Compare and contrast the psychological “camps” of behaviorism
and. cognitivism based on scholarly materials including the required
resources for this week.
Analyze how each learning theory applies to real-life situations, and provide two examples for each.
Behaviorism example – Every time the chickens get on the
porch, they are sprayed with water. After time, the chickens learn not
to be on the porch.
Demonstrate your further understanding of these theoretical
perspectives by including implications to learning posed by each theory.
Based on the evidence presented in this week’s resources, what
are the major strengths and weaknesses of each theory in relation to how
we learn? In your comparison, do you see where one type of training
might work better than the other based on situations (e.g., differing
age groups, differing learning abilities, or differing skill
Apply basic research methods to your comparison by providing
empirically based research findings or other reliable examples to
support your statements.
Be sure to cite all your references in APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.