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School of Psychology
COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY AND PSYCHOBIOLOGY
Course unit
HUMAN LEARNING AND MEMORY
PSP3049233, A.A. 2016/17

Information concerning the students who enrolled in A.Y. 2014/15

Information on the course unit
Degree course First cycle degree in
COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY AND PSYCHOBIOLOGY (Ord. 2011)
PS1082, Degree course structure A.Y. 2011/12, A.Y. 2016/17
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Number of ECTS credits allocated 6.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination HUMAN LEARNING AND MEMORY
Department of reference Department of General Psychology
E-Learning website https://elearning.unipd.it/scuolapsicologia/course/view.php?idnumber=2016-PS1082-000ZZ-2014-PSP3049233-N0
Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction Italian
Branch PADOVA
Single Course unit The Course unit CANNOT be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit can be chosen as Optional Course unit

Lecturers
Teacher in charge BARBARA CARRETTI M-PSI/01

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Core courses M-PSI/01 General Psychology 6.0

Course unit organization
Period Second semester
Year 3rd Year
Teaching method frontal

Type of hours Credits Teaching
hours
Hours of
Individual study
Shifts
Lecture 6.0 42 108.0 No turn

Calendar
Start of activities 27/02/2017
End of activities 01/06/2017
Show course schedule 2019/20 Reg.2015 course timetable

Examination board
Board From To Members of the board
7 2019 01/10/2019 30/09/2020 PAZZAGLIA FRANCESCA (Presidente)
DONOLATO ENRICA (Membro Effettivo)
GRASSI MASSIMO (Membro Effettivo)
MENEGHETTI CHIARA (Membro Effettivo)
MIRANDOLA CHIARA (Membro Effettivo)
MOE' ANGELICA (Membro Effettivo)
STABLUM FRANCA (Membro Effettivo)
TOFFALINI ENRICO (Membro Effettivo)
6 2018-1 01/10/2018 30/09/2019 PAZZAGLIA FRANCESCA (Presidente)
DONOLATO ENRICA (Membro Effettivo)
GRASSI MASSIMO (Membro Effettivo)
MENEGHETTI CHIARA (Membro Effettivo)
MIRANDOLA CHIARA (Membro Effettivo)
MOE' ANGELICA (Membro Effettivo)
STABLUM FRANCA (Membro Effettivo)
TOFFALINI ENRICO (Membro Effettivo)
5 2017-1 01/10/2017 30/09/2018 PAZZAGLIA FRANCESCA (Presidente)
GRASSI MASSIMO (Membro Effettivo)
MENEGHETTI CHIARA (Membro Effettivo)
MIRANDOLA CHIARA (Membro Effettivo)
MOE' ANGELICA (Membro Effettivo)
STABLUM FRANCA (Membro Effettivo)
TOFFALINI ENRICO (Membro Effettivo)
4 2017 01/10/2016 30/09/2017 CARRETTI BARBARA (Presidente)
GRASSI MASSIMO (Membro Effettivo)
MENEGHETTI CHIARA (Membro Effettivo)
MOE' ANGELICA (Membro Effettivo)
STABLUM FRANCA (Membro Effettivo)

Syllabus
Prerequisites: Knowledge about memory and learning from General psychology and Psychology of personality and individual differences
Target skills and knowledge: The course aims to provide knowledge on human memory and learning. The different functions of memory and of learning processes will be analysed,in order to provide students with an understanding of the main theoretical models and of their applications.
Examination methods: The exam is written (multiple-choice and open questions). Example of questions will be given during the course and placed in moodle platform.
Assessment criteria: The assessment of students' knowledge will be based on an understanding of the main theories, methodologies, and instruments(tests and questionnaires)adopted in the studies of learning and memory and in their applications.
Course unit contents: Memory, how to improve it; recalectionl and oblivion; amnesia; memory in children and in aging; theories and applications of autobiographical memory and witness. Learning.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods: Lessons alternate presentation of theoretical models to that of instruments and applications. There will be laboratory activities, and the opportunity to participate in experiments on memory and learning.
Textbooks (and optional supplementary readings)
  • Baddeley, A., Eysenck, W. M., Anderson, M. C., La memoria. Bologna: Il Mulino, 2011. Esclusi capp. VI e XIII Cerca nel catalogo
  • Baddeley, A., Eysenck, W. M., Anderson, M. C, La memoria. Bologna: Il Mulino, 2011. Except chapters VI and XIII Cerca nel catalogo