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PhD and academic tutor in Psychology, general tutoring and/or assignment preparation

I worked as an academic tutor in Cognitive Psychology. Social Psychology and statistics classes for Psychology students.
I can offer tutoring at all levels of Psychology, if it is just to learn Cognitive Psychology out of interest, or for students at all levels of education who need some additional help during their students as well as for exam/assignment preparation. As a student myself, I know how stressful preparation and/or revision can be, especially when dealing with a number of deadlines in only a few days/weeks. My goal is to keep students challenged and engaged, offering encouragement and support.

Location

At teacher's location: Brighton, UK
At student's location: Around Brighton, United Kingdom

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Age:
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Student level:
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Duration:
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English, Italian

About Me

Finishing my PhD in experimental Psychology, with a focus on the mechanisms of memory
Experience as an academic tutor, awarded the Associate Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy. I led practical and seminar discussion classes of up to 40 students in Cognitive Psychology, Social Psychology and Research Skills (i.e., statistics), including marking essays and lab reports.
I've always been passionate about teaching, sharing my knowledge, and helping students every way I can. I do not like overwhelming students, rather I try to use my experience as a student to encourage, support, and giving valuable feedback on study methods. I like when students are engaged, although acknowledging that it can be difficult at times I try to develop activities and/or methods to engage students.

I am Italian originally, but living in the UK for the past 9 years so I know what it is like to not have English as first language, the challenges we face as students.

I can also offer Photoshop classes for beginners (learnt independently during my PhD) and English tutoring as a second language.

Education

University of Sussex, PhD, Psychology, Sept 2016-Sept 2019
University of Sussex, MSc, Cognitive Neuroscience, Sept 2014-Sept 2015
University of Sussex, BA, Philosophy and Cognitive Science, Sept 2010-Sept 2013

Experience / Qualifications

Researcher in Psychology, experience with research designs, statistical analysis of complex data sets, use of 360-degree videos and virtual reality, photo and video editing using Photoshop and AfterEffects.
Academic Tutor
Associate Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy (AFHEA)

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