L7 Memory - I.TimeFramesofMemory A.SensoryRegister...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–4. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
I. Time Frames of Memory A. Sensory Register  B. Short Term Memory   C. Long Term Memory.   II. The Encoding Process = moving info from Short  to Long term III. Forgetting = failure to retrieve   IV. The reconstructive nature of memory V. Miscellaneous
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
  I. Time Frames of Memory - storage and retrieval of information info-processing perspective- people actively participate in  the assimilation of their experiences 1.  encoding /translating incoming info -perceiving info, then categorizing it in a meaningful way 2.  storage  of encoded info over time 3.  retrieval A.  Sensory Register  (Sperling, 1960) (afterimage that  stays a few seconds or less) Tachistoscope-  flash images for 1/100ths of a  second  Iconic memory-  visual Echoic memory-  auditory Eidetic Imagery-  photographic memory B.  Short Term Memory  (Less than 1 minute) - workbench of memory, stays there for a short time, goal is  to move things into long-term memory - purpose is to hold a sentence
Background image of page 2
-  most is held in acoustic form, according to how it sounds,  looks like, or means *Serial Position Effect - when information is  presented in a series, the location in a series determines  how well it is remembered 
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 4
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 11/06/2011 for the course PSY 110 taught by Professor Winters during the Fall '08 term at University of Miami.

Page1 / 10

L7 Memory - I.TimeFramesofMemory A.SensoryRegister...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 4. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online