Power of Memory Development

Level: Professional Development/Personal Achievement

By successfully completing this course, you will:

  • Gain skills and knowledge to expand an existing practice, as a foundation qualification towards further studies, or for personal interest
  • Be awarded the BSY Professional Certificate of Merit

You can study this course from the comfort of your own home; in your own time and at your own pace; with helpful support and encouragement from our friendly tutors.

Course overview

Having power over your memory means having power and control in your life. All learning implies memory. This course looks at what memory is and how powerfully it works. It explores various techniques and applications of memory enhancement, enabling the student to maximise both verbal and written communication skills, aiding memory recall and enhancing achievement potential. Memory power has a role in many, if not all, areas of self-improvement and self-development.


  • ┬áLesson One
    • How Memory Works
      • The Stages
      • Short-Term Memory
  • Lesson Two
    • Long-Term Memory
      • Increasing Retrieval
      • Interference
  • Lesson Three
    • Influences, Theory and Practice
      • Emotional Influences
      • Dual Memory Theory
      • Organisation and Retrieval
      • Imagery and Encoding
      • Depth of Encoding
      • Context
  • Lesson Four
    • Developing Memory
      • Oriental Practice
      • Constructive Memory
      • Summary
  • Lesson Five
    • Putting it into Practice
      • Take your Brain to the Gym
      • Diet
      • Techniques
      • Using Lists
  • Lesson Six
    • Putting it into Practice (Continued)
      • Remembering Lists
      • The Complete Scene
      • The Room System
      • The Route Method
      • Names and Faces
  • Lesson Seven
    • Languages/ Numbers
      • Learning Another Language
      • Vocabulary
      • Gender
      • A Little Bit of Cheating
      • Numbers
      • Methods
      • Remembering Playing Cards
  • Lesson Eight
    • Back to the Brain Gym
      • Time Travel
      • Remembering the Unremembered
      • The Briefcase
      • Directions
  • Lesson Nine
    • Making Money from Memory/ The Major System
      • Quiz Machines
      • Casinos
      • The Major System
      • Building Blocks
      • First Level
      • Sequences
      • Self-Test
  • Lesson Ten
    • Tips, Tricks and Techniques
      • The Ring
      • The Keys
      • Reinforcing
      • Spelling
      • Mnemonics
      • Back to the Brain Gym
      • Visualisation
      • Hypnosis
      • Photographic Memory
      • Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP)
      • Yoga
      • Stress and Memory

Practical training

No practical training is required to complete this course.