​​Memory
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http://www.madure.org-a.googlepages.com/memorydevelopment
Sensation and Perception
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Study guide: Perception covers pages 128-138 in the textbook, "Psychology". QUIZ over this material - scheduled for Thursday, Oct.01

We will be watching these videos as a supplement to our reading and discussion. Human Body : Pushing The Limits - Sight

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tk0acPRM92Q&feature=PlayList&p=FBD2A605B22A6AC4&index=10
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iblcL1MyGyE&feature=PlayList&p=FBD2A605B22A6AC4&index=11
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=salxfaJCjuI&feature=PlayList&p=FBD2A605B22A6AC4&index=12
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1sayrYYk7gA&feature=PlayList&p=FBD2A605B22A6AC4&index=7


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Additional video (How Vision Works) available at: http://videos.howstuffworks.com/discovery/30912-how-vision-works-spotting-danger-video.htm

Visual Illusions:
http://www.eyetricks.com/illusions.htm


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Writing Assignment (homework)
One page - Typed and Single-spaced - Due Monday, October 5th
Explain (using examples) the ways in which memory, our sense of sight, and our perception are inter-related.
Turn in paper using "turnitin.com" -class #2909604 password is psych2009

Attention

Moon-walking bear video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2pK0BQ9CUHk

Great website containing various topics regarding attention: http://www.spring.org.uk/2009/05/attention-how-it-works-how-it-fails-and-how-to-improve-it.php
Video about how attention shapes our lives:
http://fora.tv/2009/04/30/Mastering_Attention_to_Transform_Experience#fullprogram