Program Learning Outcomes

This Seneca program has been validated by the Credential Validation Service as an Ontario College Credential as required by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities.

As a graduate, you will be prepared to reliably demonstrate the ability to:

  • Implement effective intervention strategies based on the science of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) in order to increase desired behaviours and teach new skills.
  • Implement effective behaviour analytic interventions to decrease maladaptive behaviours.
  • Integrate background information and knowledge of special populations into therapeutic practice, using a behaviour analytic approach.
  • Communicate with various stakeholders the behaviour analytic principles, processes, and concepts central to the interventions being provided in order to enhance quality of service.
  • Compile observations in the field that are behavioural, objective, accurate, parsimonious, and organized for further analysis.
  • Record measurements of behaviour intended for analysis in accordance with the Behavior Analyst Certification Board’s Guidelines for Responsible Conduct.
  • Apply systems thinking to behavioural processes related to socially significant behaviour change, client quality of life, and long-term planning.
  • Discuss federal, provincial, and professional policies and regulations associated with the ethical practice of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) among various populations or service sectors.