Assignment 1 Sensory PerceptionsDue Week 3 and worth100 poi

Assignment 1: Sensory PerceptionsDue Week 3 and worth100 pointsCan you really trust your senses and the interpretation ofsensory data to give you an accurate view of the world? Describe and discuss theaccuracy and the weaknesses of the human senses as they pertain to thinking ingeneral and to your own thinking in particular. Write a two to three(2-3) page paper in which you:1.  Provide at least three (3) reasons forbelieving in the accuracy or inaccuracy of sensory information.2. Identify and describe at least three (3) factors contributing to the accuracy ofsensory data.3.  Discuss the role of memory with regard to theinterpretation and evaluation of sensory data.4.  Use at least two (2)quality resources in this assignment. Your textbook may count as one (1) source.At least one (1) of your sources must be obtained from the collection ofdatabases accessible from the Learning Resources Center Web page.Yourassignment must:•  Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font(size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references mustfollow APA or school-specific format. Check with your professor for anyadditional instructions.•  Include a cover page containing the title ofthe assignment, the student’s name, the professor’s name, the course title, andthe date. The cover page and the reference page are not included in the requiredassignment page length.The specific course learning outcomes associatedwith this assignment are:•  Develop skills for overcoming barriers whichlimit objective and productive critical thinking.•  Create written workutilizing the concepts of critical thinking.•  Demonstrate adherence toacademic integrity policy and APA Style guidelines for academiccitations.•  Use technology and information resources to research issuesin critical thinking skills and informal logic.•  Write clearly andconcisely about issues in critical thinking using proper writingmechanics.Grading for this assignment will be based on answer quality,logic/organization of the paper, and language and writing skills, using this rubric.

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