ISQS 6347, Data and Text Mining

Spring 2008 Schedule  

Class meetings: MW 11:00a-12:20p, BA363 (Lab), LH005 (Lectures)

 

Textbooks

SPB: Data Mining for Business Intelligence Galit Shmueli, Nitin R. Patel, Peter C. Bruce,

TSK: Introduction to Data Mining, Pang-Ning Tan, Michael Steinbach, and Vipin Kumar

RG: Data Mining A Tutorial Based Primer, Richard Roiger, Michael Geatz

 

Date

Day

Contents

Readings

Exercises

Notes

9-Jan

Wednesday

Introduction

SPB1, TSK1, RG1

 

  

14-Jan

Monday

Data mining fundamentals

SPB2, RG2

 

16-Jan

Wednesday

Data mining fundamentals

SPB3, TSK3, SAS1 (3.71MB)

HW1 

 

21-Jan

Monday

Martin Luther King Jr.s Birthday No class

 

 

23-Jan

Wednesday

Classification modeling

SPB4, TSK4, RG4

 

 

28-Jan

Monday

Classification modeling

SPB7, TSK4, RG3, SAS2 (2.24MB)

 

Quiz 1 (Data mining concepts)

30-Jan

Wednesday

Illustrative case study

SPB7, TSK4, RG3, ADMT-2

HW2

 

4-Feb

Monday

Classification modeling logistic regression

SPB8, RG10

 

Exer1 (Decision tree)

6-Feb

Wednesday

Logistic regression

SPB8, RG10

 

 

11-Feb

Monday

Variable selection

SPB7, RG7

 

Quiz 2 (Classification)

13-Feb

Wednesday

Neural Network

SPB9, RG8, TSK6

HW3

 

18-Feb

Monday

Neural Network

SPB9, RG8, TSK6

 

Classification modeling contest

20-Feb

Wednesday

Clustering

SPB12, TSK8

 

 

25-Feb

Monday

Clustering

SPB12, TSK8

Quiz 3 (Neural network, regression)

27-Feb

Wednesday

Clustering

SPB12, TSK8

HW4

 

3-Mar

Monday

Association analysis

SPB11, TSK6

 

Exer2 (Clustering)

 

5-Mar

Wednesday

Association analysis

SPB11, TSK6

 

 

10-Mar

Monday

Association analysis

SPB11, TSK6

 

Quiz 4 (Clustering)

Project proposal due

12-Mar

Wednesday

Text mining preliminaries

 

HW5

 

17-Mar

Monday

Spring Break

 

 

19-Mar

Wednesday

Spring Break

 

 

 

24-Mar

Monday

No class

 

 

 

26-Mar

Wednesday

Exploratory analysis of documents

 

 

Exer3 (Association analysis)

31-Mar

Monday

Exploratory analysis of documents

 

 

Quiz 5 (Association Analysis)

2-Apr

Wednesday

Text mining for predictive modeling

 

HW6

Exer4 (Text mining)

7-Apr

Monday

Web mining 

 

 

Project dataset ready

9-Apr

Wednesday

Web mining 

 

 

Quiz 6 (Text mining)

14-Apr

Monday

Web mining 

 

 

 

16-Apr

Wednesday

Recommender systems

 

 

Exer5 (Web mining)

21-Apr

Monday

Recommender systems

 

HW7

Project data analysis

23-Apr

Wednesday

Bayes Theorem and Data Mining

SPB3, RG10

 

 

28-Apr

Monday

Review

 

 

Exer6, Quiz 7 (Web mining)  

2-May

Friday

Final Exam

(BA 363)

 

 

1:30-4p

7-May

Wednesday

 

 

 

Project report due