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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...

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31 июля 2020 г.

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.

2 июня 2020 г.

one of the best course I did on Coursera. I really love learning memory and psychology at the same time. the examples given are really just awesome. One useful course during this COVID-19 pandemic.

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автор: Shenlu W

12 июня 2017 г.

Great in providing helpful general understanding of those concepts regarding memory.

автор: Jing Y

7 апр. 2016 г.

Very interestingly designed with theories about memory and films with related topics.

автор: Marina A

11 июля 2020 г.

that's the best online course i had so long during the lock-down, highly recommended

автор: Aliucha R

25 июня 2017 г.

Great content transmitted in a fun way that makes it easy to pay attention and learn

автор: Peter F

29 мар. 2017 г.

Interesting on the study of how we remember and when our memories play tricks on us.

автор: María T A C

22 дек. 2016 г.

Increíble y entretenido curso para aprender lo que implica recordad y tener memoria.

автор: Shaina K R

11 окт. 2020 г.

I really loved this course! I enjoyed learning and the movies were all exceptional!

автор: Linda C

29 авг. 2020 г.

Fantastic overview of memory nicely illustrated through films. I really enjoyed it!

автор: Pritika G

3 мар. 2017 г.

excellent course, the topics are taught in a creative and memorable way. Thank you!

автор: Ave K

21 июня 2020 г.

The concepts of memory were easy to learn thanks to the examples of great movies.

автор: 許家安

25 февр. 2018 г.

Excellent course with interesting materials to cover some ground about memories.

автор: Maria - I M

16 окт. 2017 г.

Even though i knew about memory, it made me comprehend it better!! Thank you!!!

автор: Ondina F P

9 авг. 2016 г.

Es un curso muy interesante, sencillo y entretenido. Ideal para principiantes.

автор: Stacey W

24 мар. 2019 г.

Best course on memory! And the use of movies reinforced learnings. Recommend!

автор: MAR�A G

18 авг. 2020 г.

Muchas gracias, por ese genial curso.

Gracias por la dedicación del profesor.

автор: Priscila L

15 нояб. 2017 г.

such a complex topic, explained calmly and dynamically. Congrats, professor!

автор: Krishna K

18 мая 2019 г.

Very useful course. I thoroughly enjoyed the lectures. Thank you Professor.

автор: Sowmya K B

18 окт. 2016 г.

I really liked the way in which movies are used for explaining the concept.

автор: Srivathsan P

1 нояб. 2020 г.

Very good compilation of key factors on memory. Thank you for this course.

автор: Irene U L

13 мая 2020 г.

Very interesting course for the ones who like both psychology and movies.

автор: Jan A H K

25 апр. 2020 г.

Thanks for the time together John, it was really good and enlightening :)

автор: Li-Fu C

9 мая 2017 г.



автор: Margaret S C

1 окт. 2016 г.

Loved this course. Very well presented, organized and illustrated. A gem.

автор: Marieta C

26 сент. 2020 г.

Great content, a very charismatic and knowledgeable lecturer. Thank you!

автор: Stefanny M

3 авг. 2020 г.

it was good and easy to understand, all good movies and very practical!