Measurement and Experimental Design in Behavioral Autism

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Course No: PSYC.5650-031; SIS Class Nbr: 11363

Course Description

This course provides advanced coverage of measurement methods used in behavioral intervention. It also offers in-depth coverage of the within-subject experimental designs commonly used in behavioral research and practice. Component analysis and parametric analysis methods, and ethical considerations in research, are also covered.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: PSYC.5610 Pre or Co-req
  • Special Notes:
  • Section Notes: P: or C: PSYC.5610
  • Credits: 3;
  • Instructor: Peter Girolami
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Fall 2016: Sep 01 to Dec 03
  • Chat Hours: Wed 8:30-9:30pm*
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1710
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers, and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended. Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the scheduled times.

Related Programs: M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Autism Studies Option, Behavioral Intervention in Autism: BCBA Coursework Preparation Certificate

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