Year 9 Topic: Memory

FILTER: What do I need to know?


The Flow of Memory
  • Encoding
  • Storage
  • Retrieval
Types of LTM
  • Episodic
  • Semantic
  • Procedural
Reconstructive Memory
  • War of the Ghosts study (Bartlett)
  • Effort after meaning definition
Multi-store Model
  • How memory works according to MSM.
  • Rehearsal study (Peterson & Peterson)
  • Serial Position Effect (Murdock)
  • Evaluation of the theory

False Memories & Forgetting

  • Two lists study (Underwood and Postman)
  • Underwater/shore study (Godden & Baddeley)
Childhood Memories
  • How memories can be planted

LEARN & TEST: Homework & Exam Questions