A Perceptual Walk

Class Activity Handout: Catch yourself in the act of perceiving


♦ Task: Use this diagram (public domain from here) and your text to create a set of notes on the functions of each structure in the eye.

♦ To go further:

More about the human eye on this blog 

Crash Course: Vision

An excerpt from The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat by Oliver Sacks


Is it a rose or, as Dr P. referred to it in the intriguing account by Oliver Sacks, “a convoluted red form with a linear green attachment”?


Visual stimuli for class activity: rose, snow mystery, coffee, brain tree, scrambled, neglect, Rubin, cube, partial faces, wild animals

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