Capacity, Duration, Encoding

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  • Created by: z_mills1
  • Created on: 24-04-14 13:55
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  • Memory
    • LTM
      • Duration
        • almost a lifetime
      • Capacity
        • not possible to quantify - potentially unlimited
      • Encoding
        • Semantic - information is represented by meaning
    • STM
      • Duration
        • 18-30 seconds
      • Capacity
        • 7+/-2 items of information
      • Encoding
        • Acoustic - information represented as sounds/visual

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