Announcements

  • Homework 01 is due today (6/22) at midnight.
  • Homework 02 will be released after lecture.
  • Please make sure you submit Lab 01 if you haven't already.
  • Lab 109: 3 - 5 PM in 458 Evans with GSI Hari has 6 students. Please join!
  • There will be conceptual office hours on Saturday (more details on Piazza).

A few reminders:

  • Policies Page is important, read through it.
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  • All your assignments will be completed on summer.datahub.berkeley.edu. If you have any problems, there's a Jupyter post on Piazza where you can ask questions!
  • If you're joining this class late, talk to your Lab GSI!
  • Homework 01 is due tomorrow (6/22) at midnight.
  • Homework 02 will be released tomorrow after lecture.

A few reminders:

  • Policies Page is important, read through it.
  • Please sign up for the Data 8 Piazza. We'll use this discussion forum to answer questions, post announcements, and more.
  • All your assignments will be completed on summer.datahub.berkeley.edu. If you have any problems, there's a Jupyter post on Piazza where you can ask questions!
  • Welcome to the start of the summer term!
  • Lab 02 has been released. Work on it in lab today.
  • Remember to run the submit cell on Lab 01 if you haven't already.
  • Homework 01 is due this Friday (6/22) at midnight.

A few reminders:

  • Policies Page is important, read through it.
  • Please sign up for the Data 8 Piazza. We'll use this discussion forum to answer questions, post announcements, and more.
  • Welcome to the start of the summer term!
  • Lab 02 has been released. Work on it in lab on Wednesday (highly recommended) or accurately answer all the questions by tonight (6/19) for full credit.
  • Homework 01 will be released right after lecture and is due this Friday (6/22) at midnight.

A few reminders:

  • Policies Page is important, read through it.
  • Please sign up for the Data 8 Piazza. We'll use this discussion forum to answer questions, post announcements, and more.
  • Welcome to the start of the semester! Please sign up for Piazza. We'll use it to answer questions, post announcements, and more.
  • Lab starts this week -- bring a laptop. You can borrow one for the semester from the library if you don't have your own!
  • Create your computing account by going to summer.datahub.berkeley.edu and logging in with your @berkeley.edu account. Try starting your server; it takes about a minute. If you have problems, let us know by asking questions in lab or posting on Piazza.

Calendar

Instructors: Fahad Kamran and Vinitra Swamy

Lecture: MTWTh 9am-10am, F 9am-11am in 155 Dwinelle

Date Topic Lecture Reading Assignment
Mon 6/18 Introduction Slides, Demos 1.1, 1.2, 1.3
Tue 6/19 Cause and Effect Slides Chapter 2
Homework 01 (Due Fri 6/22)
Wed 6/20 Tables Slides, Demos Chapter 3
Thu 6/21 Data Types Slides, Demos Chapters 4, 5
Fri 6/22 Building Tables, Census Slides, Demos 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4
Homework 02 (Due Tue 6/26)
Mon 6/25 Charts 7, 7.1
Tue 6/26 Histograms 7.2, 7.3
Homework 03 (Due Fri 6/29)
Wed 6/27 Functions 8, 8.1
Lab 04: Histograms & Functions
Thu 6/28 Groups 8.2, 8.3
Fri 6/29 Joins, Table Examples 8.4, 8.5
Homework 04 (Due Tue 7/3)
Project 1: World Progress
(Due Fri 7/6)
Mon 7/2 Iteration 9, 9.1, 9.2, 9.3
Lab: Project 1
Tue 7/3 Chance 9.4, 9.5
Homework 05 (Due Fri 7/6)
Wed 7/4 Holiday (No Lecture)
Lab 05: Sampling (later due date)
Thu 7/5 Sampling 10, 10.1, 10.2
Fri 7/6 Models, Comparing Distributions 10.3, 11.1, 11.2
Homework 06 (Due Tue 7/10)
Mon 7/9 Decisions and Uncertainty 11.3
Lab 06: Assessing Models
Homework 07 (Due Thu 7/12)
Tue 7/10 Decisions and Uncertainty Pt. 2 11.3
Wed 7/11 A/B Testing 12.1, 12.2, 12.3
Lab: Midterm Review
Thu 7/12 Review
Fri 7/13 Midterm (9am to 10am)
Mon 7/16 The Bootstrap 13, 13.1, 13.2
Lab 07: Bootstrap
Tue 7/17 Interpreting Confidence 13.3, 13.4
Homework 08 (Due Fri 7/20)
Project 2: TBD
(Due Tue 7/24)
Wed 7/18 Center and Spread 14, 14.1, 14.2
Lab: Project 2
Thu 7/19 The Normal Distribution 14.3, 14.4
Fri 7/20 Sample Means, Designing Experiments 14.5, 14.6
Homework 09 (Due Tue 7/24)
Mon 7/23 Correlation 15, 15.1
Lab 08: Correlation
Tue 7/24 Linear Regression 15.2
Homework 10 (Due Fri 7/27)
Wed 7/25 Least Squares 15.3, 15.4
Lab 09: Regression
Thu 7/26 Residuals 15.5, 15.6
Fri 7/27 Regression Inference Chapter 16
Homework 11 (Due Tue 7/31)
Project 3: Classifying Movies
(Due Sat 8/4)
Mon 7/30 Classification 17, 17.1, 17.2, 17.3
Lab: Project 3
Tue 7/31 Classifiers 17.4
Homework 12 (Due Sat 8/4)
Wed 8/1 Classifiers
Lab 10: Decisions
Thu 8/2 Case Studies
Fri 8/3 Conclusion
Mon 8/6 Review 1
Tue 8/7 Review 2
Wed 8/8 Office Hours
Thu 8/9 Final (5pm to 8pm)