Course DescriptionAdvanced applications of the theory, principles processes, concepts, and terminology of applied behavior analysis (ABA), and the learning principles on which ABA is based within applied educational and clinical settings. In this course, students learn how to design and evaluate experimental interventions. Various methods used to collect, graph and interpret behavioral data will be discussed. Selection of intervention outcomes based on functional behavioral assessments are emphasized. Students learn to make recommendations to clients detailing all contingencies of targeted behavior change. Ethical considerations in the use of behavioral interventions will also be discussed.
Course OutlineIn this course, students learn how to design and evaluate experimental interventions within applied educational and clinical settings.