Dog Behavior: Problems and Solutions - Arizona State University

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  • Kurs
  • Online
  • Dauer:
    3 Weeks
  • Wann:
    Freie Auswahl
Beschreibung

Learn the science behind a dog’s behavior and how to critically evaluate different techniques of dog training.With this course you earn while you learn, you gain recognized qualifications, job specific skills and knowledge and this helps you stand out in the job market.

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Voraussetzungen: Secondary School Biology

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Beginn Lage
Freie Auswahl
Online

Was lernen Sie in diesem Kurs?

Dog
Veterinary
Biology
Veterinary science
Dog Behavior

Themenkreis

Oddly enough, the contribution of behavioral science to helping people deal with dog behavioral problems and train dogs has only been modest. In this course, we will explore modern approaches to dog behavioral problems and training that incorporate the latest findings from behavioral science. We will cover the use of behavioral functional analysis to: uncover the causes of undesired behavior explore just what it is about humans that dogs find reinforcing critically evaluate different approaches to dog training survey the use of temperament tests to assess the suitability of dogs for different roles This course is part of the Dog Behavior and Cognition XSeries. This course is approved for CEUs by the following organizations: Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers (CCPDT) Students who pass will receive a certificate for a total of 6 CEUs for behavior consultants. Additional CEUs are available by taking the remaining two courses in the series: Dog Origins (7 CEUs) and Dog Perception and Cognition (7.5 CEUs). International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants (IAABC) Students who pass will receive a certificate for a total of 5.375 CEUs. Additional CEUs are available by taking the remaining two courses in the series: Dog Origins (6.125 CEUs) and Dog Perception and Cognition (6.5 CEUs). Pet Professional Accreditation Board (PPAB) for Pet Professional Guild (PPG) Students who pass will receive a certificate for a total of 3.0 CEUs. Additional CEUs are available by taking the remaining two courses in the series: Dog Origins (3.5 CEUs) and Dog Perception and Cognition (3.5 CEUs).

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Teacher:Clive D.L. Wynne, PhD Clive is a Professor of Psychology at Arizona State University. He received his B.Sc. from University College London and his Ph.D. from Edinburgh University in 1983 and 1986 respectively.