Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Faculty

Science

School

Mathematics & Physics School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Delivery mode

Internal

Class contact

3 Lecture hours, 1 Tutorial hour, 1 Practical or Laboratory hour

Prerequisite

STAT7203 (or STAT2203), MATH7502.

Restricted

Restricted to MDataSc students only.

Assessment methods

Assignments and Examinations

Course coordinator

Dr Ian Wood (iwood@maths.uq.edu.au)

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 St Lucia Internal Course Profile

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

This course will provide students with the core ideas which are important for analysing and interpreting massive data sets. These include modelling techniques: Linear models, smoothing regularisation and LASSO methods for big datasets and logistic regression. Students will also be introduced to a range of data science specific tools such as time-series models, spatial models, graphical models, process simulation and image processing techniques. Data based decision making methods and algorithms.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile