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PREDICTIVE ANALYTICS, using R an open source programming language

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St George's Conference Centre

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This is a two day intensive course on using the R programming language for predictive analytics and machine learning. This course will be a mixture of lectures and computer practicals.

It will be assumed that participants are familiar with R. For example inputting data, basic visualisation, basic data structures and use of functions. Attending the introduction to R course will provide a sufficient background, but the programming with R will be helpful.

COURSE CONTENTS:

  • Introduction to analytics: a general introduction into analytics and some of the techniques that are in common use.
  • Simple regression problems: simple and multiple linear regression and model diagnostics.
  • Classification: KNN, clustering, logistic regression, Linear Discriminant analysis and associated diagnostics.
  • Model selection: various model selection procedures, subset selection, shrinkage.
  • Cross validation and bootstrapping.
  • Advanced regression techniques: polynomial regression, splines, local regression, GAMs, trees and random forests.
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Leeds

St George's Conference Centre

60 Great George Street

Leeds

LS1 3DL

United Kingdom

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