Course ObjectiveThe course aims to give students an overview of memory at the cognitive
and neurophysiological level, and to give students the background to
interpret memory disorders in patients with brain damage.
Course ContentThe course focuses on various approaches in the study of human memory
and memory disorders. We will discuss different memry systems,
retrieval, forgetting, eyewitness testimony, memory in childhood and
aging and the brain substrate of memory. We will also discuss memory
loss after local brain damage.
Teaching MethodsLectures and workshops with memory tests and oral presentations.
Method of AssessmentExam, presentation and research proposal.
Literature"Memory" by Baddeley, Eysenck and Anderson (2015), 2nd edition. ISBN
Additional papers on canvas
Additional InformationThis course is taught every two years. Not in 2017-18, but it will be
taught in 2018-19.
|Language of Tuition||English|
|Faculty||Fac. of Behavioural and Movement Science|
|Course Coordinator||dr. R.J. Godijn|
|Examiner||dr. R.J. Godijn|
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