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Data Analysis and Knowledge Discovery (2016 Autumn)

Organisation: UTU / Dept. of Information Technology

Credit Points: 5

Responsible Person: Juha Heikkonen

Course code: TKO_3103

Learning outcomes:
This course enables to learn when and how to apply state of the art data analysis and knowledge discovery tools for data. Students will learn modern data analysis methods and algorithms to discover patterns and trends in large, complex and high-dimensional data sets, and turn data into information and knowledge.

Content:
The course introduces methods and algorithms for extracting information and knowledge from large datasets. This includes techniques for visualization, classification, regression, outlier detection, rule induction, model complexity selection, and model validation.

1.11.–22.12.2016

Lectures:

  1. Tue 1.11.–20.12. weekly at 14–16, XXI, Agora
  2. Thu 3.11.–22.12. weekly at 12–14, XXI, Agora