HW 5 is due Thursday, 2/22 at 11:59pm. You will receive an early submission bonus point if you turn in your final submission by Wednesday, 2/21 at 11:59pm.
The Project 1 checkpoint is due on Friday, 2/16 at 11:59pm.
- Course Director/Head GSI Vinitra Swamy will be holding a conceptual office hour on functions in 413 Evans from 11 AM - 12 PM on Thursday 2/15. This is an hour to ask any conceptual questions or doubts regarding the programming fundamentals portion of course material. She will not be answering homework, lab, or project questions.
Project 1 will be released this Friday, 2/9. There is a checkpoint on Friday, 2/16, and the project will be due on Friday, 2/23.
HW 4 is due Thursday, 2/15 at 11:59pm. You will receive an early submission bonus point if you turn in your final submission by Wednesday, 2/14 at 11:59pm.
- HW 3 has been released and is due Thursday, 2/8 at 11:59pm. You will receive an early submission bonus point if you turn in your final submission by Wednesday, 2/7 at 11:59pm.
Data 8 offer 1 hour small group tutoring sections as an additional resource for this course. More information including sign-up details can be found in this piazza post
HW02 has been released and is due Thursday, 2/1 at 11:59pm You will receive an early submission bonus point if you turn in your final submission by Wednesday, 1/31 at 11:59pm.
HW 1 is due Thursday.
You will receive an extra credit point for submitting hw by Wednesday at 11:59pm.
Attendance credit starts this week.
There is a mandatory welcome survey as part of HW 1.
Homework 01 has been published and will be due Thursday 1/25. If you turn it in by Wednesday 1/24, you will get an extra credit point on the homework. It also includes a mandatory survey at the end. Start early and come to office hours for help!
Attendance will be captured starting next week.
A few reminders:
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Lab starts this week. Bring a laptop. You can borrow one for the semester from the library if you don't have your own. See Piazza for details.
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Instructor: Ani Adhikari
Lecture: MWF 10-11 in 150 Wheeler
|Wed 1/17||Introduction||Demos, Slides||1.1, 1.2, 1.3|
|Fri 1/19||Cause and Effect||Slides, Video||Chapter 2||
Homework 01 (Due Thu 1/25)
|Mon 1/22||Tables||Demos, Slides, Video||Chapter 3|
|Wed 1/24||Data Types||Demos, Slides, Video||Chapters 4, 5|
|Fri 1/26||Building Tables||Demos, Slides, Video||6.1, 6.2||
Homework 02 (Due Thu 2/1)
|Mon 1/29||Census||Demos, Slides, Video||6.3, 6.4|
|Wed 1/31||Charts||Demos, Slides, Video||7, 7.1|
|Fri 2/2||Histograms||Demos, Slides, Video||7.2, 7.3||
Homework 03 (Due Thu 2/8)
|Mon 2/5||Functions||Demos, Slides, Video||8, 8.1|
|Wed 2/7||Groups||Demos, Slides, Video||8.2, 8.3|
|Fri 2/9||Joins||Demos, Slides, Video||8.4, 8.5||
Homework 04 (Due Thu 2/15)
(Checkpoint Fri 2/16; Due Fri 2/23)
|Mon 2/12||Table Examples||Demos, Slides, Video||8.5|
|Wed 2/14||Iteration||Demos, Slides, Video||9, 9.1, 9.2, 9.3||
Lab: Project 1
|Fri 2/16||Chance||Demos, Slides, Video||9.4, 9.5||
Homework 05 (Due Thu 2/22)
|Mon 2/19||Holiday: No Lecture|
|Wed 2/21||Sampling||10, 10.1, 10.2|
|Fri 2/23||Models||10.3, 11.1||
Homework 06 (Due Thu 3/1)
|Mon 2/26||Comparing Distributions||11.1, 11.2|
|Wed 2/28||Decisions and Uncertainty||11.3||
Lab 06: Testing Hypotheses
|Fri 3/2||A/B Testing||
Homework 07 (Due Wed 3/7)
Lab: Midterm Review
|Mon 3/12||Confidence Intervals||12, 12.1, 12.2|
|Wed 3/14||Interpreting Confidence||12.3, 12.4||
Lab 07: Bootstrap
|Fri 3/16||Center and Spread||13, 13.1, 13.2||
Homework 08 (Due Thu 3/22)
Project 2: Crime & Punishment
(Checkpoint Fri 3/23; Due Fri 4/6)
|Mon 3/19||The Normal Distribution||13.3, 13.4|
|Wed 3/21||Sample Means||13.5||
Lab: Project 2
|Fri 3/23||Designing Experiments||13.6||
Homework 09 (Due Thu 4/5)
|Mon 3/26||Holiday: No Lecture|
|Wed 3/28||Holiday: No Lecture|
|Fri 3/30||Holiday: No Lecture|
|Mon 4/2||Correlation||14, 14.1|
|Wed 4/4||Linear Regression||14.2||
Lab 08: Correlation
|Fri 4/6||Least Squares||14.3, 14.4||
Homework 10 (Due Thu 4/12)
|Mon 4/9||Residuals||14.5, 14.6|
|Wed 4/11||Regression Inference||Chapter 15||
Lab 09: Regression
|Fri 4/13||Privacy (tentative)||
Homework 11 (Due Thu 4/19)
Project 3: Classifying Movies
(Checkpoint Fri 4/20; Due Fri 4/27)
|Mon 4/16||Classification||16, 16.1, 16.2, 16.3|
|Wed 4/18||Classifiers||16.4, 16.5||
Lab: Project 3
|Fri 4/20||Decisions||Chapter 18||
Homework 12 (Due Thu 4/26)
|Mon 4/23||Case Study: Health|
|Wed 4/25||Case Study: Education||
Lab 10: Decisions