Behavior Change Procedures

Summer 2024 > Humanities & Social Sciences > PSYC.5870 > 031

Course No: PSYC.5870-031; SIS Class Nbr: 1780; SIS Term: 3340
Course Status: Registration Closed

Course Description

This course covers the design and application of behavior change procedures commonly used by behavior analysts. We will review the importance of cultural considerations and ongoing monitoring of progress. Specific topics to be covered include reinforcement, antecedent manipulations, transfer of stimulus control, and programming for maintenance and generalization. Emphasis will be placed on procedures used for skill acquisition including social, communication, self-help, and academic skills.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: PSYC.5810 Concepts and Principles of Behavior Analysis, and PSYC.5820 Measurement and Experimental Design, and PSYC.5840 Behavioral Assessment.
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Renee Hartz
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • 2024 Summer: May 13 to Aug 04
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1800 | Pay as little as $910/mo for this course.
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  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: Graduate Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis, M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Applied Behavior Analysis & Education Option

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