BIO-322 / 4 crédits

Enseignant: Brea Johanni Michael

Langue: Anglais


Summary

Students understand basic concepts and methods of machine learning. They can describe them in mathematical terms and can apply them to real-world problems using the programming language R. They are familiar with some state-of-the-art machine learning tools for life sciences.

Content

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Algèbre linéaire, Analyse, Analyse numérique, Probabilities and statistics I & II

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • Define basic concepts of machine learning.
  • Apply machine learning tools to real-world problems.
  • Propose machine learning approaches to analyse data sets in the life sciences.

Teaching methods

Lecture, programming labs and exercises.

Assessment methods

  • Programming project during the semester
  • Written final exam

Resources

Bibliography

"An Introduction to Statistical Learning, with Applications in R" by
Gareth James, Daniela Witten, Trevor Hastie and Robert Tibshirani
online available at http://faculty.marshall.usc.edu/gareth-james/ISL/

Ressources en bibliothèque

Dans les plans d'études

  • Semestre: Automne
  • Forme de l'examen: Ecrit (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Introduction to machine learning for bioengineers
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Exercices: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9     
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