1.6.1 Behaviourism 2: Bandura and Social Learning Theory

Welcome to chapter 6 of the 'Approaches to Education' module. In this chapter, we will continue our exploration of Behaviourist theory. Here, we will discuss Albert Bandura's social learning theory.    

Goals for this section

  • To understand Bandura's social learning theory and how it applies to education. 

Objectives for this section

  • To be able to explain how Bandura's social learning theory works.
  • To be able to identify ways in which the theory applies in actual teaching practice.
  • To consider ways that Bandura's ideas can be implemented into personal practice.

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