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Psychology: Memory and Cognition


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Course Features

Video

Low

Audio

Low

Animation

Medium

Equivalent to FETAC

Level 5

Equivalent to QCF (UK)

Level 3

Language

EN

Publisher

XSIQ

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Modules in Psychology: Memory and Cognition

Visual perception

This course covers topics in visual perception such as how light is focused on the retina, factors that affect visual perception, depth perception, and monocular and binocular depth perception.

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Visual Illusions

This course covers topics related to visual illusion such as the Muller-Lyer illusion, the Moon illusion, and the Ames room.

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Enhancing retrieval and memory

This course covers topics associated with memory such as mnemonics, acronyms, acrostics, narrative chaining, and the peg word method.

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Memory

This course covers aspects of memory such as encoding, storage, and retrieval, and how to measure retention.

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Memory revision crossword

This course is an interactive game to revise the topic of memory .

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Sensory, short term and long term memory

This course covers topics in memory such as sensory, short-term and long-term memory, the semantic netwrok theory, the serial position effect, and maintenance and elaborative rehearsal.

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Theories on forgetting

This course covers topics associated with forgetting such as Ebbinghaus and the Forgetting curve, amnesia and Alzheimer's disease.

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Comments & Reviews

  • Lee Argent United Kingdom good interesting course 2014-04-02 14:04:42
  • JOYCE KUMARI India Course Module: Visual perception Course Topic: Monocular depth cues Comment: The course content is great, Thank you Alison! I have already referred you to many so they could be benefited too.. 2013-06-15 08:06:00
  • Amy Smith United States of America Course Module: Enhancing retrieval and memory
    Course Topic: Memory: acrostics
    Comment: Acrostics -phrases rhymes or poems 2012-12-07 13:12:19
  • Kam Pau United States of America Course Module: Enhancing retrieval and memory
    Course Topic: Mnemonic devices which use imagery, rehearsal or association
    Comment: Psychology - Mnemonic devices which use imagery, rehearsal or association Mnemonic devices which use imagery, rehearsal or association A - any strategy or technique used to enhance memory. There are many techniques used to enhance memory; however, the most effective ones are those which use imagery, rehearsal or association. 2012-12-01 05:12:25
  • STEVEN KENNEDY United States of America Course Module: Sensory, short term and long term memory
    Course Topic: Memory: the semantic network theory
    Comment: let see how smart I am 2012-11-13 23:11:45
  • Amy Smith United States of America Course Module: Visual perception
    Course Topic: Binocular depth cue
    Comment: Retinal disparity (bonocular) is a primary depth cue-provides distance/stereoscopic; Convergence-primary cue- binocular depth cue- both retinas have same image; Accomodation-shape of eye changes for close-up or far-away depth 2012-11-06 15:11:53
  • C Rivera Gonzalez United States of America Course Module: Assessment
    Course Topic: Memory and Cognition Assessment
    Comment: This was a tough memory game for me! 2012-04-06 01:04:14
  • Paul Remski United States of America My comprehension of this reading material is augmented by MS Narrator. Very tired Comp is close to nihl. 2011-12-21 22:12:04
  • Miguel Barraza United States of America Nice!Sweet! 2011-05-23 21:05:13
  • Ogunsakin Oluwasegun Dare Nigeria the course is very good and it has help in my programm at the university. THANKS ALISON. I Love you all 2011-03-15 10:03:20
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Psychology: Memory and Cognition

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