HideShow resource information
  • Created by: chloee74
  • Created on: 25-04-14 20:16

The Working Model of Memory
It has 3 seperate components. The central executive is the most important/ main part of the working model of memory as it controls the 3 slave systems. It takes in information from any of the senses. The central executive controls the visuo-spatial sketchpad (the inner eye), which is used to remember inforamtion that requires visual/spatial processing such as completing a maze. It also controls the phonological loop (the inner ear) which processes sound based information to the STM such as hearing a phone number and remembering it long enough to dial. Finally, the last component it…


No comments have yet been made

Similar Psychology resources:

See all Psychology resources »See all Cognitive Psychology resources »