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Lucy B - Tutor in Sea Point

I am a 22 year old recent graduate from Stellenbosch University. I majored in Political Science, Philosophy and Economics. At high school I received distinctions for English, History and Drama which is where my strength lies, however I am competent in tutoring Maths, Afrikaans as well as Economics. I am patient and am able to explain concepts clearly and concisely. I am able to tutor specific subjects (English, Afrikaans, Maths, Economics, History, Drama) but will also be able to oversee homework and help with tasks and projects ! I am friendly and hardworking and I look forward to helping you achieve to the best of your abilities!

Tutor basics
Teaching places

My Home, Students Home, Public Place, and Online

Travelling distance

Lucy will travel 10km from Sea Point, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Languages spoken

Lucy speaks English

Experience
2018-01-22 - 2019-01-22
Journalist

I worked as a journalist at Die Matie which is the Stellenbosch University Newspaper. I would write articles weekly and interview sources for my articles

Education
2017-01-22 - 2020-06-11
BA PPE (Political, Philosophical and Economic Studies) - Stellenbosch University

I studied a BA PPE at Stellenbosch University. In this degree I was required to triple major in Political Science, Economics and Philosophy

Subjects taught
  • Philosophy

    I am the best tutor for this subject as I majored in Philosophy at University. Philosophy was by far my favourite subject throughout my degree and by studying it for 3 years I have gained a solid knowledge of understanding the works of different schools of philosophy as well as many philosophical thinkers. I am able to explain complicated philosophical concepts in a clear and concise manner. I also achieved in the top 10% in my second year of philosophy and maintained good marks for the subject throughout my degree. In my spare time I often read books by philosophical authors which has helped me gain further knowledge on the subject.

    Lucy teaches Philosophy at University/College level(s)

  • Economics

    I am the best tutor for this subject as I majored in Economics in University. Having studied economics for 3 years in University, I have a solid knowledge of Economic concepts and models as well as the mathematical component of economics. I achieved in the top 10% for my first year economics module and am extremely competent in teaching Economics to first year students especially.

    Lucy teaches Economics at High School and University/College level(s)

  • Politics

    I am the best tutor for this subject as I majored in this subject at University, receiving distinctions for various Political Science modules throughout my degree. I will be able to assist with explaining political concepts as well as essay writing. I am also extremely interested in current affairs and love to keep up to date with domestic and international politics.

    Lucy teaches Politics at University/College level(s)

  • English as a foreign Language

    I am the best tutor for this subject as I am extremely well spoken in the English language. I have completed my 120hr TEFL course and am confident in my teaching skills. I am patient and encouraging and am willing to teach anyone at any age !

    Lucy teaches English as a foreign Language at High School, Primary School, University/College, and Adult level(s)

  • English Language and Literature

    I am the best tutor for this subject as I am extremely passionate about the English language! I received distinctions for English language in High School as well as at university. I am well read and am able to analyse literature well. I am an extremely competent English speaker as well as writer and will be able to assist students with Essay writing and creative writing and orals. I will also be studying an advanced diploma in Copywriting in 2021 by which my English writing skills will be further enhanced! I have also completed a 120hr TEFL course, meaning that I am qualified to teach English as a Foreign Language.

    Lucy teaches English Language and Literature at High School, Primary School, University/College, and Adult level(s)