Course Info

DSC 441: Fundamentals of Data Science (Formerly IS 467)

An introduction to the Knowledge Discovery Technologies covering all stages of a data mining process: domain understanding, data collection and selection, data cleaning and transformation, dimensionality reduction, pattern discovery, evaluation, and knowledge extraction. The course provides a comprehensive overview of data mining techniques used to realize these stages, including traditional statistical analysis and machine learning techniques. Students will analyze large datasets and develop modeling solutions to support decision making in various domains such as healthcare, finance, security, marketing, customer relationship management (CRM), and multimedia. PREREQUISITE(S): IT 403 or DSC 423

Fall 2019-2020

Section: 701
Class number: 12990
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00218 at Loop Campus
Instructor: N/A
Section: 702
Class number: 12991
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01507 at Loop Campus
Instructor: N/A
Section: 710
Class number: 12992
Meeting time: -
Location: ONLIN E0000 at Online Campus
Instructor: N/A
Section: 711
Class number: 12993
Meeting time: -
Location: ONLIN E0000 at Online Campus
Instructor: N/A

Summer I 2018-2019

Section: 201
Class number: 41870
Meeting time: TuTh 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01110 at Loop Campus
Section: 210
Class number: 41871
Meeting time: -
Location: ONLIN E0000 at Online Campus

Spring 2018-2019

Section: 901
Class number: 36268
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01007 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Eli Brown | View syllabus
Section: 910
Class number: 36616
Meeting time: -
Location: ONLIN E0000 at Online Campus
Instructor: Eli Brown | View syllabus

Winter 2018-2019

Section: 801
Class number: 26551
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01107 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 802
Class number: 27826
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01509 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 26552
Meeting time: -
Location: ONLIN E0000 at Online Campus
Section: 811
Class number: 27827
Meeting time: -
Location: ONLIN E0000 at Online Campus

Fall 2018-2019

Section: 701
Class number: 15759
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00218 at Loop Campus
Section: 702
Class number: 15760
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01507 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 15761
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 711
Class number: 15762
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus