Course Info

ECT 584: Web Data Mining

An in-depth study of the knowledge discovery process and its applications in Web mining, Web analytics and business intelligence. The course provides coverage of various aspects of data collection and preprocessing, as well as basic data mining techniques for segmentation, classification, predictive modeling, association analysis, and sequential pattern discovery. The primary focus of the course is the application of these techniques to Web analytics, user behavior modeling, e-metrics for business intelligence, Web personalization and recommender systems. Also addressed are privacy and ethical issues related to Web data mining. Students can choose from three types of final course projects: implementation projects, research papers, or data analysis projects. Throughout the course, the students will learn and use a variety of data mining tools to analyze sample data sets as part of class assignments. PREREQUISITE(S): IT 403 AND (CSC 451 or CSC 453 or CSC 455)

Summer II 2015-2016

Section: 501
Class number: 42306
Meeting time: TuTh 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00216 at Loop Campus
Section: 510
Class number: 42307
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2015-2016

Section: 901
Class number: 37783
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01217 at Loop Campus
Section: 910
Class number: 32614
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Summer II 2014-2015

Section: 501
Class number: 41064
Meeting time: TuTh 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00220 at Loop Campus
Section: 510
Class number: 41065
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2014-2015

Section: 920
Class number: 30091
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Summer II 2013-2014

Section: 501
Class number: 42084
Meeting time: TuTh 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00216 at Loop Campus
Section: 510
Class number: 42085
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2013-2014

Section: 920
Class number: 30112
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2012-2013

Section: 901
Class number: 34747
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01111 at Loop Campus
Section: 910
Class number: 34748
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus