Chapter 3B - Chapter 33 Sensation and Perception Learning Objectives 1 of 2 Describe how we get information from the outside world into our brains

Chapter 3B - Chapter 33 Sensation and Perception Learning...

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2/2/2017 1 Chapter 3 3 Sensation and Perception Learning Objectives 1 of 2 Describe how we get information from the outside world into our brains.Describe the difference and absolute thresholds.Explain why some sensory information is ignored.Describe how light travels through the various parts of the eye.Explain how light information reaches the visual cortex.Compare and contrast two major theories of color vision, and explainhow color-deficient vision occurs.Explain the nature of sound, and describe how it travels through the various parts of the ear.Summarize three theories of how the brain processes information about pitch.Identify types of hearing impairment and treatment options for each. Learning Objectives 2 of 2 Describe how perceptual constancies and the Gestalt principles account for common perceptual experiences. Explain how we perceive depth using both monocular and binocular cues. Identify some common visual illusions and the factors that influence our perception of them.
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2/2/2017 2 Subjective Experience Getting Information
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