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Advanced Diploma in Computer Vision

In this free online course, you will learn about the exciting field of computer vision and its applications.

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This free online course offers a unique insight into the emerging field of Computer Vision. You will be introduced to a variety of topics that explain the technology and its applications, including image processing, geometry and homography. Start this course today - It is packed with illustrations, instructions and examples, this instructor-led course will give you a competitive edge.
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    20-30 Hours
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In this free online course, you are introduced to the exciting field of computer vision. You will learn about the technologies, applications, benefits and science.

The course begins with the fundamental principles of image processing. It then covers the principles of projective geometry and homography. Computations of projection camera matrices are presented, as well as important concepts relating to epipolar geometry. You will study the techniques involved in feature detection and learn about the frameworks necessary for feature matching and model fitting.

This course will be of interest to students studying computer imaging and AI technologies. It will also be of interest to those working in the industry or those wishing to gain employment in this area. Start this course today and learn more about computer visions and its applications.

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Image Processing and Transforms

Projective Geometry and Homography

Camera Geometry

Stereo Geometry - Part 1

Stereo Geometry - Part 2

Feature Detection and Description

Feature Matching and Model Fitting

Color Fundamentals

Range Image Processing

Clustering and Classification

Dimensional Reduction and Sparse Representation

Deep Neural Architecture

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Learning Outcomes

Having completed this course you will be able to:

  • Discuss the fundamentals of image processing
  • Outline the principles involved in projective geometry and homography
  • Compute projection camera matrices
  • Explain the concepts in epipolar geometry
  • Summarise the techniques involved in feature detection and description
  • Analyze the frameworks for feature matching and model fitting
  • Discuss the principles and techniques involved in colour representation
  • Explain the procedures for computing range data
  • Discuss the approaches to image classification
  • Outline the applications of principal component analysis
  • Identify the features of deep neural architecture


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