# Syllabus

**Please note:** This schedule is still tentative, and is likely to change. See the calendar to see the scheduling of our weekly events (discussion, lab, office hours, etc).

### Week 1

- Jan 21
**Lecture**Introduction (webcast) (code)**No Lab****Homework**Homework 1 (due Jan. 27)- Jan 23
**Lecture**Data Sampling and Probability (webcast)- Jan 24
**Discussion**Discussion 1

### Week 2

### Week 3

### Week 4

### Week 5

### Week 6

### Week 7

- Mar 3
**Lecture**Feature Engineering II**Lab**Lab 6- Mar 5
**Lecture**Midterm Review- Mar 6
**Discussion**Discussion 7

### Week 8

- Mar 10
**Lecture**Probability for Generalization**Lab**Lab 7- Mar 12
**Lecture**Inference and Regression- Mar 13
**Discussion**Discussion 8

### Week 9

- Mar 17
**Lecture**Bias and Variance**Lab**Lab 8- Mar 19
**Lecture**Bias and Variance, Generalization- Mar 20
**Discussion**Discussion 9

### Week 10 (Spring Break)

- Mar 24
**No Lecture****No Lab**- Mar 26
**No Lecture**- Mar 27
**No Discussion**

### Week 11

### Week 12

- Apr 7
**Lecture**Logistic Regression, Classification**Lab**Lab 10- Apr 9
**Lecture**Logistic Regression, Multi-Class Classification- Apr 10
**Discussion**Discussion 11

### Week 13

- Apr 14
**Lecture**Decision Trees**Lab**Lab 11- Apr 16
**Lecture**Dimensionality Reduction- Apr 17
**Discussion**Discussion 12

### Week 14

- Apr 21
**Lecture**Dimensionality Reduction, PCA**Lab**Lab 12- Apr 23
**Lecture**Clustering- Apr 24
**Discussion**Discussion 13

### Week 15

- Apr 28
**Lecture**HCE**Lab**Lab 13- Apr 30
**Lecture**Big Data Technologies- May 1
**Discussion**Discussion 14

### Week 16

- May 5
RRR Week (TBD)

### Final Exam

- May 13
**Exam**Final (11:30AM - 2:30PM)