Lecture 07 – The VC Dimension

The VC Dimension – A measure of what it takes a model to learn. Relationship to the number of parameters and degrees of freedom. Lecture 7 of 18 of Caltech’s Machine Learning Course – CS 156 by Professor Yaser Abu-Mostafa. View course materials in iTunes U Course App – itunesu.itunes.apple.com and on the course website – work.caltech.edu Produced in association with Caltech Academic Media Technologies under the Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC-ND). To learn more about this license, creativecommons.org This lecture was recorded on April 24, 2012, in Hameetman Auditorium at Caltech, Pasadena, CA, USA.