Working Memory Model

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Working memory model - Baddeley and Hitch (1974)

The working memory model suggests that the STM is made up of seperate stores.

These stores include the central executive, phonological loop, visuo-spatial sketchpad.

Central Executive:

This store is the part in overal control. It's main use is for problem solving, reasoning and desition making.

Phonological Loop:

This consists of 2 parts:

Phonological store - Inner ear 

Articulatory control system - inner voice


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