Professional Development Center

SPY 676 Behavioral Principles of Learning

Course Number: SPY 676
Course Title: Behavioral Principles of Learning
Class #: TBA
Online Dates: TBA
Video Conference Dates: TBA
Video Conference Times: TBA
Location: Video Conference Sites (See below)
Faculty: TBA
Credit: Three (3) Inservice Graduate Credits
Tuition/Fees: $1,324.00 (Maine Resident)
Registration Form: Click Here (pdf) or call 780-5054

This course introduces behavioral principles and processes that are involved in learning. Starting with a foundation of knowledge delineated
through basic research, the course includes a review of findings from an array of studies of learning mechanisms. Topics include respondent
behavior and conditioning, operant behavior and conditioning, discrimination and stimulus control, establishing operations, schedules of
reinforcement, and verbal behavior and cognition. The content of this course provides the basis for SPY 684 Advanced Applied Behavior
Analysis.

Potential Course Locations

University of Southern Maine - Gorham
University of Southern Maine - Portland
University of Southern Maine - Lewiston
University of Maine at Augusta
University College at Norway/South Paris
Hutchinson Center/Belfast
University College at Rockland
University College at Bath
University College at Saco/Biddeford
Ellsworth Center
University College at Rumford
University College at Houlton
Penquis - Dover-Foxcroft
East Millinocket
University of Maine - Fort Kent
University of Maine at Machias
University of Maine at Presque Isle

This course is part of a cohort program that is being offered at University Colleges and Centers but may be taken as a single course. For more information about the cohort program please view the information packet (pdf).