Homepage Help
Help Tutoring Jobs
£15/h
Unfortunately, this tutor is unavailable
Tutor profile verified
Response Time 24h
Lessons offered by Nasir
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • At the tutor's house
  • at your home
Taught subjects
  • Maths
  • Physics
  • Thermodynamics
  • Quantum physics
  • Nuclear Physics
  • Astrophysics
Levels
  • All Levels

Physics masters graduate and trainee high school teacher offering Physics and Maths lessons in Manchester

Methodology

When learning any topic, there is an easy way and a hard way. The easy way builds a foundation of simple topics and cements them to build higher level concepts on top of. The hard way tries to build the higher level concepts without a firm foundation. All of my students so far have found their course material far too difficult, but that's not because the material was difficult, it's because they were missing or misunderstood key concepts of the foundation that lay under that material... in every case. Once I'd identified the piece that was missing, elucidated that principle and revisited the current material, in almost every case I got the response "Is that all it is? This is easy!", because academic subjects are logical, they are supposed to make sense and be easy!

So it all comes down to one philosophy: "If you can't explain it simply, then you haven't understood it well enough yourself". Similarly, if you can't make a topic easy to understand for a student, then you haven't understood the problem the student is having in the first place. That's why my methodology is different for every student, tutoring is supposed to help rectify their unique problem, not just rehash a lecture or go over material they've already seen before.

So, I'm not the tutor that will sit down and demand that my students solve one hundred problems in a row on a topic. I'm the tutor that will ask how the student is understanding a topic and will plug any holes in this understanding. Only once that understanding is in place can a student then practice repetition of problems to enable problem solving of that topic to become a second nature skill.

Also as a final note on my style and attitude towards teaching... I'm not a strict person, I'm very easy going and believe you should never force someone to do something as this in itself can cause them to not want to do it! If you truly understand the value in something (i.e. an academic topic) then it's usually not hard to get a person to motivate themselves once you show them what that value is. I have a strong opinion of how negative relationships between teachers and students can by itself put a student off a subject that they may have fallen in love with had this obstacle not been present. I know it for a fact, I almost didn't study physics myself because of my teacher!

Background

I am a Physics masters graduate, currently training to become a high school teacher. I have tutored three university level Physics students and four high school students over the past five years all to high pass marks. One of my students went from wanting to leave his degree because of difficulty in his second year to passing his masters with a 1st after my tutoring and counsel. (Three 1st's at masters level, A*-B at GCSE level)

Rates

Rate for 5 hours of lessons : £70
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : £120

Details

Please note that my rate of £15/hr is a reduced hourly price because I am currently a teacher in training. However, I was the top student on my degree/masters course and I'm not motivated by money much at all, I care about academics and learning and this price will stay the same for my duration as a tutor. If you are from a financially struggling household (as I was growing up) I would be willing to negotiate a lower price for you dependent on location and travel costs.

Lessons offered by Nasir
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
At the tutor's house
at your home
Taught subjects
  • Maths
  • Physics
  • Thermodynamics
  • Quantum physics
  • Nuclear Physics
  • Astrophysics
Levels
  • All Levels

Nasir's CV

Degree class: MPhys. Physics 1st with distinction, Salford University
Current occupation: Teacher training for high school/college level science and maths.
Experience: 7 previous students, all passed with high marks (1st at degree level, A*-B at GCSE level).

Similar tutors

maths lessons closeby? Here's a selection of tutor listings that you can check out.
Superprof can also suggest physics lessons to help you.
Learning isn't a problem, thermodynamics lessons for all!
Taking quantum physics lessons has never been easier: you're going to learn new skills.

Walkden
Peter - Walkden - Maths
£125
Peter
  • (10 reviews)

My students say I am a natural teacher. I am able to impart my students with a drive for excellence in their personal...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Salford
Physics Student makes Maths and Science easy for primary and secondary pupils
£15
Samuel
1st lesson free!

I am a student of Physics and I offer tutoring up to GSCE level in mathematics and science. Fun, friendly and informative...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Manchester
Football business and finance university student offering maths and business lessons up to university level.
£10
Anca
  • (11 reviews)
1st lesson free!

I like to list all the topics and analyse each of them one by one. It will help me find the weak areas, the areas the...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Manchester
In Manchester: Latin american engineer student gives Spanish, Maths and Physics lessons up to high school level
£10
Paola
  • (2 reviews)
1st lesson free!

My teaching method is listening at which point my students are, asking them what they want to achieve and build a plan...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Manchester
Medical Student Offering Maths Lessons Online, up to and including GCSE level
£10
Izi
1st lesson free!

I give lessons in maths to English speaking students online up to GCSE level. I will use past paper examples and work...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Salford
You're finding maths hard to understand? I'll help you!!! Not only you'll pass tests with ease but you will develope unseen confidence both in school and in life. You won't regret it!
£20
Patrick
1st lesson free!

Starting by knowing each other I then try to understand your necessities and methods. I want you to find your real self and...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Manchester
Fully booked for maths lessons for 2018-2019 academic year. Feel free to contact regarding lessons for 2019-2010 academic year
£35
Rami
1st lesson free!

22/22 unanimous 5* combined reviews on all online profiles (feedback available). Limited availability. The University of...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Salford
Actuarial Analyst with over 10 years experience from London offering excellent tailored Maths lessons.
£30
Maha
1st lesson free!

I have been known to be an exceptional tutor as I not only provide help with syllabus, I make Maths very easy to understand....

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Manchester
Experienced and patient Maths & Physics Tutor. Tutoring in Chorlton, Manchester and online. PhD and Fully qualified teacher.
£50
Clare
  • (7 reviews)

I am a highly qualified private tutor, experienced in tutoring students at a wide range of levels. In addition to improving...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Manchester
Electrical Engineering student offering Maths tutoring up to university level in Manchester
£10
Roberta
1st lesson free!

I work by identifying a students strengths and weaknesses through preliminary tests. I then tailor the lessons to address...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Manchester
A Software engineering student offering anything up to A-level in maths classes in Manchester
£15
Anthony
1st lesson free!

My teaching method is to teach the student a topic so that they would be able to teach someone else that same topic, As...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Stretford
Down-To-Earth Maths and Science Tutor Currently Studying Towards Mathematics Degree at University of Manchester
£25
Maeen
  • (1 review)
1st lesson free!

Hello, thank you for visiting my profile. If you are looking for a tutor in any of the subjects outlined, you have come to...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Stretford
University student teaching Maths upto GCSEs level in Manchester on weekday evenings
£15
Abdullah
1st lesson free!

University student studying engineering. My teaching methods would be note taking and excessive amounts of past papers and...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Salford
Ambitious, dedicated and optimistic tutor with very outstanding experience. Friendly and professional
£20
Alima
1st lesson free!

I am a motivated and committed individual who thrives to achieve success and reach each individual potential needs. I teach...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Salford
Masters Student from Indian Statistical Institute offering Maths and Statistics lesson .
£15
Durbadal
1st lesson free!

I teach olympiad level (Rmo, Inmo) maths . Mainly, I teach all topics from precollege mathematics and statistics and also...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Manchester
I am a Master's student offering maths tutoring for up to high school students.
£20
Swetha
1st lesson free!

My teaching method would be based on what the student is finding trouble with the most in the subject , and focusing more on...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
at his home at your home By webcam
1 hour £15 £15 Not available
5 hours £70 £70 Not available
10 hours £120 £120 Not available
Unfortunately, this tutor is unavailable