Class Notes (835,304)
Canada (509,083)
Psychology (2,787)
PS260 (110)
Lecture

Chapter 5 Part 1- The Acquisition of Memories and the Working-Memory System.docx

3 Pages
34 Views
Unlock Document

Department
Psychology
Course
PS260
Professor
Carolyn Ensley
Semester
Fall

Description
Class 4 Lecture 8 Chapter 5The Acquisition of Memories and the WorkingMemory SystemOrganizing and MemorizingMnemonics are strategies used to improve memory by providing an organizational frameworkThe downside is not finding a richer understanding of the material by relating it to things already known o It is not good to rely on mnemonics unless it is fact basedPegword systems items are hung on a system of already well known pegs o One is a bun two is a shoeFirstletter mnemonics o Roy G Bivthe memorization for the Rainbow ROYGBIV o King Phillip Crossed the Ocean to Find G
More Less

Related notes for PS260

Log In


OR

Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


OR

By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.


Submit