31005 Machine Learning6cp
Requisite(s): 31250 Introduction to Data Analytics AND 48024 Applications Programming
Recommended studies: knowledge of database technologies
Data analytics is an exciting new field combining databases, artificial intelligence, machine learning and visualisation among others. It is applied in many fields of business, industry and science to discover new information and knowledge. At the heart of data analytics are the knowledge discovery algorithms. This subject builds on previous data analytics subjects to give an understanding of how both basic and more powerful algorithms work. It takes a research-inspired approach so that students learn to apply state-of-the-art algorithms to their professional practice. It also introduces data analytics approaches for specific domains such as social network analysis and text mining.
Spring session, City campus
This subject is also available in Shanghai to offshore students only
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