Psychology 300: Learning & Adaptive Behavior

Fall, 2017 

Dr. Alliston Reid

MWF 9:30-10:20
Classroom: RMSC-233

Lab:  2:30-5:30 on Tuesdays
Lab is held in RMSC-225

Syllabus

Course schedule and assignments

Exam schedule

 Textbook Website

Please watch this area for announcements

Grades

WELCOME TO LEARNING & ADAPTIVE BEHAVIOR!

Supplementary material for class

New York Times Article 

Study Guides for Exam #1
 Exam #2
 Exam #3
Overview questions

Rescorla-Wagner trial-by-trial spreadsheet

Rescorla-Wagner learning curve

Daniel Wolpert’s
 TED Talk

Labs

Rat Experiment:

Your Excel data file for all rats and conditions

Your SPSS data file for all rats and conditions
Codebook that explains the contents of the SPSS file

Chaser study: Pilley & Reid (2011)

Background reading: Background

Reid, Nill, & Getz (2010)
Reid, Rapport, & Le (2013)
Reid, DeMarco, Smith, Fort, & Cousins (2013)
Fox, Reid, & Kyonka (2014)

Reid, Folks, & Hardy (2014)
Reid, Futch, Ball, Knight, & Tucker (2017)
Reid, Futch, Smith, Downs, Bidgood, & Zarubin (2017)

Sign tracking:
Patitucci, Nelson, Dwyer, & Honey (2016)
Davey & Cleland (1984)
Costa & Boakes (2009)

 



Experimental Design  Method

 

Use this Subjects & Apparatus
section in your research report