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Phuluso M - Tutor in Sunnyside

I am a final year Genetics student at the University of Pretoria who's passion lies in the biological scientific world as well as literature. I have published a short story with English alive and started a writing society on campus to further my writing prowess. When it comes to subjects of my interest, I can be a very sociable person. I have a lot of tutoring experience in different subjects though I do excel exceptionally in English and Biology.

Tutor basics
Teaching places

Students Home, Public Place, and Online

Travelling distance

Phuluso will travel 10km from Sunnyside, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa

Languages spoken

Phuluso speaks English, Venda, and Tsonga

Experience
2018-01-15 - 2019-11-30
Tuks Writer's Society Chairperson

The job required me to oversee the development and interactions between the society members who were aspiring writers as well as literature enthusiasts. Alongside my executive team, I organised competitive writing events, writing seminars as well as weekly writing practice exercises.

2015-02-02 - 2019-11-30
Tutor

I tutor students under the Sumbandila Scholarship as a volunteer tutor for their holiday school and have been doing so since as far back as 2015. I also privately tutored under TeachMe2 for another two years, from 2018 till 2019

2019-10-31 - 2020-01-31
Communications and general admin

Assisting Sumbandila Scholarship students with University applications as well as liaising with the different universities across the country to follow up on the student's application progress and assist them in registering for their respective courses and finding accommodation.

Education
2016-02-01 - 2020-11-30
BSc Geetics - University of Pretoria

This degree covers the basics of biology as a whole and delves deeply into molecular genetics, genetic engineering as well as core concepts about evolution and genetic techniques and technologies currently used and being developed to further mankind's development.

Subjects taught
  • Study Skills

    I have run several study skill workshops all from which I received great reception and positive feedback by those who heeded my advice. From time management to memory techniques as well as methods that can help you grasp complex concepts in any subject of study. For every person there exists a basic formula in which their mind can accept and learn information. I am more than willing to help you uncover yours.

    Phuluso teaches Study Skills at High School, Primary School, University/College, and Adult level(s)

  • Molecular and Cellular Biology

    As a Genetics major at the University of Pretoria, this has been my subject of study for almost five years now. I have both enjoyed and excelled in it with more than three years of tutoring experience. I can assure you a high standard of teaching from a biology veteran. For Varsity students, I can tutor only up to first year. (MLB 111 for Tuks students)

    Phuluso teaches Molecular and Cellular Biology at High School, Primary School, and University/College level(s)

  • English Language

    Apart from achieving A level results is high school for the said subject (IGCSE and As syllabus). I have published a short story and have more than three years experience tutoring literature and running a literature society at the University. I am also in the process of writing my first ever full fantasy novel.

    Phuluso teaches English Language at High School and Primary School level(s)

  • Primary School

    I have three years experience teaching young learners. I have worked for the Sumbandila Scholarship Trust on projects that focused on child development, learning and memory. I will ensure that my vast academic knowledge on both subject matters and learning will be used to ensure the student's full understanding and excelling in the subject of study

    Phuluso teaches Primary School at Primary School level(s)

  • Natural Sciences

    Natural Science is Biology in its broader more basic form. For anyone who wishes to either just excel in their current studies or pursue a related career, I would be the best option for you as a tutor. As a Genetics major, I have mastered and excelled in the fundamentals of biology and natural Sciences as a whole. From taxonomic diversity to physiology, I have collected an extensive knowledge on the subject matter. As well as three years of tutoring experience

    Phuluso teaches Natural Sciences at High School and Primary School level(s)

  • Physical Science

    Chemistry and Physics go hand in hand. As a Genetics major in Varsity, I've had to study both extensively and have a core understanding of the subjects. I achieved excellent high school results for it and have three years tutoring experience.

    Phuluso teaches Physical Science at High School and Primary School level(s)

  • Chemistry

    Chemistry and Biology go hand in hand. As a Genetics major in Varsity, I've had to study Chemistry extensively and have a core understanding of the subject. I achieved excellent high school results for it and have three years tutoring experience.

    Phuluso teaches Chemistry at High School and Primary School level(s)

  • Biology

    This has been my subject of study for almost five years now. I have both enjoyed and excelled in it with more than three years experience tutoring it. I can assure you a high standard of teaching from a biology veteran.

    Phuluso teaches Biology at High School and Primary School level(s)

  • Calculus

    I have achieved excellent academic results on the subject and have three years of experience tutoring it. I've learnt numerous methods and techniques used to solve analytical questions whilst playing around with numbers that would make this subject a breeze to you as it has become to myself.

    Phuluso teaches Calculus at High School level(s)

  • Pure Maths

    I have achieved excellent academic results on the subject and have three years of experience tutoring it. I've learnt numerous methods and techniques used to solve analytical questions whilst playing around with numbers that would make this subject a breeze to you as it has become to myself.

    Phuluso teaches Pure Maths at High School and Primary School level(s)

  • Math

    I have achieved excellent academic results on the subject and have three years of experience tutoring it. I've learnt numerous methods and techniques used to solve analytical questions whilst playing around with numbers that would make this subject a breeze to you as it has become to myself.

    Phuluso teaches Math at High School and Primary School level(s)

  • English

    Apart from achieving A level results is high school for the said subject (IGCSE and As syllabus). I have published a short story and have more than three years experience tutoring literature and running a literature society at the University. I am also in the process of writing my first ever full fantasy novel.

    Phuluso teaches English at High School and Primary School level(s)

  • Writing

    I have excelled in the subject and have more than three years tutoring experience on it as well as a published short story. My communication skills ensure that I deliver fruitful lessons from which you can be sure to grasp the important tips and tricks that go into writing.

    Phuluso teaches Writing at High School and Primary School level(s)

  • English Literature

    Apart from achieving A level results is high school for the said subject (IGCSE and As syllabus). I have published a short story and have more than three years experience tutoring literature and running a literature society at the University. I am also in the process of writing my first ever full fantasy novel.

    Phuluso teaches English Literature at High School, Primary School, and Adult level(s)