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Lecture 8

PSYC 1001 Lecture 8: DETAILED PDF LEC NOTES - CARLETON UNI - ROBIN LANGERAK
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Department
Psychology
Course
PSYC 1001
Professor
Robin Langerak
Semester
Winter

Description
Lecture 8 Psychology PSYC 1001B BIOLOGICAL BASIS OF BEHAVIOUR READING: CHAPTERS 3, 4, 5 PARTA VISION FROM THE RETINATO THE BRAIN BIOLOGICAL BASIS OF BEHAVIOUR Chapter 4 contains seven main sections 1. Psychophysics 2. The Visual System 3. Perceptual Processes 4. TheAuditory System 5. The Chemical Senses 6. The Somatosensory System 7. Other Senses General Learning Outcomes Explain how perception is a process by which information flows from PNS (peripheral nervous system) to CNS (central nervous system) Understand the details how light is transformed into sight Understand how the combination of sensory modalities lets us interact with the world around us Todays Learning Outcomes Define psychophysics and the study of perception Understand the pathway of light energy from eye to brain Explain how we detect features like edges colour WHAT IS PERCEPTION? The transfer of information between CNS and PNS
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