Behavioural Analyst Techniques
This course is designed to introduce students to behavior analysis techniques including assessment/analysis/intervention. Students will learn to recognize at-risk behaviors in a range of populations including youth, women, and ethnic minorities.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Operationally define behavior and its functions.
- Describe strategies for increasing and decreasing behavior.
- Define, describe, and apply the basic principles of behavior analysis.
- Describe the relationship between applied behavior analysis and evidence-based treatment.
- Discuss the key concepts, vocabulary, techniques and outcomes of the use of the basic principles behaviour analysis with at risk populations.
- Describe simple strategies for how behavior analysis can be implemented successfully in the treatment of addiction.
Students must complete an intake with recruitment team.
Throughout the year
Student will be assessed by daily attendance, assignments, and completion of in class activities.
To successfully complete this course, students must:
- Pass the final exam
- Attend a minimum of 80% of the scheduled classes
- Achieve a minimum overall score of 50%
Student Progression And Reporting
Assignments, participation, attendance and exams.