Jun 18, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

ABA 654 - Research Methods

3 Credit(s) | Lecture | Graded
Not repeatable for credit

This 3 credit advanced graduate course has been approved by the national Behavior Analyst Certification Board as addressing competencies in measurement and experimental design. With regard to measurement, students will learn how to define behavior in observable and measurable terms, select an appropriate measurement system based upon the dimension of behavior they are studying, consider the strengths and limitations of each measurement system, and calculate inter-observer reliability using a variety of methods. Students will also learn different ways to display data, interpret data, and arrange various experimental designs using single-subject methodology.

Course Note
ABA 654 meets Behavior Analyst Certification Board, Inc. TM requirements for the following: a. Experimental Design (20 of 20 hours.) b. Measurement (including Data Analysis) 25 of 25 hrs.)

Enrollment Requirements:
Pre-requisite = ABA certificate student

Department consent required for enrollment