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Concepts and Principles of Behavior Analysis

Description:
This introductory course offers a comprehensive study of the philosophical assumptions and basic principles of behavior analysis. This course will provide students with an overview of the history and theoretical foundations of the field of behaviorism including experimental and applied behavior analysis. It will teach students to identify, define, and apply the characteristics and principles of behavior. Topics covered during this course include a historical perspective of behaviorism, description and environmental explanation of behavior, respondent and operant conditioning, contingencies of behavior, and verbal behavior. In addition, students will learn to identify the key components of empirical journal articles in the field of behavior analysis. Upon completion of this course students

Offered in:

2016 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 4491 W
05:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Bartholomew,Joseph William HLL-3505
Session: Cont. Education Session 2
Class Dates: 09/06/2016 - 11/02/2016
Capacity: 30
Enrolled: 21
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes: UMass Amherst|
Pre Requisites: Pre-requisite = ABA certificate student
Course Attributes:
02 4492 W
05:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Bartholomew,Joseph William PROVIDENCE
Session: Cont. Education Session 2
Class Dates: 09/06/2016 - 11/02/2016
Capacity: 30
Enrolled: 3
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes: UMass Amherst|
Pre Requisites: Pre-requisite = ABA certificate student
Course Attributes: