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Psychology: Memory and Cognition
This second free course continues the introduction to Psychology. This free learning course approaches the topic from a ‘cognitive’ angle.
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After completing this course you will gain a good understanding of various aspects of visual perception, including depth perception, psychological factors that affect visual perception and many other concepts. You will learn all about visual illusions.
|Enhancing retrieval and memory|
|Memory revision crossword|
|Sensory, short term and long term memory|
|Theories on forgetting|
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|Course Title||Psychology: Memory and Cognition|
|Content Origin||Australian School Curriculum|
|Course Description|| This second free course continues the introduction to Psychology. This free learning course approaches the topic from a ‘cognitive’ angle. This perspective likens the mind to an information-processing computer and uses the computer metaphor to examine complex human functions such as visual perception and memory. This online course is suitable for revising, exam preparation, and for those who often wondered how humans engage in complex mental functions!
|Release Date||11 February 2013|
|Course Duration (Avg Learner)||3-4 Hours|
|Age appropriateness||16+ Years|
|Minimum Grade/Class Level||Higher High Secondary School|
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