Textbook Notes (368,566)
Canada (161,966)
Psychology (2,981)
PSY100H1 (1,831)
Chapter

Cognition.docx

10 Pages
98 Views
Unlock Document

Department
Psychology
Course
PSY100H1
Professor
Dax Urbszat
Semester
Winter

Description
CognitionEncodingoInvolves forming a memory code Usually requires attentionForming a memory code for learning a wordBy emphasizing on how it sounds like looks like or by what it means StorageoInvolves maintaining encoded information in memory over time RetrievaloInvolves recovering information from memory stores EncodingGettinginformationintoMemoryGenerally need to pay attention if you intend to remember information AttentionoInvolves focusing awareness on a narrowed range of stimuli or events oLike a filter that allows some information to be passed into our conscious awareness Selective attention is critical to everyday functioning oIf attention was distributed equally to all stimulus inputsLIFE WOULD BE A CHAOS People have difficulty to focus their attention on two or more inputs simultaneously
More Less

Related notes for PSY100H1

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