Tim S
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As a PhD student this year I tutored first year university English at the University of Sydney. The course was entitled 'Constructing the Fictive Self.' I tutored students on Gender Theory, Psychoanalytical Theory, Race Theory, Literary Theory etc. Gave extensive feedback on how to write essays appropriate for university. Taught students about how to approach texts and think theoretically in a university English framework. My thesis area is Race Theory/Social Theory in Literature.
Am currently tutoring High School students in English at a tutoring college in Sydney.
Have a Teaching Development Program certificate from the University of Sydney.
Have a Working with Children Check from Office of the Children's Guardian NSW Government.

Experience

Tutoring for high school/primary students at tutoring college in sydney.
Tutored first year university student for University of Sydney in English this year.

Education

Second year PhD candidate at University of Sydney in Department of English. Thesis topic: 'Representations of the Japanese in contemporary Australian Film and Literature'.
Certificate from Teaching Development Program at University of Sydney
First Class Honours in English at University of Sydney. Thesis topic: 'Cultural Capital in Paul de Man'.
BA distinction average at University of Sydney. Majors English and Comparative Literature.
HSC: UAI 96.4 took 4U English, comparative literature distinction coruse, modern history, music, japanese

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Subjects
  • English
    • English
      - beginner, intermediate, advanced, primary, secondary, tertiary
    • Reading
      - beginner, intermediate, advanced, primary, secondary, tertiary
    • Literature
      - beginner, intermediate, advanced, primary, secondary, tertiary
    • Essay Writing
      - beginner, intermediate, advanced, primary, secondary, tertiary
    • ESL
      - beginner, intermediate, advanced, primary, secondary, tertiary
Tutoring Locations
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  • My location
  • Online
  • Over the phone
  • Student's home