In this webinar, you will learn about classical and operant conditioning, which are the tenets of Behaviorism, a frequently tested psychology theory and perspective. Classical and operant conditioning are often confused for one another in terms of terminology and methods, so join us as we go over the key similarities and differences
At a glance
Identify the type of conditioning relevant to a particular situation
Apply learning schedules to effect a behavioral outcome
Associative versus nonassociative learning
The two types of conditioning and the phases of conditioning
The different types of operant conditioning
The different types of learning schedules and how they affect acquisition and extinction
On the MCAT
Conditioning questions can get very wordy and convoluted. Make sure you break down the question bit by bit and look for keywords that can signal one type of conditioning over another
Conditioning appears on every test because it can easily be related to everyday human behavior
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