Course Info

DSC 441: Fundamentals of Data Science

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.

IT 403 or DSC 423 or ECO 520 is a prerequisite for this class.

Winter 2020-2021

Section: 801
Class number: 28538
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: Online: Sync
Section: 820
Class number: 28575
Meeting time: -
Location: Online: Async
Instructor: Eli Brown | View syllabus

Fall 2020-2021

Section: 701
Class number: 10421
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: Online: Sync
Section: 710
Class number: 10423
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: Online: Sync-Classroom link
Section: 720
Class number: 16275
Meeting time: -
Location: Online: Async

Summer I 2019-2020

Section: 210
Class number: 40188
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

Spring 2019-2020

Section: 901
Class number: 30851
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: REMOT E0000
Section: 902
Class number: 36822
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: REMOT E0000
CLOSED
Section: 910
Class number: 30900
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote
Section: 911
Class number: 36823
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

Winter 2019-2020

Section: 801
Class number: 22926
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01216 at Loop Campus
Section: 802
Class number: 22986
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01509 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 22927
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote
Section: 811
Class number: 26881
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

Fall 2019-2020

Section: 701
Class number: 12990
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00218 at Loop Campus
Section: 702
Class number: 12991
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01507 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 12992
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote
Section: 711
Class number: 12993
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

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: Remote

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: Remote
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: Remote
Section: 811
Class number: 27827
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

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: Remote
Section: 711
Class number: 15762
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

Summer I 2017-2018

Section: 201
Class number: 42128
Meeting time: TuTh 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01110 at Loop Campus
Section: 210
Class number: 42129
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

Spring 2017-2018

Section: 901
Class number: 34636
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00214 at Loop Campus
Section: 910
Class number: 34356
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

Winter 2017-2018

Section: 801
Class number: 20856
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01216 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Eli Brown | View syllabus
Section: 802
Class number: 21108
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01208 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 25575
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote
Instructor: Eli Brown | View syllabus
Section: 811
Class number: 25674
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

Fall 2017-2018

Section: 701
Class number: 12685
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00218 at Loop Campus
Section: 702
Class number: 12977
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01507 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Atef Bader | View syllabus
Section: 710
Class number: 12686
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote
Section: 711
Class number: 12978
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote
Instructor: Atef Bader | View syllabus

Spring 2016-2017

Section: 901
Class number: 33812
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01216 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Eli Brown | View syllabus
Section: 902
Class number: 36457
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00228 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Eli Brown | View syllabus
Section: 910
Class number: 33813
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote
Instructor: Eli Brown | View syllabus
Section: 911
Class number: 36458
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote
Instructor: Eli Brown | View syllabus

Winter 2016-2017

Section: 801
Class number: 22288
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01216 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Eli Brown | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 802
Class number: 27066
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01208 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 22289
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote
Instructor: Eli Brown | View syllabus
Section: 811
Class number: 27067
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

Fall 2016-2017

Section: 701
Class number: 33510
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00218 at Loop Campus
Section: 702
Class number: 41502
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01507 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Eli Brown | View syllabus
Section: 710
Class number: 33512
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote
Section: 711
Class number: 41503
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote
Instructor: Eli Brown | View syllabus

Spring 2015-2016

Section: 901
Class number: 33149
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01216 at Loop Campus
Section: 910
Class number: 33150
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote

Winter 2015-2016

Section: 801
Class number: 22819
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01216 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 810
Class number: 22820
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote
CLOSED