1/19/2021

Lecture 1: Introduction

Lecture Video

1/21/2021

Lecture 2: Introduction to Programming in Python, Version Control

Lecture Video

1/26/2021

Lecture 3: Introduction to Programming in Python II

Lecture Video

1/28/2021

Lecture 4: Introduction to Descriptive Statistics

Lecture Video

2/2/2021

Lecture 5: Advanced Data Structures

Lecture Video

2/4/2021

Lecture 6: Pandas DataFrames

Recommended reading

  • Learning the Pandas Library: Python Tools for Data Munging, Analysis, and Visualization. Matt Harrison

Lecture Video

2/9/2021

Lecture 7: Hypothesis Testing and Statistical Inference

Mandatory reading

WIRED article on A/B testing

Lecture Video

2/11/2021

Lecture 8: Temporal Data Analysis and Applications to Stock Analysis

Lecture Video

2/16/2021

Lecture 9: Linear Regression 1

Recommended reading

Lecture Video

2/18/2021

Lecture 10: Linear Regression 2

Recommended reading

Lecture Video

2/25/2021

Lecture 11: Practical Data Visualization

Lecture Video

2/23/2021

Lecture 12: Data Visualization

Lecture Video

3/2/2021

Lecture 13: Web Scraping and APIs

Recommended reading

Lecture Video

3/4/2021

Lecture 14: Classification I: K-Nearest Neighbors, Decision Trees

Recommended reading

3/9/2021

Lecture 15: No Class

3/11/2021

Lecture 16: No Class

3/16/2021

Lecture 17: Classification II: Logistic Regression and SVMs

Recommended reading

  • ISL, Ch. 8 and 9
3/18/2021

Lecture 18: Natural Language Processing

3/23/2021

Lecture 19: Regular Expressions, NLP in Practice

3/25/2021

Lecture 20: Clustering I

Recommended reading

3/30/2021

Lecture 21: Project Peer Feedback

4/1/2021

Lecture 22: Clustering II

Recommended reading

4/6/2021

Lecture 23: Dimensionality Reduction

4/8/2021

Lecture 24: Ethics

4/13/2021

Lecture 25: Neural Networks, Deep Learning, Tensor Flow

Recommended reading

4/15/2021

Lecture 26: Neural Networks, Deep Learning, Tensor Flow

Recommended reading

4/20/2021

Lecture 27: Databases

4/22/2021

Lecture 28: Network Analysis

Mandatory reading

  • Grus Ch. 21
4/27/2021

Lecture 29: Best Project Presentations, Recap, Wrap-up, Outlook