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Sensation and Perception ( Module 18)
Pupil
Pupil
Retina
Retina
It is an adjustable opening in the center of the eye in which…
Your the apple in my eye
It is inner surface(light sensitive) in which it contains rec…
Tina has a lot of personalities or layers that make her diffe…
Pupil
It is an adjustable opening in the center of the eye in which…
Pupil
Your the apple in my eye
33 terms
Sensation and Perception module 19
Gestalt
Gestalt
Proximity
Proximity
Form or a whole
Salt a form of specimen
A person groups nearby figures together ... |||||||
Close for example a person doesn't see six separate lines but…
Gestalt
Form or a whole
Gestalt
Salt a form of specimen
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Sensation and Perception module 20
Auditory canal
Auditory Canal
Oval Window
Oval Window
It is a tube running sound into the ear
Audio, and a canal like the Panama Canal
This is an intersection of the middle ear with the inner ear
Like when it is summer when we open a window, we open it beca…
Auditory canal
It is a tube running sound into the ear
Auditory Canal
Audio, and a canal like the Panama Canal
101 terms
Sensation and Perception
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the subjective awareness of a stimulus; the process by which…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis begins withe the sensory receptors and works up to t…
information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
sensation
the subjective awareness of a stimulus; the process by which…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
Sensation and Perception: module 19
Gestalt
Gestalt
Figure ground
Figure ground
Definition: an organized whole
Lots of principles
Definition:the organization of the visual field into objects…
Something that stands out
Gestalt
Definition: an organized whole
Gestalt
Lots of principles
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Module 3: Sensation and Perception
Sensation
Perception
Sensory Adaptation
Stroboscopic Motion
The stimulation of sensory receptors and the transmission of…
The process by which sensations are organized into an inner r…
The processes by which organisms become more sensitive to sti…
A visual illusion in which the perception of motion is genera…
Sensation
The stimulation of sensory receptors and the transmission of…
Perception
The process by which sensations are organized into an inner r…
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Sensation and Perception Module 18
Pupil
Pupil
Iris
Iris
The adjustable opening in the eye that light enters
The center of our eye that drinks in light
Controls the size of the pupil opening
Gets larger in the dark and smaller in the light
Pupil
The adjustable opening in the eye that light enters
Pupil
The center of our eye that drinks in light
26 terms
Sensation and Perception Module 16
Sensation
Sensation
Perception
Perception
The process/essence by which our sensory neurons perceive our…
A mental image of all our senses that create our physical con…
The organization and comprehension of the environment in our…
How we mentally view our enviroment
Sensation
The process/essence by which our sensory neurons perceive our…
Sensation
A mental image of all our senses that create our physical con…
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Sensation and Perception Module 19
gestalt
gestalt (e)
figure-ground
figure-ground (m)
an organized whole
an example of our tendency to group things into gestalts is w…
the organization of the visual field into objects that stand…
objects=figures... surroundings= ground, like background
gestalt
an organized whole
gestalt (e)
an example of our tendency to group things into gestalts is w…
34 terms
Sensation and Perception Module 19
Gestalt
Gestalt
Figure-Ground
Figure-Ground
A organized whole. How we organize information into a meaning…
Seeing a meaning by organizing everything into a whole
An organized field that separates a figure from the background
Perceiving someone as unattached to their background
Gestalt
A organized whole. How we organize information into a meaning…
Gestalt
Seeing a meaning by organizing everything into a whole
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Sensation and Perception Module 20
Auditory Canal
Auditory Canal
Cochlea
Cochlea
A tube that runs from the front of the ear through the middle…
Acts as a loud speaker
A coiled nerve filled with liquid where sound waves travel th…
Contains liquid
Auditory Canal
A tube that runs from the front of the ear through the middle…
Auditory Canal
Acts as a loud speaker
Sensation and Perception: module 16
Sensation
Sensation
Perception
Bottom up processing
Definition: the process by which our senses receive stimuli f…
Five senses
Definition: the process by which our brain interprets the inf…
Definition: analysis that begins with the senses and then goe…
Sensation
Definition: the process by which our senses receive stimuli f…
Sensation
Five senses
Sensation and Perception: module 20
Auditory canal
Aud canal
Cochlea
Cochlea
Definition: canal where sound goes in
Relates to frequency theory
Definition: a coiled bony fluid filled tube in the inner ear-…
Relates to place theory
Auditory canal
Definition: canal where sound goes in
Aud canal
Relates to frequency theory
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Sensation and Perception: Module 8
Sensation
Perception
Stimulus
Psychophysics
the activation of the sense organs by a sourse of physical en…
the sorting out, interpretation, analysis, and integration of…
energy that produces a response in a sense organ
the study of relationships between the physical characteristi…
Sensation
the activation of the sense organs by a sourse of physical en…
Perception
the sorting out, interpretation, analysis, and integration of…
