Social Robotics

Syllabus

1. Introduction to Social Robotics, How is it different from traditional robotics and its applications
2. Social Robots Embodiment and Design – To be able to understand by humans
3. Social Robots Skill Set – To understand humans (Social Emotional Intelligence and Socio-Cognitive Skills)
4. Social Robots and Communication Skills – To be able to interact with humans
5. Involving Humans in HRI Studies: Design Methodology
6. Case Studies – Kids with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Individuals with Intellectual Disability (ID), Elderly People
7. Ethical, legal and Social Implications of Social Robotics