Jamil K.

Jamil K.

£30 - £32 /hr

Intellectual History (Masters) - University College London University

65 completed lessons

About me



Hi! I'm Jamil! I love to teach, because it allows me to share my loves and interests with students, hear their perspectives and watch them achieve their goals, as they become passionate about new ideas...


I research Jewish 19th century history but am also a poet, musician and artist.


My MA in intellectual history is a window into my multiplicity of interests; it allows me to consider developments in artistic, cultural, musica...



Hi! I'm Jamil! I love to teach, because it allows me to share my loves and interests with students, hear their perspectives and watch them achieve their goals, as they become passionate about new ideas...


I research Jewish 19th century history but am also a poet, musician and artist.


My MA in intellectual history is a window into my multiplicity of interests; it allows me to consider developments in artistic, cultural, musical and popular history.


Music is my major love, I was the timpanist last year in the premier of Charles Gonoud’s Opera, Polyueucte and also play extensively in folk music groups throughout the capital.

I write and perform and have run reading groups and poetry nights. I have also taught music, both as individual tuition, and in groups.



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About my sessions

Central to my approach is identifying loves and memorable impressions (even strong dislikes!)

Whether dates, pictures, or figures, I try to find hooks upon which to hang ideas and information when trying to fill in a larger picture.


Aided by breadth of knowledge/interests, I draw on extensive repertoire to find these hooks, and offset difficult learning processes with engaging insights/ activities which establish confidence for any Qs.


I measure pro...

Central to my approach is identifying loves and memorable impressions (even strong dislikes!)

Whether dates, pictures, or figures, I try to find hooks upon which to hang ideas and information when trying to fill in a larger picture.


Aided by breadth of knowledge/interests, I draw on extensive repertoire to find these hooks, and offset difficult learning processes with engaging insights/ activities which establish confidence for any Qs.


I measure progress via the student's ability to deal with any question from personal/ unforgettable knowledge, as well as the more quantifiable process of total factual material.


Having a musical/artistic background, I present genuinely difficult concepts and processes in imaginative ways-rearranging things in lots of different ways to find one that sticks.


As a philosopher, I am also able to be precise, and as a poet, analogy is a useful tool, for making clear something that might not appear obvious as is!



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Ratings & Reviews

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Rula Student

5 Jun

amazing tutor , made me understand what i needed in an hour.. thank you .. great advise, explanations and very detailed.. thnx again

6 Jun

Jamil's reply

A very kind review, you are most welcome!

WN

Worachan Student

21 Apr

Insightful as usual. Thanks!

WN

Worachan Student

16 Apr

Very helpful! Thanks so much!

NC

Nadine Parent from CHISLEHURST

14 Mar

Another enjoyable lesson!

14 Mar

Jamil's reply

Thank you! I enjoy teaching Anthony, and he has a lot of aptitude for the subject!

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Qualifications

SubjectQualificationGrade
Government and HistoryDegree (Bachelors)DISTINCTION
EconomicsA-level (A2)A*
HistoryA-level (A2)A*
Government and PoliticsA-level (A2)A*

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Subjects offered

SubjectQualificationPrice
HistoryA Level£32 /hr
PoliticsA Level£32 /hr
EconomicsGCSE£30 /hr
HistoryGCSE£30 /hr
PoliticsGCSE£30 /hr
HistoryUniversity£32 /hr
PoliticsUniversity£32 /hr

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