StudentsFall08_Psy1.1_Notes_Memory

StudentsFall08_Psy1. - Gray Psychology Fifth Edition Ch 9 pp 303-311 315-317 319-326 329-336 I Information-Processing Model of the Mind The Modal

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I. Information-Processing Model of the Mind The Modal Model Memory Stores Control Processes Sensory Memory Working Memory Long-Term Memory Attention Encoding Retrieval (Short-Term Memory) - Brief trace of sensory input - Separate for each sensory system - Active workplace of the mind - Small capacity & short duration - Place of constant Flow of info from Sensory and LTM - A passive store of long duration and large capacity - represents a person’s knowledge - Restricts flow of info from Sensory to WM - Controls flow of info from WM to LTM - Controls flow of info from LTM to WM Gray: Psychology, Fifth Edition Ch. 9: pp. 303-311, 315-317, 319-326, 329-336.
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II. Attention Focused Attention Shifting Attention Unconscious Process Brain Mechanisms - Cocktail-Party Phenomenon - Shadowing -Simons & Chabris experiment - Echoic memory -Role of conscious & preattentive process in shifting attention - Iconic memory - Sperling experiment - Video game study on expanding attentional capacity Selective Listening Selective Viewing Auditory Visual Effects of Practice Preattentive Processing [not covered] [not covered]
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III. Working Memory
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This note was uploaded on 10/15/2010 for the course PSYCH PSYCH1 taught by Professor Johnson during the Fall '09 term at CUNY Brooklyn.

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StudentsFall08_Psy1. - Gray Psychology Fifth Edition Ch 9 pp 303-311 315-317 319-326 329-336 I Information-Processing Model of the Mind The Modal

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