ITEC4700 Schedule Spring 2018

Section Links

Semester, by Week

Week 2 Python

Announcements

Readings and Assignments

  • Python 3 Essential Training on lynda.com
  • Python for Data Science Essentials on lynda.com
  • Assignment 3 Python Practice

Topics

Week 3 Classification and Regression 1/2

Announcements

Readings and Assignments

  • Chapter 2
  • Assignment 4 – tbd

Topics

Week 4 Classification and Regression 2/2

Announcements

Readings and Assignments

  • Chapter 2
  • Assignment 4 – Preprocessing Data

Topics

  • Preprocessing Data
  • Logistic Regression
  • Naive Bayes
  • Support Vector Machine

Week 5 SVM, Linear Continued

Announcements

  • Grades are not up to date
  • DevNexus – volunteers Needed
  • Exam – Next Thursday

Readings and Assignments

  • Chapter 3
  • !tl:dr5;

Topics

  • Confusion Matrix
  • SVM (intro)
  • Questions about Python Practice
  • Questions about Naive Bayes and Logistic Regression?
  • Questions about Data Cleaning?
  • Linear Regression

Week 6 Decision Trees,  Midterm

Announcements

  • grades and attendance up the date
  • exam Thursday

Readings and Assignments

  • !tl:dr6 next Tuesday
  • Read Chapter 3 and Chapter 4 5 (Recommender Systems)

Topics

  • Midterm exam

Week 7 Decision Trees Recommender Systems

Announcements

  • Grades and attendance are up to date

Readings and Assignments

  • !tl;dr7 – Python Data Science Handbook: Essential Tools for Working with Data
  • Decision Trees (etc.) Assignment – tbd

Topics

  • !tl;dr6
  • Exam recap
  • Decision Trees, Random Forests and Ensemble

Week 8 Unsupervised / Recommender Systems

Announcements

  • Midterm grades tomorrow / now submitted
  • Last day to W – Friday Mar 2nd 5p
  • Adjusted schedule

Readings and Assignments

  • !tl;dr8
  • Decision Trees (etc.) Assignment – tbd
  • Chapter 5 – Recommender Systems
  • Recommender Systems Assignment – tbd

Topics

  • Decision Trees (etc.) Complete
  • !tl;dr7 – discuss
  • Recommender Systems
  • K-Means Clustering

Week 9 Evolutionary and Genetic Algorithms 1/2

Announcements

Readings and Assignments

Topics

Week 10 Evolutionary and Genetic Algorithms 2/2

Announcements

  • Grades and attendance are not up to date
  • Tech Talk – Getting to a Career in Data Analytics from GGC
    • Mar 20th 5-6pm, Heritage Room in Kaufman Library
  • TAP Expo
    • Mar 22nd, 2-3pm H-1217

Readings and Assignments

  • Assignment 8 – Genetic Algorithms
  • Chapter 13
  • Assignment 9 – OpenCV for Python Developers

Topics

Week 11  Computer Vision, Artificial Neural Networks

Announcements

  • next exam e/o week 12 or week 13
  • grades and attendance
  • tech talk – IoT
    • April 2nd 6:30p
  • STEC 4500 – Bird Houses

Readings and Assignments

Topics

Week 12 Artificial Neural Networks 2/4

Announcements

Readings and Assignments

  • !tl;dr12 – video of Andrew Ng talking about The State of Artificial Intelligence
  • Watch Shiffman’s Introduction to Neural Networks 10.1 10.2 10.3
  • bsletten TensorFlow tutorial

Topics

  • Perceptron

Week 13 Artificial Neural Networks 3/4

Announcements

  • += != =
  • STaRS
  • USITCC
  • CCSC:CP
  • Grades not caught up
  • Exam 2 e/o week 14
    • Decision Trees, Recommender, Genetic Algorithms and Computer Vision

Readings and Assignments

  • !tl;dr13 for Thursday

Topics

  • Processing w/Python
  • Tensorflow
  • Google Cloud
    • Accounts
    • Use grant coupon, don’t use the $300 free trial
    • Tutorial Resources
    • Natural Language CodeLab

Week 14 Artificial Neural Networks 4 /4

Announcements

  • Attendance and grades up to D2L
  • and_nn.ipynb and Processing sketch posted to github under Chapter 14/code/lecture
  • Lightning round on Thursday — be ready!
  • Dr. Cengiz Gunay Talk
    • if you attended, tell me which assignment to replace
  • Assignment Solutions Posted

Readings and Assignments

  • Vocabulary list – posted to onedrive

Topics

  • Multi-level perceptron
  • Exam 2

Week 15 Exploration of Cloud Based AI Services

Announcements

  • STEC 4500 Project
  • Grades are not caught up
  • Test / Exam / Final
  • Recurrent Neural Nets – great diagram in this article
  • Google IO
  • Rice U. turns deep-learning AI loose on software development

Readings and Assignments

  • !tl;dr15
  • Project

Topics

  • Google Cloud Platform and Tensorflow
  • Jaron Lanier
  • !tl;dr15

Week 16 Final Exams

  • ITEC 4700-01 Tuesday May 8th, 8:00a – 10:30am, C1310

Important GGC Dates

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