Lectures: Tuesdays and
Thursdays 1.00-2.00pm in BA 1200
First lecture January 8; Last
lecture April 4; No lectures on February 19 and 21
Click on the lectures page for a list of all the lectures (subject to change).
Thursdays 12.00-1.00pm (also in BA 1200)
Click on the tutorial page for details of the tutorials
Instructor: Tijmen Tieleman; email csc321prof[at sign]cs.toronto.edu
Office Hours: Tuesdays 2.10 - 3.30 for individual meetings (Pratt ??)
TBA : email csc321a[at sign]cs.toronto.edu, (for the Assignments)
Office hours: Friday 2.00-4.00 (Pratt TBA)
TBA : email csc321na[at sign]cs.toronto.edu, (for things Not
about the Assignments)
Office hours: Thurday 3.00-4.00 (Pratt TBA)
Please do NOT send the instructor or tutors email about the class
directly to their personal accounts. They will not answer.
Prerequisites: If you want a waiver, you MUST contact
Geoffrey Hinton in the
The prerequisites that will be enforced are:
CGPA 3.0/enrollment in a CSC subject POSt
Load: 25 hours of lectures; 10 hours of Tutorials.
There is no required textbook for the class.
There will be one or two required papers or chapters per week.
(see Lectures, Readings, & Due Dates).
These required readings will all be available on the web.
Weekly Quizzes worth 15%
Closed book Midterm test worth 15% (in same room as lectures)
Closed book Final exam worth 30% (See lectures page for time and place)
Four assignments worth 10% each
will all be done in Matlab, but prior knowledge of Matlab is not
required. Basic Matlab will be taught during the first few tutorials.
If you are not registered in the class, it is possible for you to
audit it (sit in on the lectures), but only if you get the
instructor's permission and follow some rules. See the audit page for more info.
Lectures, Readings, & Due Dates |
Optional Readings |
The Tutorials |
CSC321 - Computation In Neural Networks: ||