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Sensation and Perception Module 18
Hue
Cornea
Iris
Lens
the dimension of visual experience specified by color names a…
outer covering of the eye
a ring of muscle tissue that forms the colored portion of the…
the transparent structure behind the pupil that changes shape…
Hue
the dimension of visual experience specified by color names a…
Cornea
outer covering of the eye
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Sensation and Perception Module 19
Gestalt principles
Closure
Continuity
binocular cues
principles that describe the brain's organization of sensory…
a Gestalt principle that the brain tends to fill in gaps in o…
a Gestalt principle that lines and patterns tend to be percei…
visual clues to depth or distance requiring two eyes
Gestalt principles
principles that describe the brain's organization of sensory…
Closure
a Gestalt principle that the brain tends to fill in gaps in o…
26 terms
Sensation and Perception: Module 18
Pupil
Pupil
Iris
Iris
the expanding and contracting opening in the iris of the eye,…
the middle part of the eye that contracts, letting light pass…
circular diaphragm forming the colored portion of the eye and…
the colorful lining of the eye
Pupil
the expanding and contracting opening in the iris of the eye,…
Pupil
the middle part of the eye that contracts, letting light pass…
26 terms
Sensation and Perception: Module 16
Sensation
Sensation
Perception
Perception
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the use of the five senses to take in things around us
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory information
this helps us to recognize meaningful objects and events
Sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Sensation
the use of the five senses to take in things around us
34 terms
Sensation and Perception: Module 19
Gestalt
Gestalt
Figure- Ground
Figure-Ground
an organized whole perceived as more than the sum of its parts
example: we see it as a pizza, not cheese, sauce, flour, etc.
the organization of the visual field into objects that stand…
the main point of a visual area (ex: christmas tree on the po…
Gestalt
an organized whole perceived as more than the sum of its parts
Gestalt
example: we see it as a pizza, not cheese, sauce, flour, etc.
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Sensation and Perception module 21
Gate control theory
Gate control theory
Vestibular sense
Vestibular Sense
It is the theory that the spinal cord contains gate that bloc…
Pain killers you know when you feel pain and when it goes away.
The sense of body movement and position.includes the sense of…
So it is like the sixth sense
Gate control theory
It is the theory that the spinal cord contains gate that bloc…
Gate control theory
Pain killers you know when you feel pain and when it goes away.
16 terms
Sensation and Perception: Module 20
Auditory Canal
Auditory Canal
Cochlea
Cochlea
the passage from the outer ear to the ear drum that sound ave…
the passage that sound waves travel through
a spiral shaped cavity forming a division of the internal ear…
a coiled, bony, fluid filled tube in the inner ear that lets…
Auditory Canal
the passage from the outer ear to the ear drum that sound ave…
Auditory Canal
the passage that sound waves travel through
30 terms
Unit: Sensation and Perception module 16
Sensation
Sensation
Perception
Perception
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
When seeing a friend, or a person that you know our sensation…
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
Recognizing someone because of their hat, face, hair, similar…
Sensation
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Sensation
When seeing a friend, or a person that you know our sensation…
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Module 15 sensation and perception
sensation
perception
bottom up processing
top down processing
our senses receive, transform and deliver info
the process by which the brain organizes and interprets senso…
starts at the sensory receptors and works up to the higher le…
constructs perceptions form the sensory input by drawing on o…
sensation
our senses receive, transform and deliver info
perception
the process by which the brain organizes and interprets senso…
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Perception and Sensation (Module 16)
Sensation
Perception
Bottom Up Processing
Top Down Processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
feature analysis, use the feature itself to build perception,…
perceive by filling in gaps, based on experience and schemas
Sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
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Module 18: Sensation & Perception
Wavelength
Hue
Intensity
pupil
The distance from the peak of one light or sound to the peak…
The dimension of color that is determined by the wavelength o…
The amount of energy in a light or sound wave, which we perce…
the adjustable opening in the center of the eye through which…
Wavelength
The distance from the peak of one light or sound to the peak…
Hue
The dimension of color that is determined by the wavelength o…
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Module 8 & 9 Sensation and Perception
Absolute threshold
Amplitude
Binocular Cues
Closure
The minimum amount of stimulation needed to detect a stimulous
The length of a wave or loudness
Retinal Disparity & Convergence
Our tendency to fill in the gaps of an object
Absolute threshold
The minimum amount of stimulation needed to detect a stimulous
Amplitude
The length of a wave or loudness
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Module 17- Introduction to Sensation and Perception
face blindess. Sensation is normal but…
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
prosopagnosia is what?
