Individual Assignment Operant Conditioning Paper
PSY 390 Week 3 Individual Assignment Operant Conditioning Paper
Prepare a 700 to 1,050-word paper in which you examine the theory of operant conditioning. In your examination, be sure to address the following items:
- Describe the theory of operant conditioning.
- Compare and contrast positive and negative reinforcement.
- Determine which form of reinforcement is the most effective. Explain your reasoning.
- Select a scenario in which you would apply operant conditioning to shape behavior.
- Create a reinforcement schedule for your selected behavior.