ICS 352

Machine Learning

4 Undergraduate credits
Effective May 3, 2018 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

This course presents the key algorithms and theory of machine learning. Students will examine supervised and unsupervised learning algorithms. And they will gain an understanding of machine learning foundational concepts used in artificial intelligence, statistics and data science. Topics include learning algorithms used in recent application as autonomous vehicles, google search, and Facebook photo tags.

Special information

Note: Students are responsible to both be aware of and abide by prerequisites for ICS courses for which they enroll, and will be administratively dropped from a course if they have not met prerequisites.

Learning outcomes

General

  • Distinguish the basic theory used in machine learning.
  • Study and examine different learning approaches such as decision tree learning, Bayesian learning and artificial neural networks.
  • Implement and test different types of learning algorithms.
  • Formulate machine learning problems corresponding to different applications
  • Describe the application of learning algorithms to a wide range of data