PSY 390 Week 2 Individual Operant Conditioning Paper


Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you examine the theory of operant conditioning. In your examination, 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

Format according to APA standards.