Psychology

For this assignment, you will provide a long answer essay response to  each of the questions below. For each question, you are encouraged to  use the peer-reviewed resources provided throughout the units to support  your responses. Please do not copy and paste the whole question into  the document. Rather, provide the question number (1-4) and a brief  heading that correlates with each section of the grading rubric. (Example: 1. Seven Dimensions)

  1. Choose one of the articles provided below. Use the Baer, Wolf and  Risley (1968) article to provide a discussion for each of the seven  dimensions.

Summarize the article in 1 to 2 paragraphs. Include a brief  description of the research question(s), the method, setting, and  subjects, the research design, and a summary of the results.

Discuss each dimension in 1 to 2 paragraphs and provide specific  details from the study you chose in support of each dimension. (3-4  pages total)

  1. Read the Case Study. Provide the following information based on the information provided: (4-6 pages)
  • Operational definition of the behaviors.
  • Determine what kind of data recording method(s) are most appropriate for each behavior w/rationale explaining your decisions?
  • Create a hypothetical set of data for each behavior identified in  the case, providing your data collection using the following forms:
    1. Duration Recording Sheet
    2. Frequency Recording Sheet
    3. Interval Data Recording Sheet
    4. Latency Recording Sheet
  • Graph the behaviors using a simple line graph, making sure to use  proper ABA graphing conventions, and providing a figure caption.
  • Discuss how you would account for reliability and validity in your measurement procedures.

Instructions:

  • Be at least 8-10 pages in length
  • Follow assignment directions (review grading rubric for best results).
  • Use correct APA formatting per the APA Publication Manual, 7th Edition.
    • Title Page
    • Use proper headings for each question
    • Citations
    • Figures
    • Reference Page
  • Demonstrate college-level communication through the composition of original materials in Standard English.
  • Be written in Standard English and be clear, specific, and error-free. If needed, be sure to use Writing Resources for help.

Submitting your Assignment

Save your Word document in a location that you will remember with  your full name and the class number. When you are ready, submit it to  the unit Dropbox labeled Assignment.