Megan N.

Megan N.

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Medicine (Bachelors) - Queen's, Belfast University

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About me

My name is Megan, and I am a third year medical student at Queens University Belfast. I am all about preparation and making sure you understand the key concepts that will be the building blocks to your understanding.When it comes to exams, confidence is key; my job is to instill my students with confidence as well a knowledge, so that when it comes to exam day, they remain cool, calm and collected.


When in school it can be overwhelming with the number of commitments you hav...

My name is Megan, and I am a third year medical student at Queens University Belfast. I am all about preparation and making sure you understand the key concepts that will be the building blocks to your understanding.When it comes to exams, confidence is key; my job is to instill my students with confidence as well a knowledge, so that when it comes to exam day, they remain cool, calm and collected.


When in school it can be overwhelming with the number of commitments you have to undertake with a range of GCSE and a level subjects all demanding your attention.


When I was preparing for my GCSEs and A-levels I found that a revision timetable was great at helping me to strategise and plan my study accordingly. I also found using the specification to always ensure you understand each concept listed as this could be a potential exam question!! Using practice exam questions is the best tool to test your knowledge once you have revised it thoroughly.


I have always had a passion for education and throughout senior school I volunteered as a maths mentor with the junior students. In 2016, I travelled to India with a charity to teach children English in marginalised communities. I love helping others, and my key role is how to best help you or your child understand and adapt my learning style to this needs.

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About my sessions

I always like to start with a free meeting to discuss with the student areas that they are struggling with, and identify the best strategy forward. Within this introductory 15 minutes I may utilise some Past paper questions to help gauge the level of understanding of the student.


I will structure each session by first going over the content of the topic to ensure all key concepts are understood to the level required for the specification if said subject. This will include u...

I always like to start with a free meeting to discuss with the student areas that they are struggling with, and identify the best strategy forward. Within this introductory 15 minutes I may utilise some Past paper questions to help gauge the level of understanding of the student.


I will structure each session by first going over the content of the topic to ensure all key concepts are understood to the level required for the specification if said subject. This will include uploaded notes on the topic which are exam Board specific and prepared in advance of the lesson.


It is so important to allow the student to ask questions throughout the session, if they don't follow or understand anything and then identify areas that need further study.


I find that practice exam questions or even quizzing students on their understanding is a beneficial way for me to understand what they do and don't understand, as well ass help the student identity their own areas of strengths and weaknesses.


In the final 15-25 minutes to each session I upload relevant practise exam questions from past papers to test the students understanding. The questions will be of varying difficulty and question style relevant to the exam board.I will measure progress over a number of sessions by giving practice exam questions to assess their knowledge and by watching their confidence grow as they begin to understand the concept.

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Roger Parent from Welshpool

2 May

Megan has been an excellent tutor, not only in teaching me the right content but also in helping me prepare for the exam, by looking at the techniques needed to get the best grade possible. She has helped me stay calm and helped make sure I don't stress too much about the work. Would definitely recommend Megan as a tutor, even if it's just for help with revision.

2 May

Megan's reply

Ah thank you so much Annie, I have every faith that you can do this and that you will Ace your exams!!

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Catherine Student

16 Apr

Megan has helped me with Alevel Biology, my confidence was really low and she has helped me with my knowledge of the course. She always makes a huge effort to get helpful revision materials for each lesson aswell as giving me useful exam technique tips. I always feel comfortable to ask Megan a question as she is very patient and explains things well.

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Deborah Student

13 Apr

I would highly recommend Megan as a tutor. At the start of our journey together I did not feel confident in my abilities in Maths and Biology. I am happy yo report that with Megan's support, patience, humour and clear explanations and advice I now feel so much more confident in my knowledge and now feel equipped and confident to sit the exams.

13 Apr

Megan's reply

Thank you so much Deborah and I'm so glad you feel much more confident for your upcoming exams!

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Roger Parent from Welshpool

17 Feb

I understand the topic much better now and feel more confident about answering the questions

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Qualifications

SubjectQualificationGrade
BiologyA-level (A2)A*
ChemistryA-level (A2)A
MathematicsA-level (A2)A
GeographyA-level (AS)A

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Subjects offered

SubjectQualificationPrice
BiologyA Level£32 /hr
ChemistryA Level£32 /hr
BiologyGCSE£30 /hr
ChemistryGCSE£30 /hr
GeographyGCSE£30 /hr
MathsGCSE£30 /hr
Maths13 Plus£30 /hr
Medical School PreparationMentoring£32 /hr
Personal StatementsMentoring£32 /hr
UCATUniversity£32 /hr

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