Civil Engineering Board exam anxieties are real! However, you can remain confident if you have the right tricks and tips up your sleeves. Reviewing doesn’t always have to be boring and stressful. There’s a lot of ways to learn, and a lot of tutorials to watch.
What is Civil Engineering?
Civil engineering in its most basic definition is the profession of designing and performing structural works that serve the general public. It embraces services in the form of consultation, design, planning, estimations, installation, supervision, etc. Structural works such as dams, bridges, aqueducts, canals, highways, power plants, sewerage systems, and other infrastructure of the like.
For incoming civil engineers to obtain a professional license, they have to go through a board exam. In the Philippines, the exam is exclusively held twice a year during May and November by the Professional Regulation Commission.
What are the tips and tricks to ace the board exam?
- Don’t be lazy! Oftentimes in life, we are faced with different kinds of challenges. Ever since the greatest challenge for students when it comes to studying has always been… LAZINESS. Once you master the art of not procrastinating, the way to the top is a breeze! Program your mind to follow the “rule of nothing on hand”. Finish whatever tasks you’re working on, before doing anything else.
- Use memory charts. Memorizing dozens of formulas triggers headaches! However, memory charts are a great way to remember complex formulas so fast and easily. Find almost similar concepts and understand them to better grasp the idea. Invent your charts along the way based on your understanding of the topic at hand. It’s a great way to remember them for future use.
- Use a calculator. When faced with impossible-looking problems, don’t panic! Just reach out to your trusted calculator and let it help you handle the situation.
No more manyana habits! Instead, try “ngayon na” habit. No question familiarizing concepts and studying trends help you pass the exam, it also holds that tips, tricks, and hacks can be quite helpful too. Make sure to check out Padilla Review Center Online TV on YouTube. Wanna know more tips? Watch and learn from Engr. Perfecto Padilla Jr. as he unravels more secrets to acing that board exam! Click this link: https://www.youtube.com/c/PadillaReviewCenterOnlineTV/videos