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Heart Rate E.g. 2 9 Surprise Exam Please take out a piece of paper and a pencil This quiz will be worth 10% of your final grade
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3 Chapter Outline Classical Conditioning Classical Conditioning in Real Life Operant Conditioning Principles of Operant Conditioning Operant Conditioning in Real Life
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Basics of Learning Learning: A relatively permanent change in behaviour (or behavioural potential) due to experience. Behaviourism: Approach that emphasizes the study of observable behaviour and the role of the environment as a determinant of behaviour; no reference to “thinking” or “the mind”. Conditioning: Basic kind of learning that involves associations between environmental stimuli and the organism’s responses. 4
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Basics of Learning Learning: likely one of the first behaviours to evolve important for our survival 5
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Classical Conditioning Pavlov’s works with salivation in dogs led to discovery of
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