Course Info

DSC 540: Advanced Machine Learning (Formerly CSC 529)

The course is for students with prior background in data mining or machine learning techniques, and covers more advanced modeling techniques, including ensemble learning, extended linear models such as support vector machines, probabilistic graphical models, mixture and latent variable models, matrix factorization and link analysis. Application of the models will be presented in popular domains such as Web and social media analytics, text mining, crime analysis, community discovery, and health informatics.

CSC 412 and (DSC 441 or CSC 480) are prerequisites for this class.

Winter 2020-2021

Section: 801
Class number: 28542
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: Online: Sync
Instructor:
Section: 810
Class number: 28543
Meeting time: -
Location: Online: Async (Sync-Option)
Instructor:

Fall 2020-2021

Section: 701
Class number: 10430
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: Online: Sync
Section: 710
Class number: 10431
Meeting time: -
Location: Online: Async (Sync-Option)

Spring 2019-2020

Section: 901
Class number: 30855
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: REMOT E0000
Section: 910
Class number: 30886
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

Winter 2019-2020

Section: 801
Class number: 22930
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00224 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 22931
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote
CLOSED

Fall 2019-2020

Section: 701
Class number: 13002
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01216 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 13003
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

Spring 2018-2019

Section: 901
Class number: 36275
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00220 at Loop Campus
Section: 910
Class number: 36464
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

Winter 2018-2019

Section: 801
Class number: 26556
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00224 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 26557
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

Fall 2018-2019

Section: 701
Class number: 15771
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01216 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 15772
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

Spring 2017-2018

Section: 901
Class number: 34648
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00220 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Eli Brown | View syllabus
Section: 910
Class number: 34649
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote
Instructor: Eli Brown | View syllabus

Winter 2017-2018

Section: 801
Class number: 20923
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00224 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 25610
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

Fall 2017-2018

Section: 701
Class number: 13017
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01216 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 13018
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

Spring 2016-2017

Section: 901
Class number: 36501
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00220 at Loop Campus
Section: 910
Class number: 36502
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

Winter 2016-2017

Section: 801
Class number: 22403
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00224 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 22404
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

Fall 2016-2017

Section: 701
Class number: 41791
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01216 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 41792
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

Winter 2015-2016

Section: 801
Class number: 22972
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01110 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 22973
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote