Presentation in pairs or individuals of topics from John Baez’s Google+ feed Week 2.
Group discussion, lead by Matheus and Islam, about Science, Models and Machine Learning
Some of the topics mentioned during the discussion were:
Decision making and rational behaviour: http://www.ted.com/talks/dan_ariely_asks_are_we_in_control_of_our_own_decisions#t-890383
The sampling theory (statistical sampling):
Also: Non Academic Task 3 (see below)
Read through the Computer Science First Year’s Tutorial Booklet on assignments and feedback. Think about the different forms of assessment you receive. How do DCS and SoMaS differ in their ways of providing you feedback? (Semester 1, week 7)