Cognitive Assumptions and Theory.

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Information Processing:

  • The brain is an information processor.
  • 5 key mental processes work together to make sense of the world.
  • These are attention, perception, memory, language and thinking.
  • Mental processes work together in a split second.

Computer Analogy:

  • The mind is like compared to a computer.
  • The mind inputs information, then encodes and stores it, before outputing it in the form of decisions/speech/writing.
  • Mind is also prone to




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