describe working memory model

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  • The model provides a detailed understanding of short-term memory.
  • The model starts with the central executive which directs attention to the other resources.
  • The central executive has a very limited capacity.
  • Information arrives in the central executive from the senses such as hearing sight and touch.
  • There is a two-way flow of information between the central executive and other processes with all of the systems interlinked.
  • The central executive can divert information to the episodic buffer.
  • The episodic buffer is a general store that holds information from the other stores, it has a…


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