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
face blindess. Sensation is normal but…
prosopagnosia is what?
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
25 terms
Module 16 and 17 - Sensation and Perception
Perception
Sensation
Bottom-up processing
Top-down processing
the processes by which her brain organizes and interprets sen…
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
Information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
Perception
the processes by which her brain organizes and interprets sen…
Sensation
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
17 terms
Module 18: Sensation and Perception
sensation
perception
top-down processing
bottom-up processing
the nervous system's process of receiving information through…
the brain's process of organizing and finding meaning in sens…
when our higher level brain expects something so we perceive…
when we take in sensory information to be processed by higher…
sensation
the nervous system's process of receiving information through…
perception
the brain's process of organizing and finding meaning in sens…
16 terms
Module 16 - Sensation and Perception
Sensation
Perception
Bottom up processing
Top down processing
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
The process of organized and interpreting sensory info, enabl…
Analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
Info processing guided by higher level mental processes and w…
Sensation
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Perception
The process of organized and interpreting sensory info, enabl…
19 terms
Module 16: Sensation and Perception
Sensation
Perception
Bottom Up Processing
Top Down Processing
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
Analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
Information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
Sensation
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Perception
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
26 terms
Module 16: Sensation and Perception
sensation
sensation
perception
perception
when senses receive and represent stimulus energy from the en…
knowing and interpreting what you see
organization and comprehension of the sensation
comprehending what you are seeing
sensation
when senses receive and represent stimulus energy from the en…
sensation
knowing and interpreting what you see
26 terms
Sensation and Perception module 16
sensation
sensation
perception
perception
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
detects the same info that anyone else's would
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
how an individual recognizes things
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
sensation
detects the same info that anyone else's would
26 terms
Sensation and Perception Module 16
sensation
sensation
perception
perception
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Detecting the information and transmitting it to your brain f…
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory information
Enables us to recognize meaningful objects or events
sensation
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
sensation
Detecting the information and transmitting it to your brain f…
12 terms
Module 17 perception and sensation
Sensation
Bottom-up Processing
Perception
Top-down
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Analysis beginning with sensory receptors
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory information
Processing from higher level mental processes (expectations)
Sensation
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Bottom-up Processing
Analysis beginning with sensory receptors
34 terms
sensation and perception module 19
gestalt
gestalt
figure ground
figure ground
our tendency to take pieces of information and make them into…
necker cube
the organization of our visual field into objects (figures) t…
at a party, the one voice you focus on becomes tahe figure an…
gestalt
our tendency to take pieces of information and make them into…
gestalt
necker cube
26 terms
Sensation and Perception Module 16
Sensation
Sensation (m)
Perception
Perception (m)
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Detection of stimulus by the senses. The raw data that comes…
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
The understanding the sensations. Our perception comes from w…
Sensation
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Sensation (m)
Detection of stimulus by the senses. The raw data that comes…
14 terms
Module 17: Sensation and Perception
Sensation
Perception
Bottom-up Precessing
Top-down Processing
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
Analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
Information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
Sensation
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Perception
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
13 terms
Module 17: sensation and perception
sensation
preception
bottom-up processing
top- down processing
