Slides in this set
Behaviour is determined by the
environment i.e. it is learned
There is an environmental stimulus
that causes a behavioural response.
They focus on observable behaviour
that can be objectively measured using
scientific methods…read more
Food (unconditioned Stimulus UCS) Salivation (Unconditioned
Buzzer (neutral stimulus US) Response UCR)
During Conditioning No response
Salivation (Conditioned Response
Buzzer (Conditioned Stimulus Salivation (Conditioned Response
CS) CR)…read more
Little Albert (Watson & Raynor)
An 11 month old child `Little Albert' showed no
fear of the stimulus of a white rat.
However, he did show a fear of
a hammer hitting a metal bar.
The experimenters made a loud noise in his ear and
at the same time
presented the rat.
Albert developed a fear of rats.…read more