Unformatted text preview: Changes with age Noise and loss of hearing, temporary hearing loss, TTS, permanent hearing loss Noise exposure limits Engineering and administrative controls Methods for handling noise problems Worker compliance with use of protective devices Chapter 6 and related lectures Concept of person as a limited information processor Human factor guidelines for supporting perception Short term sensory store, working memory, long term memory, procedural and declarative memory, episodic and semantic memory, prospective memory, source monitoring Codes in memory, chunks, auditory and visual codes in memory Mental models Remembering emergency skills (such as CPR) Attention and time-sharing Selective attention. Influenced by – salience, effort, expectancy, and value Divided attention. Influenced by - resource demand, structure, similarity, and task management (resource allocation) Situation Awareness Changes with age...
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- Winter '07
- Psychology, Human Factors Psychology