seeing someones face
recognizing someone
analysis from sensory receptors to higher processing levels
analysis from sensory receptors by remembering experience and…
sensation
seeing someones face
preception
recognizing someone
14 terms
Module 18 (Sensation and Perception)
Sensation
Perception
Bottom-Up Processing
Top-Down Processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting the sensory inform…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
Sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Perception
the process of organizing and interpreting the sensory inform…
26 terms
Sensation and Perception: Module 16
Sensation
Sensation*
Perception
Perception*
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Ex: In the stations we did, seeing the phone number
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory info, enab…
Ex: In the stations we did, being able to tell the S from the…
Sensation
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Sensation*
Ex: In the stations we did, seeing the phone number
16 terms
Sensation and Perception module 20
auditory canal
auditory canal
cochlea
cochlea
messenger tube
inside the inner ear
a coiled, bony, fluid-filled tube in the inner ear
sound waves travel through this fluid and trigger nerve impul…
auditory canal
messenger tube
auditory canal
inside the inner ear
16 terms
Sensation and Perception Module 20
auditory canal
auditory canal (m)
cochlea
cochlea (m)
funnels sound waves towards the ear drum
a canal is normally a waterway connecting two places, much li…
a coiled, bony, fluid-filled tube in the inner ear; sound wav…
the COchlea is COiled and looks like a COnch shell
auditory canal
funnels sound waves towards the ear drum
auditory canal (m)
a canal is normally a waterway connecting two places, much li…
34 terms
Sensation and Perception Module 19
Gestalt
Gestalt
Figure-Ground
Figure-Ground
An organized whole, Gestalt psychologists emphasized our tend…
Principles of vision and explaining how we view the world.
The organization of the visual field into objects (the figure…
If you look at one thing long enough it is the only thing you…
Gestalt
An organized whole, Gestalt psychologists emphasized our tend…
Gestalt
Principles of vision and explaining how we view the world.
28 terms
Module 19 sensation and perception
Gestalt
Figure ground
Grouping
Depth perception
Organized whole, emphazisd our tendency to intergrate piecing…
Organization of the visual field into objects (figure) that s…
Perceptual tendency to organize stimuli into coherent group
Ability to see objects in 3D although the images that strike…
Gestalt
Organized whole, emphazisd our tendency to intergrate piecing…
Figure ground
Organization of the visual field into objects (figure) that s…
40 terms
Module 3: Sensation and Perception
Absolute threshold
Difference threshold
Signal detection theory
Weber's law
Lowest level of stimulation person can detect 50% of time
Slightest difference between two different stimuli that is de…
Explains why different people react to the same stimuli diffe…
...
Absolute threshold
Lowest level of stimulation person can detect 50% of time
Difference threshold
Slightest difference between two different stimuli that is de…
34 terms
Sensation and Perception Module 19
gestalt
gestalt
figure-ground
figure-ground
An organized whole and some psychologists emphasized our tend…
German word for "form" or "whole", especially used when organ…
The organization of the visual field into objects that stand…
Organizing and distinguishing a figure that stands out from t…
gestalt
An organized whole and some psychologists emphasized our tend…
gestalt
German word for "form" or "whole", especially used when organ…
18 terms
Module 16 - Sensation and Perception
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system rec…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
the type of analysis that begins with sensory receptors and w…
the type of analysis that is guided by higher-level processes…
sensation
process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system rec…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
48 terms
Module 4- Sensation and Perception
Absolute Threshold
Signal Deduction Theory
Difference Threshold
Webler's Law
Smallest amount of stimulus that can be detected at least hal…
a theory prediciting how and when we detect the presence of a…
Smallest difference between 2 stimuli that a person can detec…
the difference threshold increases in proportion to the origi…
Absolute Threshold
Smallest amount of stimulus that can be detected at least hal…
Signal Deduction Theory
a theory prediciting how and when we detect the presence of a…
26 terms
Sensation and Perception Module 18
pupil
pupil
iris
iris
adjustable opening in the center of the eye though which ligh…
black part of your eye
a ring of muscle tissue that forms the colored portion of the…
colored part of your eye
pupil
adjustable opening in the center of the eye though which ligh…
pupil
black part of your eye
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