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Title: Cognitive tasks and learning
Authors: Kester, Liesbeth
Kirschner, Paul A.
Keywords: cognitivism
schema theory
cognitive load theory
Issue Date: 8-Nov-2012
Abstract: Cognitive tasks are those undertakings that require a person to mentally process new information (i.e., acquire and organize knowledge / learn) and allow them to recall, retrieve that information from memory and to use that information at a later time in the same or similar situations (i.e., transfer).
Description: Kester, L., & Kirschner, P. A. (2012). Cognitive tasks and learning. In N. Seel (Ed.), Encyclopedia of the sciences of learning (pp. 619-622). New York, NY: Springer.
ISBN: 978-1-4419-1427-9
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