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I am an enthusiastic learner and was top achiever in high school for 3 years. I love chess, classical music and Karate (brown belt).

I have more than 6 years experience as an academic tutor and my students ranged from Grade 3 primary school to even adults. The experience allows me to understand better the crux of my students' struggle and enables me to communicate with all age group learners. I have 2 years of involvement in University Teaching Assistant also familiarised me with the marking standard.

• Matriculated from Sutherland High School with 7 distinctions

• Final year student in BSc Actuarial and Financial Mathematics (completed all modules from BSc Mathematics too) at University of Pretoria

Achievements

• Second place in South Africa in 2010 World Maths Day

• First place in my school for 2011 National Science Olympiad and 2008 University of Pretoria Mathematics Olympiad in both junior and senior sections

• Life-time member of Golden Key International Honour Society

- University Tutoring

Econometrics

First Year - Third Year

Final year student in Bsc Actuarial and Financial Mathematics (which is very similar to the econometric module components with more Maths modules) with 22 distinctions.

Calculus

First Year - Third Year

Final year student in Bsc Actuarial and Financial Mathematics (completed all modules for BSc Mathematics and BSc Applied Mathematics) with 22 distinctions. 2 years as Teaching Assistant for UP Maths Department. 6 years tutoring experience.

Applied Statistics

First Year - Third Year

Final year student in Bsc Actuarial and Financial Mathematics and 22 distinctions were achieved up until last year. Teaching Assistant for UP Statistics Department. 6 years of tutoring experience.

Applied Mathematics

First Year - Third Year

Final year student in Bsc Actuarial and Financial Mathematics (completed all modules for BSc Mathematics and BSc Applied Mathematics) and 22 distinctions were achieved up until last year. 2 years as Teaching Assistant for UP Maths Department.

Actuarial Science

First Year - Third Year

Final year student in Bsc Actuarial and Financial Mathematics (with all modules for BSc Mathematics completed as well) and 22 distinctions were achieved up until last year. Work Experience as a Junior Actuarial Consultant. 6 years tutoring experience

Economics

First Year

Final year student in BSc Actuarial and Financial Mathematics with 22 distinctions and distinctions in First year economics.

Engineering Maths

First Year - Third Year

Final year student in Bsc Actuarial and Financial Mathematics (completed all modules for BSc Mathematics) with 22 distinctions.

Financial Mathematics

First Year - Third Year

Final year student in Bsc Actuarial and Financial Mathematics with 22 distinctions; Obtained A201/CT1 Actuarial Exemption in 2013; 6 years of tutoring experience; 2 years of teaching assistant experience in UP Maths department

Introduction to Actuarial Science

First Year - Third Year

Final year student in Bsc Actuarial and Financial Mathematics (with all modules for BSc Mathematics completed as well) and 22 distinctions were achieved up until last year; Work Experience as a Junior Actuarial Consultant; 6 years tutoring experience

Linear Algebra

First Year - Third Year

Final year student in Bsc Actuarial and Financial Mathematics (Completed all BSc Mathematics and BSc Applied Mathematics modules)with 22 distinctions; 6 years of tutoring and 2 years of Teaching Assistant experience in UP Maths Department.

Macro Economics

First Year

Final year student in Bsc Actuarial and Financial Mathematics with 22 distinctions and distinctions in First year economics; 6 years of tutoring experience.

Mathematical Modelling

First Year - Third Year

Final year student in Bsc Actuarial and Financial Mathematics (completed all modules in BSc Mathematics and BSc Applied Maths) with 22 distinctions; 2 years of experience as Teaching Assistant in UP Maths Department; 6 years of tutoring experience.

Mathematics

First Year - Third Year

Matlab

First Year - Second Year

Final year student in Bsc Actuarial and Financial Mathematics (completed all modules in BSc Mathematics) with 22 distinctions; 2 years experience in MATLAB.

Microeconomics

First Year

Final year student in Bsc Actuarial and Financial Mathematics with 22 distinctions and distinctions in first year Economics.

NBT - National Benchmark Test

First Year

97% in NBT Mathematics and 91% in the NL section

Statistics

First Year - Third Year

Final year student in BSc Actuarial and Financial Mathematics (completed all modules in BSc Mathematics) with 22 distinctions. 2 years of experience as Teaching Assistant in UP Maths and 1 year in Statistics Department.

- School Tutoring

Statistics

Grade 1 - Grade 12

Final year student in BSc Actuarial and Financial Mathematics (completed all modules in BSc Mathematics and BSc Applied Maths) with 22 distinctions. 2 years of experience as Teaching Assistant in UP Maths Department. 6 years of tutoring experience.

Physical Science IEB

Grade 1 - Grade 12

Obtained a final mark of 99% for Physical Sciences in 2011 NSC Final Exam. Top subject achiever in Physical sciences for 2009-2011 in Sutherland High School. Tutored 5 IEB Physical sciences matric students before.

Natural Science

Grade 1 - Grade 12

Obtained a final mark of 98% for Physical Sciences in 2011 NSC Final Exam. Top subject achiever in Physical sciences for 2009-2011 in Sutherland High School

Physical Science

Grade 1 - Grade 12

Mathematics Literacy

Grade 1 - Grade 12

99% for Mathematics in 2011 NSC Final Exam. Completed all university maths modules up to third year level. 6 years of academic tutoring experience having tutored 4 Matric students Mathematics Literacy before.

Mathematics IGCSE Cambridge

Grade 1 - Grade 12

99% for Mathematics in 2011 NSC Final Exam. Completed all university maths modules up to third year level. 6 years of academic tutoring experience 2 years experience as Teaching Assistant in UP Department of Mathematics.

Mathematics IEB experience

Grade 1 - Grade 12

Mathematics

Grade 1 - Grade 12

Economic Management Science (EMS)

Grade 1 - Grade 12

High distinction for Economics in 2011 NSC Final Exam;Distinctions in First year economics (UP); 6 years of tutoring experience.

Economics

Grade 1 - Grade 12

93% for Economics in 2011 NSC Final Exam.

Chemistry

Grade 1 - Grade 12

High distinction for Physical Sciences in 2011 NSC Final Exam. I have tutored students from NSC, IEB and CAPS syllabus.

Advanced Mathematics

Grade 1 - Grade 12

High distinction for Mathematics and for Mathematics Paper 3: Probability, datahandling & geometry in 2011 NSC Final Exam. Also completed all university maths modules up to third year level. 6 years of academic tutoring experience.

Additional Mathematics

Grade 1 - Grade 12

High distinction for Mathematics and high distinction for Mathematics Paper 3: Probability, data handling & geometry in 2011 NSC Final Exam. Also completed all university Maths modules up to third year level. 6 years of academic tutoring experience.

- Language Tutoring

Mandarin

Beginner - Advanced

I grew up in China and only moved to South Africa when I was 13 years old so I can speak Madarin fluently. I managed to obtain a distinction in the British Council Advanced Chinese exam.

Chinese

Beginner - Advanced

I grew up in China and only moved to South Africa when I was 13 years old. Traditional Chinese readings form a great part of my recreational life. I managed to obtain a distinction in the British Council Advanced Chinese exam.

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