Objectives of Machine Learning
Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that's creativity. --Charles Mingus
Given some data, as samples of measurements, variable values, attributes, or features,
Types of Machine Learning Algorithms
Your Objectives in Class
Learn to do machine learning research by asking and answering questions about your data and results.
Develop intuition for finding patterns in data.
Skills You Will Learn or Steps You Will Do For Each Assignment
The Power of Statistics and Visualization
Simple analysis and dynamic visualization can lead to tremendous insight with little effort. For example, take the time to watch the video at ted.com by Hans Rosling:
Examples of Kinds of Problems We Will Study