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Sensory memory
Stimuli coming into the memory system from external enviroment. - iconic store for visual input - echoic store for auditory input - haptic store for tactile input
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Short-term memory
Can only hold a limited amount of information at any time.
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Long-term memory
information can remain Perminently unless their is some danger or distruption to the system
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The Atkinson and Shiffrin (multi store model)
first it goes in through sensory memory store which it stays in briefly before either decaying or going to the STM store which has a limited capacity & duration. It then if not rehearsed is forgotten, if rehearsed then it goes to LTM
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Baddeley (1988) visual sensory store
believed the purpose of the VSS is to allow us to intergrate visual information
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Can only hold a limited amount of information at any time.

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Short-term memory

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information can remain Perminently unless their is some danger or distruption to the system

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first it goes in through sensory memory store which it stays in briefly before either decaying or going to the STM store which has a limited capacity & duration. It then if not rehearsed is forgotten, if rehearsed then it goes to LTM

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believed the purpose of the VSS is to allow us to intergrate visual information

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