Experimental Psychology (PSY402) Assignment No. 02
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Due Date: January 17 , 2020
Assignment Objectives:
Upon completing the assignment, students will be able to:
• Comprehend the memory models.
• Analyze the memory models and their differences.
Dear Students,
Marks: 20
This assignment is based on the memory models. There are different models proposed in the history to describe the function of human memory. Your task is to comprehend the two main models addressed in chapter 10. In order to complete the assignment, answer the following two questions related to the memory models.
Explain both of the models ‘Atkinson-Shiffrin memory model’ and ‘Baddeley’s model of working memory’ briefly. (2.5 +2.5=5)
Address three main differences between these two models (5+5+5= 15).
Marking Scheme:
Brief explanation of models = (2.5 +2.5=5) Differences between models = (5+5+5= 15)
Note:
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Important Instructions:
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• Make sure that you upload the solution file before the due date. No assignment will be accepted through e-mail once the solution has been uploaded by the instructor.
Formatting guidelines:
• Use the font style “Times New Roman”/ “Arial” and font size “12”.
• It is advised to compose your document in MS-Word 2003.
• Use black and blue font colors only.
Solution guidelines:
• Every student will work individually and has to write in the form of an analytical assignment.
• Give the answer according to question.
• For acquiring the relevant knowledge don’t rely only on handouts but watch the
video lectures and use other reference books also.
Rules for Marking
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• It has been submitted after due date
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