The Role of Emotion in Learning
Lecture no. 18 from the course: How We Learn
Taught by Professor Monisha Pasupathi | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
How does it affect learning when you feel happy or sad? Examine the role of emotions in learning, discovering that some moods are better for some tasks. For example, mild anxiety in studying for a test might actually enhance performance by focusing attention.