20-21 conditioning and learning

20-21 Conditioning and Learning
Download Document
Showing pages : 1 - 2 of 4
This preview has blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version! View Full Document
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: 10/25/2012 1 Psychology 101 Intro Bio Cog Psych University of British Columbia Dr. Michael Souza Lectures 20-21 (26 & 29 Oct 2012) Classical and operant conditioning Observational learning Learning objectives To understand the process of classical conditioning and to link that to various forms of real-world learning To appreciate how and why operant conditioning is a powerful way to shape the behavior of others To explore the role of observational learning and to uncover a potential biological basis for this ability 2 Picture: From Schacters Psychology (2nded) The basics of learning Associative learning Stimuli and valences Evolutionary significance of learning? 3 Picture: From Schacters Psychology (2nded) Overview of some major forms of learning Classical conditioning Neutral stimulus gains significance Operant conditioning Shaping an individuals behavior Observational learning Monkey see, monkey do 4 Picture: From Schacters Psychology (2nded) ...
View Full Document