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Faculty of Science Mathematics & Statistics
Faculty of Science

Mathematics & Statistics

STATS 780, Winter 2018

Data Science

3 unit(s) 

The course will cover core and selected topics in data science. The core topics are classification and regression trees, neural networks, boosting, bagging, unsupervised learning, signal processing, random forests, ensemble methods, data visualization, big data, and data storage. Selected topics include data warehousing, data compression, data cleaning, deep learning, and artificial intelligence.

 


Instructor: Sharon McNicholas

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Department of Mathematics & Statistics
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Hamilton Hall, Room 218
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
L8S 4K1

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Office Hours:
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Telephone Inquiries:
+1 (905) 525-9140 ext.27034
Undergrad Email Inquiries:
undergrad@math.mcmaster.ca

McMaster University - Faculty of Science

Mailing Address

Department of Mathematics & Statistics
McMaster University

Hamilton Hall, Room 218
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
L8S 4K1

Contact Information

Office Hours:
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Telephone Inquiries:
+1 (905) 525-9140 ext.27034
Undergrad Email Inquiries:
undergrad@math.mcmaster.ca