Exam tips

Teachers and students have said this year’s DSE biology exam was a lot like last year’s, with Paper 1B testing students on their ability to analyse data and to use their experiment-based knowledge.
This year’s DSE history exam is tougher than last year’s, with more tricky questions that test students’ ability to read accurately.
Students had to combine historical knowledge with answering techniques like comparisons and map-reading skills.
Students would not have had any surprises from this year’s DSE maths exam, which was similar to last year’s, students and teachers said.
Teachers and students said that this year’s DSE English Language exam focused on how much candidates cared about social issues.
When it comes to test day, you know what you know. The hard part is getting over the anxiety.
The first written HKDSE exam starts tomorrow, but what can you do to prevent yourself from making any careless mistakes in the run-up to your own assessments?
The DSE English listening exam is coming up, but there’s no need to panic, or strain your ears. Simply follow our handy tips from the pros for acing the test.
There's no need to worry about the upcoming HKDSE history exam, because two tutors are on hand to provide top tips for earning high grades.
How can you achieve a high score in this year’s DSE maths exam? A top scorer and a tutor say that one way is to visualise the problems.
Chemistry tutor Winnie Chan, and top DSE scorers Melody Tam Lok-man and Moses Lam Ka-nam reveal their best tips and tricks for acing your DSE Chemistry exam.