Essay about Informal Learning Experience
Informal learning is an unorganized form of learning with no precise set of objectives; the learning is unintentional and is perceived from surroundings and interactions. In the context of the essay, the fear of the …show more content…
If we talk about reinforcement in this regard, it would be a negative reinforcement because I had known about the potential danger from dark streets but reinforcement was needed and was brought by the mugging experience and it involved the removal of me going to dark and vacant places.The schedule of reinforcement can be partial because cautious behavior from darkness has been learnt.
The cognitive-social theory suggests that when I saw the stranger being mugged I perceived the potential dangers of darkness and became scared. I kept thinking of the further consequences of not just being mugged but being injured also.
Therefore, I have learnt to be cautious and careful around darkness because of the unknown dangers. Initially when I had experienced the mugging scene