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The Science of Psychology
The Biological Perspective
Sensation & Perception
Motivation and Emotion
Testing and Intelligence
Treatment of Psychological Disorders
2013-14 Example Starters
When I was a kid...
In the future...
At a concert...
In a world...
If you were raised by wolves...
At a restaurant...
Basically I got in trouble because...
One does not simply...
If you were alone in the world...
When the zombies come...
When you're driving...
When I have kids...
We could test this out...
If we didn't have this...
In a rap battle...
I could use my knowledge of this to predict that...
While studying for my test...
_______ is related to _______ because...
When you are playing call of duty...
Biology, natural selection, and adaptation
Heightened human abilities
The Ninja and His Nemesis
Nature v Nurture
Gina and Tina: Separated Twins
A type of reinforcement schedule by which some, but not all, correct responses are reinforced; also called partial reinforcement.
In Your Own Words
Not being given a reinforcement for every time a correct response is given but only when it is given at certain times or a certain amount of times.
Being reinforced with a reward for a correct response only some of the time.
Reinforcing some correct responses not all.
Intermittent reinforcement resists extinction because reinforcement is not expected for every correct response.
Behavior may be sustained over long periods of time without constant reinforcement.
A bird being in a
, it is only given a positive reinforcement when it give's a certain amount of pecks instead of it being given a positive reinforcement every peck.
Every fifth consecutive time you land the double axle you get 3 cookies.
The number of times a student performs the target behavior will determine when she will receive the reinforcer.
A student will be reinforced after she turns in homework assignments about every ten times.
When all of the students turn in their homework, and the teacher rewards the class every 5th time this occurs.
Giving your dog a treat occasionally when they listen to a demand, that way they continue reacting to it.
"Human beings are creatures of hope and not genetically designed to resign themselves." - B.F. Skinner
About Behaviorism- B.F. Skinner (it's a book)
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