Please review the following video.Machines Designed To Imitate Human Behaviour | Future Human
This week you are required to select a
documentary related to the topic of artificial intelligence and/or
robotics technology. Your paper should not exceed two pages of text
and should follow current APA formatting.
Note: Depending upon the specifics of your
chosen documentary, all of the highlighted items listed here may not
necessarily apply. They are provided as general questions for you to consider
as you review the work.
Here is a general outline and points to consider in your
review of documentaries:
subject matter of documentary – general topic and specific focus
– individuals, organizations, companies
of production and/or data gathering
did you choose this particular documentary?
or funding source for production
significance of this?
bias because of this?
you find the presenter(s) to be credible?
the documentary “informational” or “promotional”?
was the thesis/purpose? Was this directly stated or did you need to infer
it as the video progressed?
was the intended primary audience? How do you know this?
primary type of approach/format was used? (i.e., narration, archival
footage, interviews, film, news coverage, printed materials, combination,
contain any “fiction” or dramatic recreations to convey the
information? If so, were these realistic? Were they effective?
would you rate the quality of the production (i.e., sound, lighting,
camera work, etc.)?
Technological and Societal Issues
is the relevance of the documentary content to the specific topics in this
module of the course?
critically review the subject, showing many facets and pros/cons of the
sensationalize the topic or present a balanced approach?
primarily descriptive or analytical?
primarily ideological or pragmatic?
was the level of analysis?
there any issues that should have been included but were not?
did you learn from this documentary? What were your major
anything surprise you?
you recommend this documentary to others? Why or why not?
might the documentary impact others different from you (i.e., gender, age
ethnicity, culture, etc.)?
are the highlights or main points?
suggestions or recommendations would you make?