Schedule of Reinforcement

Cite this article as: Praveen Shrestha, “Schedule of Reinforcement,” in Psychestudy, November 17, 2017, The arrangements of reinforcement delivery are vital in the learning process that involves reinforcement techniques. Such arrangements of reinforcements are termed as Schedule of Reinforcement. Schedule of reinforcement is a tactic used in operant conditioning that is critical in manipulating behavior. The major objective of this fundamental concept of operant conditioning is to try and decide how and when a desired behavior occurs. The rate of any behavior occurring repeatedly is increased by the use of reinforcers, and decreased through the use of punishments. Removal of stimulus … Continue reading Schedule of Reinforcement