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Xoliswa Z - Tutor in Carlswald

I am a chemical engineer by profession. I am very competent in mathematics, physical sciences and chemistry. I am very passionate about assisting people to strive in their academics and form their career paths.

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Xoliswa speaks English

2020-02-01 - 2028-06-30
Chemical Engineer

This is my current job where I work in the engineering consulting industry to design new ideas. I simulate processes on Flownex to analyse the client's processing plant and recommend solutions. I work with my team in project management of various projects. I do site visits and inspections.

2019-04-01 - 2020-01-31
Engineer In Training

I assisted Operations Managers to scope site jobs, select teams and improve system of working. I attended meetings with client (Sasol) regarding safety and completion of site jobs. I compiled a monthly report to the CEO of what changes I have recommended to Ops managers.

2015-02-09 - 2018-12-03
BSc in Chemical Engineering - University of the Witwatersrand

Studied the design, analysis and troubleshooting of processing facilities. I used special software like Aspen, Matlab and Simulink. I also studied engineering mathematics which is calculus and algebra. I gained vast skills in project management and economics through electives the university offered.

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  • Pure Maths

    I am very good in mathematical analysis, be it numerical, geometry, algebra or trigonometry. I passed this subject with 81% which qualifies as a distinction in South Africa. I like to put things in perspective using mathematical analysis which I believe makes one's reasoning practical especially in engineering problem solving.

    Xoliswa teaches Pure Maths at High School level(s)

  • Chemistry

    As a chemical engineer, chemistry has been my favorite subject from high school up until today. I have studied chemistry and process engineering of which I passed very well. I also have experience in this field so I can tutor it while providing practical examples for better understanding.

    Xoliswa teaches Chemistry at University/College level(s)

  • Physics

    I understand this subject very well as I passed it with 81% in my matric. It is a fascinating subject that helps to understand the world we live in. I also studied this subject in my university career and thus gained more knowledge to be able to teach a high scholar.

    Xoliswa teaches Physics at High School level(s)