Behavior modification is a therapeutic approach designed to change a particular undesirable negative behavior.

The outcome of this course

  • After completing this course, the student will be able to use behaviour modification techniques in their personal and professional life to make a change in behaviour.

Course Learning Outcomes:

CO1 Understand the theoretical frameworks that explain learning and memory.

CO2 Apply the theories of learning and memory to explain daily life experiences and develop skills to help individuals to modify behavior.

CO3 Create/motivate/persuade individuals/groups for the positive individual, social/ community/ organizational development.

CO4 Evaluate physiological basis of emotion.

CO5 Apply stress management and train effective coping strategies.

CO6 Create and enhance achievement motivation and performance.

CO7 Evaluate motivation, stress, coping, memory and emotion using scientific methods.

Understand the role of psychology of health

Understand and critically evaluate theories of personality

Course Learning Outcomes:

CO1 Understand ethical ways to collect data from individual/ group or community for research purpose.

CO2 Understand the principles of doing minor research, designing studies and writing reports in psychology.

CO3 Understand qualitative and quantitative methods in psychological studies.

CO4 Create hypotheses, evaluate the genuinity of hypotheses and test the tenability of hypotheses.

CO5 Create a research proposal.

CO6 Create research tools in psychology.

CO7 Analyze and collect data for research using quantitative and qualitative methods.

CO8 Understand data analysis using computer programmes.

CO9 Apply ethical standards in psychological research.