Behavior Analysis 3 - Experimental and Conceptual Behavior Analysis (PSYK2310)

Bachelor's course
For exchange students

This course gives you a more in-depth behaviour analytic understanding of human behaviour. It provides a more detailed look at the theoretical basis for using learning principles to solve different challenges.

  • Admission requirements

    You must have completed a course in behavior analysis and a course in applied behavior analysis.

  • How to apply

    International exchange students select courses when applying for exchange.

    The application deadline is 1 October.

  • Course description

    This course enables you to describe the correlation between applied, experimental, and conceptual behavior analysis and explain complex phenomena like memory and cognition within this framework.

    You will be able to debate the pros and cons of the behavior analytic approach and provide examples of its principles. 

    You will also be able to discuss the role of description, prediction, and control in behavior science and understand the considerations for developing a unit of analysis in this field.

    For more information about this course, take a look at the course description (

  • Exam

    The assessment consists of a portfolio examination of several tests during the course and an individual home exam.

    Grading scale: A-F.

  • Costs

    There is no semester fee for exchange students.

Questions about this course?

You can contact us by e-mail if you have questions about this course.

Student stories

Julia sitting in front of a graffiti art wall.
Oslo has the perfect mix of city and nature

“In Oslo you can go hiking in the woods during the day and go out partying in the evening, ” says Julia, an exchange student from Germany.