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Andreas P

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£80.00 / hour

University lecturer, highly experienced tutor

I am a Lecturer of Political Philosophy with the University of London and Private Tutor, who aspires to help more students reach their full academic potential. I offer a holistic approach to teaching in seeking to inspire and guide students to reach the essential core of philosophical and political inquiry. I keenly accept A-level and university students of Philosophy, Government and Politics, Religious Studies, and Political Theory, so long as they have a substantial interest for the topic and regardless of their current ability. My experience shows me that impressive learning outcomes can be achieved when students are adequately stimulated and encouraged and when they are given the appropriate attention and guidance. In this respect I share Einstein`s view that `you do not really understand something unless you can explain it to your grandmother`.

I have an excellent teaching record, with the supermajority of my university and A-level students securing first class and A or A star grades. This may be documented on request. I have been the runner-up for the Peake Award for Excellence in Learning and Teaching a teaching award offered by University of London, Goldsmiths College. I am happy to discuss my method of teaching with the student prior to commencing tutorials.

Reviews and References

There are 4 reviews or references for Andreas.

Written by Jamie D

Enthusiastic and Inspiring!

If I could I would tell every new student of Andreas’ that they are lucky to have him. His passion and enthusiasm for the material we covered matched his professionalism. He taught me beyond the syllabus and I felt as though I was an undergraduate student at a top-class university. His teaching was inspiring and effective – I found myself feeling confident, easily understanding concepts that my peers at school struggled with and wanting to learn more. There came a moment when I realised that Andreas saved my A levels and for that I am very grateful. My only regret is not having Andreas as a tutor sooner.
Subject:
Politics (A-Level)
Outcome:
Results pending
Written by Im G

My fantastic time studying under Andreas

I employed Andreas to teach me study skills, large sections of my politics and sociology degree course and general philosophy.

Andreas has an extremely high level of knowledge concerning the subjects that he teaches and he never teaches a subject that is not within his specific research areas. Andreas’ lessons are extensive, structured, well-presented and are usually formulated to include the very epistemic foundation of the content; a foundation that forms a solid structure to build the particulars of the subject on. Through providing structured lessons and an extensive set of course notes, Andreas equips his students with a knowledge of their subjects that will certainly exceed course requirements.

In light of study skills, during my degree, in the first year, my writing was absolutely abysmal and, consequently, I was achieving an average grade of 45% on my essays/exams. However, once I started seeing Andreas, my grade average went to around 85%+ on several of my modules. To achieve this, Andreas taught me reading and note taking skills; essay planning; sentence and paragraph structure; argumentation and critical thinking. Andreas has an innate capacity to communicate complex ideas in simple terms. Andreas is a brilliant writer himself and, therefore, is exceptionally
good at teaching students how to conceive of and realise the completion of a successful essay.

Andreas' passion, commitment, teaching ability, structured communication, depth of knowledge and interpersonal skills make him a tutor that can change a student’s academic life. During my experience, I concluded that Andreas isn't really a personal tutor for the money, rather, he is in it for the teaching itself, which is personified in his joy at seeing students improve. I quickly realised that Andreas sometimes gained more from our relationship than I did.
Subject:
Philosophy (Degree)
Outcome:
I achieved an average of 74% in the second year and 79% in the final year of my politics modules while studying under Andreas. I achieved a first class double honours degree. My knowledge of the cour
Written by Ellada G

positive review

Andreas is a great tutor- he explains topics clearly. He is very knowledgeable about the subject he teaches. He knows how to make a subject interesting.
Outcome:
I received a first for the assessed essay and a high 2:1 for the exam.
Written by Ruby F

Andreas is my a level religious studies tutor

Andreas has helped me in my RS studies for over a year now. He has been a tremendous help! He knows every topic in great depth and our discussions are always engaging, making it easy and enjoyable to study RS with him each week.
Subject:
Religious Studies
Outcome:
With Andreas's help I was able to get an A in my AS exam, with 100% in the Unit 2 paper and am receiving A* in many of my essays with him this year.

Education and Qualifications

Andreas's education and qualifications are listed below.

University

Institution
Goldsmiths College, University of London
Degree
BA Politics
Grade
1st Class
Institution
King's College London
Degree
MA Philosophy

School

Prizes and Scholarships

Oxford University Press Baylis and Smith Prize
Peake Award for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (runner-up)

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