Nov 8 - Consciousness

Nov 8- - Tuesday November 8 2011 Consciousness Circadian Rhythms Consciousness Sleep Stages Next Time Dreams Scan p 204 211 What are the daily

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Tuesday, November 8, 2011 Consciousness Circadian Rhythms Consciousness Sleep Stages Next Time: Dreams Scan: p. 204 – 211 What are the daily rhythms affecting humans? What is consciousness? What happens when we sleep? THE MARMOSET HAS A SINGLE LARGE EYE LOCATED 60 MM FROM THE NOSE. WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING DEPTH CUES WOULD BE UNAVAILABLE TO THE MARMOSET? a. Overlap b. Linear perspective c. Retinal disparity d. Relative size e. Texture gradient Retinal disparity requires 2 eyes. Cannot use binocular cue if an organism does not have 2 eyes. Monocular cues – 1 eye. Automatic processing vs. Controlled Processing behaviour well learned not in awareness behaviour poorly learned aware A BIRD IN THE THE BUSH The Stroop Effect Circadian Rhythms 1
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Tuesday, November 8, 2011 Daily cycles o Blood pressure o Body temperature o Chemical concentrations 25-hour “clock” o Our natural clock Peak levels in late afternoon (best time for physical tasks) Suprachiasmatic nucleus
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This note was uploaded on 01/19/2012 for the course PSYCH 1000 taught by Professor Atkinson during the Fall '09 term at UWO.

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Nov 8- - Tuesday November 8 2011 Consciousness Circadian Rhythms Consciousness Sleep Stages Next Time Dreams Scan p 204 211 What are the daily

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