Monthly Archive: September 2016

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6 Best Laptops for Students

For someone taking a course that regularly requires digital help, such as architecture in a university in Manila, having a laptop is a must. Choosing the best laptop is very crucial – they have...

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Technical Communication in Mapúa

Technical communication is a broad field that allows its students to generate specialized content that deals with technical, specialized, or niche topics. Often they have a directorial nature and are written in order to...

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The Benefits of Becoming an Engineer

As the leading civil engineering university in Manila, Mapúa has a long standing track record of excellence under its belt. It is the first educational institution to be awarded the Level IV Accredited status...

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Debunking Engineering’s Biggest Myths

Even the top engineering schools in the Philippines have to deal with all the preconceptions outsiders may have about the courses they offer. Due to the rather exclusive nature of the field of engineering...

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The Buzan Mind Map and Other Study Guides

Being an educated individual will take you far in life. But it’s not always easy to grasp concepts, memorize information, and pick up various useful skills. Even the seemingly simple act of studying actually...

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The History of Architecture

  The Origins of Architecture Architecture came from the Latin word “architectura” or from the Greek word “arkhitekton.” Arkhi meaning “chief” and tekton meaning “builder.” The product of architecture are often buildings, and historical...

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10 Learning Techniques and Their Efficacy

Ironically, learning is one of the most difficult things that a student experiences in school. Though batches upon batches of students, such as those attending a civil engineering university in Manila, are taught rote...