Chevron Left
Retour à Understanding Memory: Explaining the Psychology of Memory through Movies

Avis et commentaires pour d'étudiants pour Understanding Memory: Explaining the Psychology of Memory through Movies par Université Wesleyenne

4.7
étoiles
2,104 évaluations

À propos du cours

Welcome to Understanding Memory. Someone once said that memory is fascinating because sometimes we forget what we want to remember, sometimes we remember what we want to forget, and sometimes we remember events that never happened or never happened the way we remember them. I want to show you how memory works, why it sometimes fails, and what we can do to enhance it. Based on my recent book – Memory and Movies: What Films Can Teach Us About Memory (MIT Press, 2015) – I will provide an introduction to the scientific study of human memory by focusing on a select group of topics that hold widespread appeal. To facilitate your understanding, I will use clips from numerous films to illustrate different aspects of memory – describing what has been learned about memory in a nontechnical way for people with no prior background in psychology. Many of us love watching movies because they offer an unparalleled opportunity for entertainment, even if entertaining films are not always scientifically accurate. Still, I believe that we can learn a lot about memory from popular films, if we watch them with an educated eye. Welcome once more. I am looking forward to showing you what movies can teach us about memory. John Seamon Professor of Psychology Emeritus Wesleyan University...

Meilleurs avis

RD

31 juil. 2020

The material is presented in an easy to remember and understand format. Information is repeated several times during a lecture. The videos chosen enhanced understanding and engagement in the lectures.

MS

6 févr. 2021

This is a great course.I'm a film lover and a psychology student.This method of learning [learning through movies] more effect than the usual learning. Hope to see more courses like this in future.

Filtrer par :

1 - 25 sur 622 Avis pour Understanding Memory: Explaining the Psychology of Memory through Movies

par Melissa P

19 mars 2017

par Kavin K

3 juin 2020

par Shailesh S

26 nov. 2016

par MD. A R D

6 août 2020

par Robin D

1 août 2020

par Dr. S D

10 mai 2020

par Apurva D

10 mars 2017

par Dorothy H

9 juil. 2016

par Beatrice A F

13 mai 2016

par Mary G

23 avr. 2020

par Stefan W

28 oct. 2019

par Mustafa S Y

26 nov. 2017

par Evelyn L K

9 août 2020

par SANTIAGO D L H A

4 févr. 2021

par Aedrian A

23 janv. 2022

par ADIDI C M

28 nov. 2019

par Aiswarya R

28 sept. 2020

par Barbara A

4 juin 2022

par Victoria M

19 sept. 2020

par Joyce S

20 mars 2016

par Elizabeth S

20 avr. 2017

par Ange R

23 nov. 2016

par Bo

11 avr. 2021

par Abimael S N

27 août 2019

par Osula U I C

11 févr. 2018