scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 665
Human memory organisation Human memory organisation from the outside seems to be quite a difficult thing to analyse and even more difficult to explain in black and white This is because of one main reason no two humans are the same and from this it follows that no two brains are the same However after saying that it must be true that everyones memory works in roughly the same way otherwise we would not be the race called humans The way the memory is arranged is probably the most important part of our bodies as it is our memory that controls us I think that it is reasonable to suggest that our memory is ordered in some way and it is probably easy to think of it as three different sections short term medium term and long term memory Short Term This is where all of the perceptions we get come to From the eyes nose ears nerves etc They come in at such a rate that there needs to be a part of memory that is fast and can sift through all of these signals and then pass them down the line for use or storage Short term memory probably has no real capacity for storage Medium Term This is where all of the information from the short term memory comes to be processed It analyses it and then decides what to do with it use it or store it Here also is where stored information is called to for processing when needed This kind of memory has some kind of limited storage space which is used when processing information however the trade-off is that is slower than Short term memory Long Term Long term memory is the dumping ground for all of the used information Here is where the Medium term memory puts and takes
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA