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Tamryn H - Tutor in Westdene

I am a Wits postgraduate student currently working as an NRF Intern. I have previous teaching experience as a teaching assistant at Wits University and a private tutor for primary and high school students. I am a life sciences expert - 1st year, 2nd year, 3rd year and Honours level coursework in Life Sciences, Medical Sciences and an array of Animal, Plant and Environmental Sciences. I am proficient in high-level mathematics (calculus, trigonometry and algebra), physical science and geography. I pride myself on teaching good study techniques to young students (applicable to all subjects) and helping advanced students refine their study skills.

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Teaching places

Students Home and Online

Travelling distance

Tamryn will travel 10km from Westdene, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Languages spoken

Tamryn speaks English

2011 Matriculated from Allen Glen High School 2012-2015 Undergraduate BSc Degree (Zoology and Geography) at Wits University. 2013-2015 Coached Girls Hockey and Cricket (AGHS) 2014 Tutored Matric and grd11 mathematics (Privately) 2016 Honours Degree (Ecology) at Wits Unversity 2017 Aupair for 2 kids (homework and study guidance for gr3 and grd7) 2018 Tutored and study guide for Gr3 student -all subjects (Tutors4you) 2018 Tutored Matric Biology/Life Sciences (Tutors4you) 2017-2019 Masters Degree (Ecology) at Wits University 2019 NRF Internship programme (current)
01/15/2007 - 12/16/2011
Matric - Allen Glen High School

Matriculated in 2011 with Distinction in Life Sciences. Subjects: Mathematics, Physical Science, Life Science, Geography, English (home), Afrikaans (1st add.) and LO.

Subjects taught
  • Geography

    I am a dedicated teacher with good communication skills and knowledge of Geography topics ranging from school level (from previous tutoring) to university. My skills include mapwork, GIS, physical geography and human geography.

    Tamryn teaches Geography at High School, Primary School, and University/College level(s)

  • Science

    I am a dedicated tutor with good communication skills. I strive to make science understandable in terms of our daily lives by using concepts the student will be familiar with, often finding real-life examples that are easy to grasp and unforgettable.

    Tamryn teaches Science at High School and Primary School level(s)

  • Biology

    My undergraduate, Honours and Masters degrees are in the biology field. I consider myself an expert in Life Sciences, Ecology and Zoology. I consider myself proficient in 1st-year level physiology/anatomy and plant sciences.

    Tamryn teaches Biology at High School, Primary School, University/College, and Adult level(s)

  • Microsoft Excel

    I learned to use Microsoft programs during my studies and have used them every day since. I believe it is a skill often overlooked in the classroom. My patience, communication skills and practical approach to problem-solving make me an easily understood teacher. My program's proficiency includes Word, Excel and Powerpoint.

    Tamryn teaches Microsoft Excel at High School, Primary School, University/College, and Adult level(s)

  • Mathematics

    I have previous experience tutoring matric mathematics and completed calculus and statistics as part of my undergraduate degree. My teaching style for Maths is based on learning the rules followed by practice, practice, practice!

    Tamryn teaches Mathematics at High School and Primary School level(s)