Catalogue 2012 - 2013

PSY 507 Theoretical Foundations

Credits

3 cr.

Course Description

This course will provide students with a comprehensive review of the theoretical foundations of radical behaviorism and the history of behaviorism in psychology. The primary focus will be to outline the fundamental underpinnings of science of the individual. Students will be exposed to Skinner's theoretical writings, which will be compared and contrasted with contemporary conceptualizations of complex human behavior.