ISQS 6347, Data and Text Mining

Spring 2012 Schedule  

Class meetings: MW 2:00-3:20p, BA277

 

Textbooks

 

AAEM, DMTM, CCWEB,

Getting Start with SAS® 9.1 Text Miner (TMGS)

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

 

 

References

 

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

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

 

Date

Day

Contents

Readings

Exercises

Notes

23-Jan

Mon

Introduction

TSK1, RG1, SPB1

 HW1 (due 02/06)

  

25-Jan

Wed

Data mining fundamentals - Concepts

AAEM-1, TSK2, SPB2, RG2

 

SAS EM Session: Getting Started with SAS

30-Jan

Mon

Data mining fundamentals – Using SAS Enterprise Miner

AAEM-2, SPB3, TSK3

 

 

1-Feb

Wed

Classification modeling (I)

AAEM-2, SPB4, TSK4, RG4

 

SAS EM Session: Enterprise Miner 6.1

6- Feb

Mon

Classification modeling (II)

Quiz 1 (Concepts)

AAEM-3

HW2 (due 02/20)

  

8-Feb

Wed

Decision tree

AAEM-3, SPB7, TSK4, RG3

 

SAS EM Session: Decision tree

13-Feb

Mon

Decision tree

Exercise 1 (Decision tree)

AAEM-3

 

     

15-Feb

Wed

Model Assessment

AAEM-6

 

SAS EM Session: Model Assessment

20-Feb

Mon

Model Assessment

Quiz 2 (Decision tree, model assessment)

AAEM-6

 

Stage 0: Project orientation

22-Feb

Wed

Introduction to pattern discovery

Exercise 2 (model assessment, due 3/9, 5p)

AAEM-8

HW3 (due 03/19)

 SAS EM Session: Logistic regression

27-Feb

Mon

Pattern discovery (clustering)

AAEM-8, TSK8, SPB11

 

 

29-Feb

Wed

Pattern discovery (clustering)

 

AAEM-8, TSK8, SPB11

 

SAS EM Session: Association analysis

 

5-Mar

Mon

Pattern discovery (Association analysis)

Exercise 3 Part I (Pattern discovery)

AAEM-8, TSK6, SPB11 

 

 

7-Mar

Wed

Pattern discovery (Association analysis)

Quiz 3 (clustering)

AAEM-8, TSK6, SPB11

 

 

12-Mar

Mon

Spring Break

 

 

 

14-Mar

Wed

Spring Break

 

 

 

19-Mar

Mon

Review (Pattern discovery)

AAEM-8, TSK6, SPB11   

  HW4 (due 04/11)

 

21-Mar

Wed

Association analysis

Exercise 3 Part II (Pattern discovery, due 3/28)

AAEM-8

SAS EM Session: Pattern discovery  

26-Mar

Mon

Introduction to text mining

 DMTM-1

 

28-Mar

Wed

Principles of text mining

Quiz 4 (Association analysis)

DMTM-1

 

SAS EM Session: Data mining contest

2-Apr

Mon

Converting Unstructured Text to Structured Data

DMTM-2

HW5 (due 04/23)           

Stage 1: Project proposal due

4-Apr

Wed

Exploratory analysis of documents

Exercise 4 (Text mining)

DMTM-2, TMGS

 

 SAS EM Session: Exercise 4

9-Apr

Mon

No class

 

 

 

11-Apr

Wed

Exploratory analysis of documents

Quiz 5 (Text mining)

TMGS

SAS EM Session: Text mining 

16-Apr

Mon

 

Logistic regression

AAEM-4

     

 

18-Apr

Wed

Logistic regression

AAEM-4, SPB8, RG10

HW6 (Due 05/10)  

 

23-Apr

Mon

Neural network

Exercise 5  (Logistic regression)

Quiz 6 (Logistic regression)

AAEM-5

 

SAS EM Session: Exercise 5

25-Apr

Wed

Neural network

AAEM-5

 

SAS EM Session: Logistic regression

30-Apr

Mon

Model Implementation

AAEM-7

 

Stage 2: Project data exploration and pre-analysis

2-May

Wed

Special topics

Exercise 6

Quiz 7 (Neural network)

AAEM-9

  

SAS EM Session: Exercise 6  

7-May

Mon

Review

 

 

 

14-May

Mon

Final Exam

(Comprehensive)

 

 

4:30-7:00p

15-May

Tue

 

 

 

Stage 3: Project report due by 2:00p