Bjork’s Seven Study Techniques. One area of research in the field of Cognitive Psychology is human learning and memory. The following information comes from decades of research by Cognitive Psychologists on how to best acquire new information.
basketballVisualization and Mental Reinstatement (cont.) Try to learn this list of 18 wordsby reading through them once.
When you think that you can’t get anymore, you may turn back to the previous page to check your recall.
How many did you get?Visualization and Mental Reinstatement (cont.)
How many did you get this time?
Most people recall all 18 items when using the mnemonic technique.
Visualization is a very powerful study technique, which is limited only by the creativity of the learner.Visualization and Mental Reinstatement (cont.)