Sensing the Environment
Sensing the Environment

Sensing the Environment

by Tarry Ahuja, MD

How do we use our senses to perceive the environment? Dr. Tarry Ahuja teaches you, according to Foundational Concept 6 (Content Category 6a), the very basics you need to know such as Weber’s Law, Fechner’s Law and the Signal Detection Theory. Furthermore, he gives you insight into:

  • Sensory Processing
  • Vision, Hearing and Other Senses
  • Perception

Slides and related articles will complete the online course. Quiz questions give you the chance to test yourself and to become aware of your learning progress.

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Course Details

  • Videos 18
  • Duration 1:25 h
  • Quiz questions 51
  • Articles 1


Your Educators of course Sensing the Environment

 Tarry Ahuja, MD

Tarry Ahuja, MD

Dr. Tarry Ahuja is currently a senior medical real-world evidence scientist for a major pharmaceutical company for Europe and Canada and is a lecturer at Carleton University teaching “Biological Foundations of Addictions” and “Health Psychology”.

He graduated with a PhD in Neuroscience with a specialty in electrophysiology and pharmacology from Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada.

He has worked for over 10 years in the hospital setting in sleep disorders clinic working with patients and trying to better understand sleep patterns and sleep disorders. Additional, he has done over 10 years of clinical research in the areas of Alzheimer’s, stroke and ischemia with the National Research Council of Canada.

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By Dayna W. on 21. September 2018 for Hearing Damage and Sensory Perception – Hearing (PSY,BIO)

Dr. Ahuja does a great job of concisely presenting information in a tone that is upbeat and engaging.

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By Daniil O. on 11. August 2018 for Thresholds – Sensory Processing (PSY, BIO)

It was a nice lecture but, IT-guys, can you please add the stuff to speed up a video. Thanks.

By akshay k. on 21. April 2018 for Smell (Olfaction) – Other Senses (PSY, BIO)

lecture has been nicely explained . i like the little humor in lecture .

HIGH quality lecture.
By Jjjjjj Z. on 22. November 2017 for Structure and Function of the Eye – Vision (PSY, BIO)

VERY high quality lecture. GREAT professor. Clear and concise. Awesome

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