Course Calendar

Week #Week OfLessonsReadings/VideosAssignmentAssignment Due Date
105/17/202101-01
01-02
01-03
01-04
Python for Finance Ch. 4*
Python for Finance Ch. 6*
205/24/202101-05
01-06
01-07
01-08
Python for Finance Ch. 5*

Project 1

Start-of-Course Survey

05/30/2021
305/31/202101-09
03-01
03-02
03-03
03-04
Python for Finance Ch. 11*
Machine Learning Ch. 1*
Machine Learning Ch. 8*
Project 206/06/2021
406/07/202102-01
02-02
02-03
Suntrust Visit*
Decision Trees 1
Decision Trees 2
Machine Learning Ch. 3*

Project 3

Quarter-Course Survey

06/13/2021
506/014/202102-04
02-05
02-06
Is the stock market rigged?
What Hedge Funds Really Do Ch. 2, 4, 5, & 7
Project 406/20/2021
606/21/202102-07
02-08
Market Simulator
What Hedge Funds Really Do Ch. 8 & 12
Exam 106/27/2021
706/28/202102-09
02-10
The Big Short
Time Series Data (First 30 Minutes)
Technical Trading
Project 507/04/2021
807/05/202103-05
03-06
Decision Tree-Based Trading I
Decision Tree-Based Trading II
What Hedge Funds Really Do Ch. 9

Project 6

Mid-Course Survey

07/11/2021
907/12/202103-07Navigation Project
Machine Learning Ch. 13*
Project 7
Extra Credit
07/18/2021
1007/19/2021Strategies for Q-Learner Trader
Options Trading
Project 807/25/2021
1107/26/2021Exam 208/01/2021
1208/2/2021End-of-Course Survey08/06/2021