9.912 | Fall 2001 | Graduate
Special Topics in Brain and Cognitive Sciences


1 Course introduction and organizational meeting
2 Are episodic memories consolidated? Part I
3 Are episodic memories consolidated? Part II
4 Is human MTL differentially sensitive to place/spatial codes?
5 Do recollection and familiarity depend on distinct MTL computations?
6 Does episodic retrieval entail recapitulation of encoding processes?
7 Are retrieval orientation and retrieval success distinct processes?
8 What vs. Where? Anatomical segregation by working memory content?
9 Does dorsolateral PFC maintain?
10 How does ventrolateral PFC contribute to goal-directed cognitive control?
11 Attention and representational access? (Research proposal due)
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Fall 2001
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