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College of Extended Learning

Topics in Behaviour Assessment

Subject Course No. Credit Value
Psychology PSYC 3325 One (1) credit hours

This course is restricted to students registered in the ABA Certificate program

This course complements the material covered in other certificate courses by offering hands-on training and practice in the applications of Applied Behaviour Analysis. Students learn how to conduct various behaviour assessments and implement intervention strategies through instruction, demonstration, and practice.

Instructor: Sylvie Donais (please contact the instructor if you need an up-to-date syllabus)
Prerequisite: PSYC 2613, Admission to C-ABA Program

Why take this course?

  • Students will learn about the historical significance of 2 analysis methodologies, providing context and rationale for each allowing them to make informed professional decisions about functional analysis design and interpretation.
  • Students will immediately apply what they have learned in each unit, gaining valuable hands-on experience with functional analysis and assessment methodology that can be readily applied to their own practice.
  • The course is designed to be cumulative, with each component building upon the last, culminating in the students designing and interpreting their own hypothetical functional assessment.

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

  • 5 x Unit Activities (15 points each)
  • 4 x Reading Guides (10 points each)
  • 1 x Final Assignment (150 points)
  • 1 x Final Exam (invigilated, 450 points)

The final exam for this course 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. Learn more about fees and methods of payment.

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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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