CS5228: Knowledge Discovery in Databases
2004/2005 Semester 2
1 Jan 2005 : Please visit the IVLE website for all future update. (important)
1 Jan 2005 : You are ALLOWED(and ENCOURAGED) to take this course at the same time: CS6220
1 Jan 2005: Prerequisites of this course are CS1232 or CS1231S, CS3243, CS2102 or CS2102S
Tung Kum Hoe, Anthony
School of Computing
National University of Singapore
Consultation hours: Friday 5-6:30pm
1. Data mining is a diverse field which draw its foundation from many
research areas like databases, machine learning, AI, statistic etc. The aim of
this course is to highlight concepts from these areas which are fundamental and
often used in building data mining tools.
At the end of the course, students should:
a. Have a good knowledge of the fundamental concepts that provide the foundation of data mining.
b. Understand how these concepts are engineered to provide some of the basic data mining tools.
c. Able to adopt these concepts to develop new data mining tools for new application.