The multi-store model

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The Multi store model -


(Attkinson and Shiffrin), The sensory store, STM and LTM.


Sensory store: To do with senses, if you pay attention to info that comes in here then it will go into your STM, if not it will decay or be replaced.

STM: info will appear here if payed attention to in the sensory store, If info is rehearsed it will transfer into LTM but if its ignored it will be forgotten and it can also be replaced. 

LTM: if info in STM is rehearsed it will appear here,  the more it is rehearsed the better and longer lasting the memory will be.

Research: Sperling concluded that info decays rapidly in sensory store. Glanzer and…


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