Animal Learning studies how animals acquire the various behaviors they display, essential for you to understand how to train and change a behavior. You should, preferably, take evolution, anatomy and physiology and ethology before animal learning.
Course level: Intermediate.
Content of the textbook and course
Chapter 1 Learning
Chapter 2 Signals.
Chapter 3 Discrimination, generalization, and stimulus control.
Chapter 4 Increasing and decreasing behavior.
Chapter 5 Reinforcement schedules.
Chapter 6 Advanced operant procedures.
Chapter 7 Plan of action.
Taking the course
Studying: Read the textbook (included in the course as a flipping-page online book).
One-on-one online tutoring: click “Contact Course Teacher” whenever you have any question.
Test: take the test when you feel ready for it. You may take a test as many times as you like. Once you’ve passed the test, you can print your duly signed and stamped course certificate.
Fee: 128 EUR. (Currency converter)