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Cognitive Constraints on Learning

Lecture no. 15 from the course: How We Learn

Cognitive Constraints on Learning

Taught by Professor Monisha Pasupathi | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Delve into three constraints on learning: attention, working memory, and executive function. Consider the evidence for the importance of these capacities in supporting or limiting learning. Close by investigating how they can be improved to enhance learning abilities over your lifespan.


October 13, 2016