tutor avatar

Megan v - Tutor in Bronberg

I am a final year BSc Microbiology student at the University of Pretoria with a passion for learning. Science is my favourite subject, but I am able to teach mathematics, English and Afrikaans. I completed my NSC in 2017 (CAPS) at Waterkloof High school with 6 distinctions and an average of 87% (excluding Life Orientation). I am able to explain complex concepts in a simplified manner.

Tutor basics
Teaching places

Students Home, Public Place, and Online

Travelling distance

Megan will travel 20km from Bronberg, Bronberg, Gauteng, South Africa

Languages spoken

Megan speaks Afrikaans and English

Experience
2017-11-27 - 2021-12-31
Front-shop assistant and cashier

Education
2013-01-16 - 2017-12-04
National Senior Certificate - Waterkloof high school

I completed high school with an average of 87% and six distinctions.

Subjects taught
  • Physiology

    I completed four human physiology modules: FLG211 (Introductory and Neurophysiology)(84%), FLG212 (Circulatory physiology)(73%), FLG221 (Lung & renal physiology, acid-base balance & temperature)(72%) and FLG222 (Digestion, endocrinology & reproductive systems)(87%) during my 2nd year (2019). I have a good understanding of the basic principles that make up physiology.

    Megan teaches Physiology at University/College level(s)

  • Molecular and Cellular Biology

    I completed various modules that make up molecular and cellular biology, such as MLB111 and several microbiology, biochemistry and genetics modules. I have a passion for biology, specifically on a molecular level.

    Megan teaches Molecular and Cellular Biology at University/College level(s)

  • English Language

    I had English home language for 5 years during high school and achieved a final mark of 81% (2017). I am also studying my degree in English at UP since 2018 and have written numerous essays, reports and assignments in English.

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

  • Natural Sciences

    I achieved an average of 87% for physical sciences in grade 12 (2017) and completed chemistry, physics, biology, zoology and botany modules during my first year (2018). I have a passion for science and I have a good understanding of science as a whole.

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

  • Biochemistry

    I completed BCM251 (Proteins & enzymes)(72%), BCM252 (Carbohydrate metabolism)(75%) and BCM261 (Lipid & nitrogen metabolism)(70%) during my 2nd year (2019). I have a good understanding of biochemistry and I am able to explain and simplify the different concepts.

    Megan teaches Biochemistry at University/College level(s)

  • Science

    I achieved an average of 87% for physical sciences in grade 12 (2017) and completed chemistry, physics and biology modules during my first year (2018). I have a passion for science and I have a good understanding of science as a whole.

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

  • Microsoft Excel

    I am proficient in MS Excel since I had CAT as a subject for 5 years during high school with a final mark of 95% (2017) and completed the AIM module (UP) with an average of 89% (2018). I am able to teach and explain calculation using formulae, graphing tools and formatting options.

    Megan teaches Microsoft Excel at High School level(s)

  • Microbiology

    I am currently a final year BSc Microbiology student at UP with a focus on medical microbiology. I've completed MBY161 (71%), MBY251 (Bacteriology)(80%), MBY261 (Mycology)(79%) and MBY262 (Food microbiology)(70%). My weighted average for 2019 was 77.4% for twelve 12-credit modules at 200-level.

    Megan teaches Microbiology at University/College level(s)

  • Computer

    I had CAT as a subject for 5 years during high school with a final mark of 95% (2017) and completed the AIM module (UP) with an average of 89% (2018). I am competent in MS Excel, MS Access, MS Word, MS PowerPoint and HTML.

    Megan teaches Computer at High School and Primary School level(s)