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What is it like to take 6.867 (Machine Learning) at MIT?
But, since most of the people taking the class are either graduate students who already know the material or undergraduates who have taken 6.036 (introduction to machine learning), the class does move pretty quickly.
Throughout the semester, you basically derive the most common machine learning models (ridge regression, logistic regression, SVMs with kernels, neural networks, graphical models, EM, Gaussian mixture models) and really dig into the mathematics of why they work.
The graded homework is three academic-style papers, in which you implement a specific algorithm derived in class, investigate how various parameters affect the results, and apply it to some interesting real-world data set.
For example, my project was trying to classify facial expressions using a variety of different techniques, including SVMs and neural networks based on facial landmarks and a deep convolutional neural net.
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