|Professor:||Dr. Kay Kirkpatrick|
|Contact:||231 Illini Hall, kkirkpat(at)illinois.edu|
|TA:||Michael Livesay, mlivesa2(at)illinois.edu|
|MWF 2:00-2:50pm in 341 Altgeld Hall|
|Mondays and Fridays, 3:00-3:50, or by appointment. I would be happy to answer your questions in my office anytime as long as I'm not otherwise engaged, and before and after class are good times to catch me either in my office or in the classroom.|
|Textbook:||The main text will be Understanding Machine Learning: From Theory to Algorithms, 1st Edition by Shai Shalev-Shwartz and Shai Ben-David: https://www.cs.huji.ac.il/~shais/UnderstandingMachineLearning/understanding-machine-learning-theory-algorithms.pdf|
Homework: 40% of the course grade |
Two Midterms: 15% each. Please let me know as soon as possible if you need any accommodation.
Final Project: 30%, on a topic of your choice related to the course. See HW#3 for options. Our assigned final exam time is 7:00-10:00pm, Friday, December 14.
I am committed to affirming the identities, realities and voices
of all students, especially those from historically marginalized
or underrepresented backgrounds. I value the use of
person-centered language, specified gender pronouns, and
respect for everyone. Please contact me to request disability
accommodations. You should also know that I'm a mandatory reporter.