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Brendan
« Jacob Murphy has been a valued member of the York Irish Association's Committee since September 2014. Jacob has a wealth of knowledge on Irish history in particular relating to the Troubles in Northern Ireland. He has given talks for the York Irish Association before on topics such as the attempts to resolve the conflict in Northern Ireland in the 1970s. Jacob graduated with a distinction in MA History at Newcastle University and has given talks at the Tyneside Irish Society and the North East Catholic History Society. He has also put together a series of Irish history talks for the York Irish Association that will take place from September 2017. He would be an ideal tutor with his easy-going, friendly manner and is a joy to work alongside on the York Irish Committee. »
£15/h
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Response Time 24h
Lessons offered by Jacob
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at his home
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • History
  • Geographical History
Levels
  • Secondary
  • GCSE
  • AS Level
  • A Level
  • Undergraduate
  • Masters

Irish Geordie gives history lessons to students in York. BA, MA

Methodology

Hi. I am a historian, York Irish Association member and colleague at York Minster (the best office in the world!). I give lessons to students on any historical period from secondary school, AS and A-Level to University, in particular Tudor Britain, Modern Japan, U.S Civil Rights, Nazi Germany and Modern British and Irish History.

Experience

- New to tutoring but my exceptional grades (Distinction MA, 1st BA) show how I can help you get the top marks.
- Mentored AS Level students with their UCAS applications and Personal Statements (2013- 2014).

Rates

Rate for online lessons : £11/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : £50
Lessons offered by Jacob
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at his home
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • History
  • Geographical History
Levels
  • Secondary
  • GCSE
  • AS Level
  • A Level
  • Undergraduate
  • Masters

Jacob's CV

(2013- 2014) MA History - Newcastle University (Distinction)
- My dissertation is currently being published as a journal article in the 'Journal of Contemporary British History' as part of a series on the British Left and Ireland.

(2010-2013) BA History - Newcastle University (1st)
- Awarded Henry Croucher Memorial Prize for my outstanding contribution to modern British History

(2013-2014) Student Mentor (Realising Opportunities and Inspiring Minds)
- Delivering aspirational activity session for secondary school and sixth form students in order to teach the skills necessary to progress towards higher education.
- Proofread and marked UCAS applications and Personal Statements.

(2014-Present) Committee Member, York Irish Association
- Manage the annual Irish History Lecture Series

Reviews on Jacob
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Brendan

Jacob Murphy has been a valued member of the York Irish Association's Committee since September 2014.

Jacob has a wealth of knowledge on Irish history in particular relating to the Troubles in Northern Ireland.

He has given talks for the York Irish Association before on topics such as the attempts to resolve the conflict in Northern Ireland in the 1970s.

Jacob graduated with a distinction in MA History at Newcastle University and has given talks at the Tyneside Irish Society and the North East Catholic History Society.

He has also put together a series of Irish history talks for the York Irish Association that will take place from September 2017.

He would be an ideal tutor with his easy-going, friendly manner and is a joy to work alongside on the York Irish Committee.

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