Human Behavior - Introduction to Advanced Processes
Study the human behavior from advanced cognitive processes of learning, memory, and language in this free online course.
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Human Behavior - Introduction to Advanced Processes is a free online course that will give you insight into the science of human behavior and some advanced cognitive processes. This course will help you understand vital elements and mechanisms of the human behavioral system. First, you will learn about the fundamental principles of learning and the various types of learning in determining the science of human behavior.
Then, you will study the forms of classical conditioning and some exceptions to the rules of classical conditioning. You will also discuss the forms of associative learning, operant learning, and observational learning. Next, you will discuss the processes and models of human memory and Ebbinghaus' research findings on human memory. You will also study the types of memory as well as the concepts of memory distortion and memory construction. Finally, you will discuss the development of language, types of thought processes, and problem-solving strategies.
This free online course will enable you to explore the processes of human behavior, factors affecting human learning and memory, and the mechanisms of various human behavioral patterns. This course will be of immense interest to students, researchers, health professionals, psychologists, and anyone with an interest in understanding human interactions. Register for this course today and improve your knowledge of human cognitive processes.Start Course Now
Advanced Psychological Processes - Learning and Conditioning
Learning and Conditioning - Learning Outcomes
Introduction to Learning and Conditioning
Forms of Associative Learning
Learning and Conditioning - Lesson Summary
Advanced Psychological Processes - Memory
Memory - Learning Outcomes
Introduction to the Human Memory
Types of Human Memory
Memory - Lesson Summary
Advanced Psychological Processes - Language and Thought
Language and Thought - Learning Outcomes
Introduction to Language and Thought
Language and Thought - Lesson Summary
Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to:
- Explain the basic principles of classical conditioning
- Analyze the use of reinforcements and punishments in operant conditioning
- Summarize the basic principles of observational learning
- Evaluate the research findings of Hermann Ebbinghaus from his experimental study of memory
- Analyze the various types of human memory
- Distinguish between memory distortion and memory construction
- Identify the factors affecting the accuracy of eyewitness testimonies
- Discuss the development of language
- Distinguish the types of thought processes
- Indicate various problem-solving strategies
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