Preliminary Course Schedule 2017
There are two weekly lectures: wednesday 15.1517.00 hrs and friday 9.0010.45 hrs. Furthermore, there are computer lab sessions in which we practice with R, and work on the practical assignments. These sessions take place on wednesday 17.1519.00 hrs. In the schedule below, lecture 38A is the lecture on wednesday in week 38, 38B is the lecture on friday in week 38, and 38C is the computer lab session in week 38. The first lecture is on friday, september 8th. The first computer lab session is on wednesday, september 13th.
Lecture  Subject/Slides  Literature 

36B  Introduction and Overview  A. Feelders et al.: Methodological and Practical Aspects of Data Mining 
37A  Classification Trees (1)  Lecture Notes on Classification Trees Chapter 8 of Book ISLR 
37C  Computer Lab: Introduction to R Work on assignment 1 

37B  Classification Trees (2)  Lecture Notes on Classification Trees Chapter 8 of Book ISLR 
38A  Classification Trees: Exercises; Solutions.  
38C  Computer Lab: Work on assignment 1  
38B  Bagging and Random Forests Some proofs 
Chapter 8 of Book ISLR 
39A  Undirected Graphical Models (1)  Lecture Notes on Graphical Models 
39C  Computer Lab: Work on assignment 1  
39B  Undirected Graphical Models (2)  Lecture Notes on Graphical Models 
40A  Undirected Graphical Models: Exercises; Solutions.  
40C  Computer Lab: Work on assignment 1  
40B  Frequent Pattern Mining (1)  Lecture Notes on Frequent Item Set Mining 
41A  Frequent Pattern Mining (2)  
41C  Computer Lab: Work on assignment 1  
41B  Frequent Pattern Mining: Exercises; Solutions (Updated on October 16th). 

42A  Text Mining (1): Naive Bayes  Chapter 6 of Jurafsky and Martin 
42C  Computer Lab: Work on assignment 2  
42B  Text Mining (2): Logistic Regression (Updated on 20102017). 
Chapter 7 of Jurafsky and Martin 
43A  Bayesian Networks (1)  Lecture Notes on Bayesian Networks 
43C  Computer Lab: Work on assignment 2  
43B  Bayesian Networks (2)  Lecture Notes on Bayesian Networks 
44A  Bayesian Networks Exercise Class: Exercises
Solutions 

44C  Computer Lab: Work on assignment 2  
44B  Social Network Mining  Article Lu and Getoor 
45  Written Exam 