Annabel L.

Annabel L.

£20 - £22 /hr

Human Neuroscience (Bachelors) - Birmingham University

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About me

I study Human Neuroscience at the University of Birmingham; this combines my favourite parts of biology and psychology! Getting to university was difficult as there is so much pressure on performing in GCSE and A Level examinations, but it's all worth it once you're on the other side of the exam.


I got through my exams with a lot of hot chocolate (highly recommended) and study breaks (vital). Mind maps and flashcards worked for me as I needed to organise the content...

I study Human Neuroscience at the University of Birmingham; this combines my favourite parts of biology and psychology! Getting to university was difficult as there is so much pressure on performing in GCSE and A Level examinations, but it's all worth it once you're on the other side of the exam.


I got through my exams with a lot of hot chocolate (highly recommended) and study breaks (vital). Mind maps and flashcards worked for me as I needed to organise the content differently from how it was delivered in the lesson, then test myself to see if it had worked. Testing yourself is important to see if your revision technique is working for you. You need to find a different way of revising if the information isn't going in.


I appreciate we all have different ways of learning, but I hope my experiences will make me a better tutor to teach you. If you think I am the tutor for you, grab your hot chocolate and revision notes and we'll get started right away!





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About my sessions

In the first session we will talk about what topics you most want to go over, how you have revised previously and what learning strategies work for you. I will plan future sessions based on this feedback. In my experience learning is easiest when information is organised, so we will have a list of objectives for every session.


If you don't have a preference of what to cover, my lessons will be subject focused. In the first half we will go through one topic area look at...

In the first session we will talk about what topics you most want to go over, how you have revised previously and what learning strategies work for you. I will plan future sessions based on this feedback. In my experience learning is easiest when information is organised, so we will have a list of objectives for every session.


If you don't have a preference of what to cover, my lessons will be subject focused. In the first half we will go through one topic area look at what you already know and revise what you're uncertain of with interactive tasks, diagrams and questions. I recommend that pupils take notes on paper throughout the lesson.


The second half of the lesson will be focused on how to answer exam questions on this area. We will look at previous papers and exam question examples from your exam board and discuss how to get the best marks on these questions.


However, this plan is flexible and can be adapted to suit what you need from your tutor!



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Qualifications

SubjectQualificationGrade
BiologyA-levelA
PsychologyA-levelA*
English LiteratureA-levelA

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Subjects offered

SubjectQualificationPrice
BiologyA Level£22 /hr
PsychologyA Level£22 /hr
BiologyGCSE£20 /hr
English LiteratureGCSE£20 /hr
PsychologyGCSE£20 /hr

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