Data Mining

This course offers a broad coverage of topics in the field of data mining. The first half of the course cover basic data mining concepts including: data preparation, knowledge presentation, classification, clustering, generalization of algorithms, evaluation of credibility, and association analysis. The second half of the course covers some of the more advanced research topics in the field of data mining. This course intends to be a first course on data mining that prepares students for further study, which introduces students to many different topics so that they can pursue their favorite ones on their own after the course.