Introduction to data science for the humanities

A.Y. 2020/2021
Course offered to students on the PhD programme in
3
ECTS
15
Overall hours
Language
Italian
Lead instructor: Alfio Ferrara
The course provides a gentle introduction to the foundations of data science and machine learning and their application in the humanities. In particular, we will overview examples of different models (probabilistic models, regression, neural networks) and their application to natural language processing and image analysis. The course does not require any programming skills, but presents practical case studies with Python, scikit-learn and PyTorch.
Undefined
Assessment methods
Giudizio di approvazione
Assessment result
superato/non superato
How to enrol

Deadlines

The course enrolment deadline is usually the 25th day of the month prior to the start date. More specifically:

  • for courses starting in September 2021, until 30 August 2021.

Deadlines for enrolment in courses of the next academic year (2021/2022) will be announced.

How to enrol

  1. Access enrolment on PhD courses online service using your University login details
  2. Select the desired programme and click on Registration (Iscrizione) and then on Register (Iscriviti)

Ignore the option "Exam session date” that appears during the enrolment procedure.

Contact

For help please contact phd@unimi.it

Professor(s)
Reception:
On appointment. The meeting will be online until the end of the Covid emergency
Department of Computer Science, via Celoria 18 Milano, Room 7012 (7 floor)