PYB 565: Behavior Change Procedures & Syst Supp

Synonym:

81546 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Kimberly Heald

Credits:

3

Seats:

20

Semester:

Spring 2012

Meeting Schedule:

Sat 1/21 (8:30AM-5:29PM)
Sun 1/22 (8:30AM-12:29PM)
Sat 2/11 (8:30AM-5:29PM)
Sun 2/12 (8:30AM-12:29PM)
Sat 3/24 (8:30AM-5:29PM)
Sun 3/25 (8:30AM-12:29PM)
Sat 5/5 (8:30AM-5:29PM)
Sun 5/6 (8:30AM-12:29PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Behavioral Science
Required of and restricted to ABA Certificate Program students.

This course will provide students with advanced knowledge of the principles of applied behavior analysis for modifying behavior, and for developing and monitoring systems so as to support behavior change. Students will develop competencies in the areas of identification and assessment of reinforcers, specific procedures for increasing and decreasing behaviors, schedules of reinforcement, various instructional procedures, and designing performance monitoring for overall program and procedural integrity.