When people hear about “Learning Theory” they might tend to think it is just about going to school and getting an education.

  • As a student of Psychology, and based on what you have learned in this week’s readings and resources, how would you now explain what is meant by Learning Theory to your friends and family?
  • Choose a learning theorist who made a landmark contribution to the field.  Support your explanation of Learning Theory with a discussion of the theory put forth by your chosen theorist.  Include three (3) key contributions made by this theorist in your discussion.
  • Explain why you agree or disagree with their theory.  Discuss any limitations associated with the theory.
  • Discuss one (1) practical application of this theory to real-world situations.