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APCOMP 209B - Data Science 2: Advanced Topics in Data Science or return to Course Catalog Search

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Faculty of Arts and SciencesApplied ComputationMark Glickman and Pavlos Protopapas
TermDay and TimeLocation
Spring 2017-2018  (show academic calendar)MW   1:00 p.m. - 2:29 p.m.Northwest Bldg B103 (SEAS)
4  (show credit conversion for other schools)
Credit Level

Data Science 2 is the second half of a one-year introduction to data science. Building upon the material in Data Science 1, the course introduces advanced methods for data wrangling, data visualization, and statistical modeling and prediction. Topics include big data and database management, interactive visualizations, nonlinear statistical models, and deep learning. Part two of a two part series. The curriculum for this course builds throughout the academic year. Students are strongly encouraged to enroll in both the fall and spring course within the same academic year. Part two of a two part series.

Requisite: (Must take CS 109A OR APCOMP 209A OR STAT 121A before taking APCOMP 209B) AND (Cannot take APCOMP 209B, if already taken APCOMP 209 OR CS 109 OR CS 109B OR STAT 121 OR STAT 121B)

Can only be taken after successful completion of CS 109a, AC 209a, Stat 121a, or equivalent. Students who have previously taken CS 109, AC 209, or Stat 121 cannot take CS 109b, AC 209b, or Stat 121b for credit.

Exam Group

Cross Registration
Eligible for cross-registration
With permission of instructor/subject to availability

MIT students please cross register from MIT's Add/Drop application.