Learning Outcomes

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Differentiate between positive and negative in terms of learning theory
  • Differentiate between reinforcement and punishment in terms of learning theory
  • Argue the outdated theory that a firmer hand is required when training “tough” dogs
  • Illustrate the difference between an antecedent, a behaviour, and a consequence
  • Teach your dog to offer direct eye contact on cue in a low-distraction environment
  • Teach your dog to walk politely with you for 5-10 seconds in a low-distraction environment

Lessons in this Course: