

Material Required

1 set of the following material per group of 3-5 students:

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PictoBlox Installed on Computer/Laptop

Lesson Outline

Introduction to Computer Vision - 25 minutes
  • How human vision works?
  • What is computer vision?
  • Understanding computer vision with example of self driving cars.
Artificial Intelligence Extension in PictoBlox - 10 minutes
Computer Vision Blocks - 25 minutes

Exploring the various computer vision blocks using example.

Activity 1: Identifying Celebrities from Images - 60 minutes
Activity 2: Locating Objects in the Image - 45 minutes
Application of Computer Vision - 15 minutes

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