|CPDT-KSA Knowledge:||5.00||CBCC-KSA Knowledge:||10.00|
|CPDT-KSA Skills:||0.00||CBCC-KSA Skills:||0.00|
* Courses approved for CBCC-KA CEUs may be applied to a CPDT-KA recertification. Courses approved for CPDT-KA may not be applied to a CBCC-KA recertification.
This course introduces the student to the discipline of behaviorology, the completely independent and comprehensive natural science of behavior, including its philosophical underpinnings (radical behaviorism), and relates it to other disciplines, fields and approaches, including behavior analysis, psychology, ethology and the medical model approach. Definition and history of behaviorology Philosophy of natural science Radical behaviorism Modes of causation Evolutions via selection by consequences (biological evolution, repertoire evolution, cultural evolution) Psychology Behavior analysis Ethology Medical model approach Verbal behavior of natural scientists Behaviorology as comprehensive discipline
Sponsor:Companion Animal Sciences Institute
Contact: James O'Heare