This course given in English is part of the MMMEF master. It starts with an introduction to the Big Data phenomenon and the focuses on the predictive methods of data science (a.k.a. machine learning methods).

Lectures notes/slides

  • slides on learning theory: in French and in English
  • slides on cross-validation: in French (only)


  • a typical test given in a longer course (please disregard exercise number 4): test text and test correction (both in French)

Recommended reading/viewing

General papers

Relational databases (and SQL)

Machine Learning

Full course

Tom Mitchell's and Nina Balcan's machine learning course:

Selected topics