Machine Learning and Computation Statistics


This is a teaching partnership between the Africa Center of Excellence in Data Science at the University of Rwanda and the Institute of Applied Computational Science at Harvard University.

View the Project on GitHub onefishy/Rwanda-Data-Science

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What is this Course?

This course covers the fundamental concepts of machine learning, including: classification, regression, dimensionality reduction, clustering and elements of deep learning. The course has dual focus on key mathematical concepts underlying machine learning models and on the application of machine learning algorithms on real-world data science problems. This course serves as a foundation for students who are interested in advanced courses and further independent study in the field of machine learning and data science.

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