The Instructor suggests techniques for memory retention when studying for the Salesforce Certified Administrator exam by using the time-tested study tool, flashcards.
- [Instructor] Here's a study tip that's an oldie but goodie…and that's using flash cards to support memorization.…Yes, they are low-tech,…and Sales Force Administration is high-tech,…however, flash cards have been a solid study method,…used by students to reduce the friction…of learning large amounts of information,…in a relatively short amount of time.…While it's more fun to use flash cards with a study partner,…just like it's more fun to play board games with friends,…you can succeed with independent study using flash cards.…
Flash cards are a timeless teaching tool…and a must-have study device…for helping pass the certification exam.…Folks have achieved amazing results with flash cards…because they provide spaced recognition.…The mind absorbs information better when it's repeated…and putting a bit of space between those repetitions…helps retain that information that much better.…Using flash cards also supports…what's referred to as thinking about thinking,…which is also known as metacognition.…
This layers into self-regulated learning,…
- Determine the process by which the certification is administered.
- Identify the time and cost of the certification exam.
- Explore the options available on where to take the exam.
- Define the contents of the certification exam guide.
- Examine the components of the Salesforce Trailhead.
- Determine the available options for working with a study partner when preparing for the exam.
- Identify the benefits to using flashcards when studying for the exam.
- Devise a plan for taking the official practice test when preparing for the exam.
- Identify the steps to for scheduling the exam.