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Don’t become a mere recorder of facts, but try to penetrate the mystery of their origin.

—Ivan Pavlov

In this learning pathway we will explore… As you make your way through this learning pathway, …

objectives

Objectives

By the end of this learning pathway you should be able to:

  • Explain how learned behaviours are different from instincts and reflexes
  • Define learning
  • Recognize and define three basic forms of learning: classical conditioning, operant conditioning, and observational learning
  • Explain how classical conditioning occurs
  • Summarize the processes of acquisition, extinction, spontaneous recovery, generalization, and discrimination