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College of Extended Learning

Foundations of Learning

Subject Course No. Credit Value
Psychology PSYC 2613 Three (3) credit hours

This course examines the psychological theories of learning, including cognitive, social, and behavioural theories of learning. These are discussed in terms of their interrelatedness and the research supporting each. Topics include principles of human behaviour, conditioning, and non-associative and associative learning.

Instructor: Holly Seniuk (please contact the instructor if you need an up-to-date syllabus)
Prerequisite: Introductory Psychology (6 ch)

Why take this course?

  • Video recorded lectures allow for an in-class experience, but the flexibility of an online course.
  • Study guides assist students in highlighting key information. The study guide review lectures allow students to self-evaluate their work to make sure they are on track.
  • Unit quizzes help students to master small amounts of material at a time, which will assist with retention for the midterm and final exams.

Course details

Students have six months from the registration date to complete the course. All course exams and/or assignments must be completed by the designated end date.

Assignments and examinations

  • 8 x Quizzes (worth 10 points each)
  • 1 x Midterm Exam (worth 160 points)
  • 1 x Final Exam (worth 160 points)
  • 1 x Written Assignment (worth 100 points)

All mid-term exams and final exams for online courses will be invigilated at an approved time and location. Please refer to the Online Exam Request Form

Fees and payments

Online courses are subject to an additional $100 non-refundable/non-transferable online fee per course For more information on fees and methods of payment, please click here.

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If you have previously registered in this online course and wish to register again, please contact us at 453-4646 to complete the registration process.

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