# Probabilistic Modelling and Reasoning

##### DRPS 2017/18 Course Descriptor | Informatics Course Page | Lecture Times and Location | Piazza | Lecture Recordings

Lecturer: Michael Gutmann

Office hours: Fridays 16:00-17:30 IF-2.50a

Teaching assistant: James Owers (email)

#### Recent announcements

Feb 15, 2018 | The assignment has been released and is available here. It is due Tuesday March 20 2018 at 16:00 (see the assignment file for instructions). |

Feb 14, 2018 | In tutorial 2, the solution to Exercise 4 on the restricted Boltzmann machine, part (c) was misleading at the very end of the document, around Eq (S.21). Please find here an amended version of the solutions. |

Feb 14, 2018 | Uploaded slides on Exact Inference and updated the corresponding list of required and optional study material. |

Feb 12, 2018 |
Fixed some typos in question 3 of Tutorial 3: In part (a), Equation (4) should read . In part (d) the factor graph should have a factor node labelled as . |

Feb 12, 2018 | Updated slides on Factor Graphs. |

#### Assessment

One practical course work assignment (20%), and a written exam (80 %). The course follows the school-wide late coursework policy and academic conduct policy.

The assignment is available here.

#### Important dates

- Assignment hand out: Thursday 15 February 2018
- Assignment hand in: Tuesday 20 March 2018 at 16:00 (see the assignment file for instructions)
- Exam: see here