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Foundations of Data Cleaning and Preparation
Instructor Carol Romanowski
Course Number CSCI-721-01
Jan 11, 2021
15 weeks
24 Seats
This course provides an introduction to the concepts and techniques used in preparing data for subsequent data mining. Topics include the knowledge discovery process; data exploration and its role; data extraction, cleaning, integration and transformation; handling numeric, unstructured, text, web, and other forms of data; and ethical issues underlying data preparation and mining. Data cleaning projects, a term paper, and presentations are required.

Note: Students who take this course may not take CSCI-521 for credit.
  • Credits

    3 credit hours

    This 15 week course requires students to spend approximately 9 hours a week on course work.

  • Enrollment Restrictions
    • Prerequisites: CSCI-620 or (CSCI-420 and CSCI-320) or (4003-485 and 4003-487) or equivalent course.

    Enrollment restrictions are subject to change. Please contact us for assistance.

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