Knowledge Acquisition and Memory Development
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Too often, when we learn about memory development, we forget that this has a direct relationship to effectively learning. Knowledge is essentially a memory and how well we process information affects our performance at many levels. For this paper, you will be explaining some of the cognitive-based ideologies that explain how memory development works, how it is affected by outside variables, and strategies for improving one’s own information processing effectively. You will demonstrate an understanding of psychological research methods and skeptical inquiry by correctly utilizing support resources within your writing.
Discuss the following in your paper:
Memory Development [heading]
Effective Processing [sub-heading]
Attention and Perception [sub-heading]
Types of Knowledge [sub-heading]
Potential strategies. [content]
False Memory Development [sub-heading]
[List of references]
Example of formatting:
Rosser-Majors, M.L. (2017). Theories of learning: An exploration. San Diego, CA: Bridgepoint Education.
Turner, M. L., & Engle, R. W. (1989). Is working memory capacity task dependent? Journal of Memory and Language, 28, 127–154. doi:10.1016/0749-596X(89)90040-5