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Multi-store Model Recap
The model suggests memory consists of 5 separate stores.
The model suggests there is only one single, unitary store
for each type of memory (Sensory, STM & LTM).
The model suggests memory is an active process.
Encoding in STM is mainly acoustic, whereas in LTM it is
mainly visual.
Atkinson and Shiffrin proposed the model.
STM has unlimited capacity and duration.
Elaborative rehearsal involves repeating something over
and over again.…read more

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Learning Outcomes
By the end of this lesson you should be
able to:
· describe the `Working Memory Model' as
an alternative to the MSM
· compare and contrast the WM and the
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Working Memory Model
Baddeley and Hitch (1974)…read more

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Baddeley and Hitch (1974)
Working Memory (STM) is.......
"that bit of memory you are USING when you
are WORKING on something."
21 + 12 + 52 =…read more

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Working memory model (WMM)…read more

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Components of WMM
Central executive Episodic Buffer
·No storage capacity ·Added recently (2000) as
·Allocates resources model needed a `general
(`slave systems') to tasks store'
·Data comes from LTM ·Evidenced by amnesiacs
and the senses. who can remember text
read despite no LTM…read more

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