This paper is a practical introduction to data mining. Students will gain hands-on experience using the WEKA open-source data mining software developed by the Computer Science Department and used by companies and unversities both in New Zealand and overseas.
COMP103 Introduction to Computer Science 1 and
20 points at 200 level in Computer Science.
Witten, Frank, and Hall. (2011) Data Mining: Practical Machine Learning Tools and Techniques. 3rd Ed. Morgan Kaufmann.
Internal assessment/final examination ratio 2:1