PSYC561

Behaviour Analysis Research and Theory

This paper covers theory and research in several selected areas relevant to the understanding of behaviour and provides students with a) an understanding of the theoretical/conceptual principles underlining the research, b) the ability to examine and critique research in the area and c) an understanding of how theories, techniques and research in the Experimental Analysis of Behaviour are relevant to the understanding of behaviour and behaviour change. Topics covered will include choice and preferences in humans and animals (including self-control) psychophysics, memory, and behavioural economics.

This paper covers theory and research in several selected areas relevant to the understanding of behaviour and provides students with a) an understanding of the theoretical/conceptual principles underlining the research, b) the ability to examine and critique research in the area and c) an understanding of how theories, techniques and research in the Experimental Analysis of Behaviour are relevant to the understanding of behaviour and behaviour change. Topics covered will include choice and preferences in humans and animals (including self-control) psychophysics, memory, and behavioural economics.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Prerequisite(s): Prerequisite papers: PSYC307 and PSYC314
Internal assessment / examination: PSYC561-18A (HAM) 33:67 or 67:33, 18A (NET) 100:0, 18A (NTG) 100:0

Semesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
18A (HAM)A Semester : 26 Feb 2018 - 24 Jun 2018 Hamilton
18A (NET)A Semester : 26 Feb 2018 - 24 Jun 2018 Online

Timetabled Lectures for Behaviour Analysis Research and Theory (PSYC561)

DayStartEndRoomDates
Tue3:00 PM5:00 PMJ.1.10Feb 26 - Jun 3

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Indicative Fees for Behaviour Analysis Research and Theory (PSYC561)

Occurrence Domestic International
 Tuition Resource 
18A (HAM) $1011 $0 $4077
18A (NET) $1011 $0 $4077
18A (NTG) $1011 $0 $4077
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Tuition fees shown below are indicative only and may change. There are additional fees and charges related to enrolment - please see the Table of Fees and Charges for more information.

Paper Outlines for Behaviour Analysis Research and Theory (PSYC561)

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Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Psychology

Other available years: Behaviour Analysis Research and Theory - PSYC561 (2017)

Paper details current as of : 19 July 2018 11:44am
Indicative fees current as of : 5 June 2018 4:30am

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