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.
|Course No. and Title:||PSYC 3663 Introduction to Applied Behaviour Analysis|
|Credit Value:||Three (3) credit hours|
This course is an introduction to the basic principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) and its various applications. The first part of the course gives students a foundation in the basic principles of learning. The second part of the course covers how these principles can be used to explain and modify human behaviour. Topic areas include autism and intellectual disabilities, psychiatric disorders, school psychology, organizational behaviour management, sports, and large-scale social issues.
Introductory Psychology (6CH) Co-requisite: PSYC 2613
Carole Marion, Psychology Department, Carole.Marion@unb.ca
Students will read one or more chapters in the textbook, watch the lectures, and participate in ongoing activities and exercises throughout the lectures. Students will then complete an online quiz for the unit. This quiz must be completed in order for students to access the material for the next unit. Students will submit an assignment that helps them put into practice the material learned during the lecture. Assignments must be submitted in order for the student to access the next lecture.
Textbooks can be ordered from the UNB Fredericton Bookstore:
|Assignments & Examinations:||
Students can earn a maximum of 500 points for this course. Letter grades will correspond to the number of points earned.
Assignments – 89 points
Unit Quizzes – 130 (13 quizzes in total)
Participation points (student submit their answers to some of the ongoing activities presented during the lectures) - 39
Final Exam – 200 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 to book.
|Time Limit:||6 months from registration date. All course exams and/or assignments must be completed by the designated end date of your course.|
Online courses are subject to an additional $100 non-refundable online fee per course. Fees are subject to change by the Board of Governors.
|Methods of Payment:||
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