COMP 3401: Introduction to Data Mining
Availability: This course is usually offered once per year, in Fall or Winter.
This course introduces students to the basic concepts and techniques for data mining and knowledge discovery. Students will develop an understanding of the essential data mining technologies, and be able to design and evaluate methods for simple data mining applications.
- Assignments (5) 15%
- In-class Exam 25%
- Project 10%
- Final Exam 50%
Representative Course Outline
- Basic concepts for data mining (3 hours)
- Attributes (4 hours)
- Data pre-processing (3 hours)
- Mining frequent patterns (4 hours)
- Classification (9 hours)
- Clustering (6 hours)
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