PSY 3700: Learning and Behavior (2019-2020)

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This course explores the contribution of biological influences on the development of behaviors and the effects of learning on adaptations in behaviors. Topics includes habituation and sensitization, classical conditioning, instrumental or operant conditioning, social learning, stimulus control, foraging and choice, motivation and verbal learning. Course content will be presented using both human and animal research models. Discussion includes biological and neurological explanations of learning and behavior. In addition, special attention will be paid to the relevance of learning principles to applied settings such as education and therapy.

Term CRN Credits Instructor(s) Days Time Dates Location Open
Winter 28077 5 Baine Craft
Tu,Th
12:50PM-2:50 PM
01/06-03/13 Eaton Hall 231
35 of 35 seats open
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Attributes: Upper-Division
Grade Modes: (Default) Normal Grading, Audit
Instructional Methods: Traditional
Note: Full Term

Prerequisites:
PSY 1180: C- or better