Exploration of methodological, empirical and theoretical issues in areas of experimental and applied behaviour analysis.
|Paper title||Advanced Topics in Behaviour Analysis|
|Teaching period||Second Semester|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$653.49|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$2,757.23|
- PSYC 465
Entry into Psychology 400-level normally requires a major in Psychology, a B+ average or higher in Psychology 300-level papers, and a pass in PSYC 311 Quantitative Methods. We highly recommend that students have completed PSYC 310. Students from other universities must show evidence of an equivalent level of competence.
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Dr Brent Alsop (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Teaching staff
- Paper Structure
The paper consists of two sections. Section One consists of lectures (Dr Alsop), and Section Two consists of lectures/seminars given by the students. The size of the first section can expand or contract to accommodate student numbers.
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Communication, Critical thinking, Ethics, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
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- Learning Outcomes
Students should understand how a behaviour analytic approach may be used in a range of experimental and applied situations; assess the contribution of behavioural principles in explaining a range of psychological phenomenon; evaluate behavioural interventions from an evidence-based perspective; and independently research a topic, provide a written evaluation of that, and give a well-constructed presentation based on their research.