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Alpha K

28 years old

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Bio

I am a young man who is passionate, driven and self-motivated. My dream is to become a qualified Actuary. I am currently an Actuarial Consultant with management experience. I'm a man on a mission.

I believe I am a good tutor because I have an overwhelming desire to discuss and help others with academic problems within my realm. In addition, I am articulate and well-spoken with experience in public speaking. Based on my years of experience Tutoring for Teach Me 2, I believe tutoring is not about gross dictation but rather about catering to each student's needs and level of understanding.

Education

• 2011-2014: BSc in Mathematics (Specialising in Actuarial Science and Quantitative Finance), University of Cape Town.
• 2010: GCE Advanced Level, Cambridge International Examinations (Straight A's)

My Proudest
Achievements

• Graduating from UCT with a Major in Mathematics and specializations in Actuarial Science and Quantitative Finance and being on the Dean's Merit List.

• All "A"s in my A level examinations, 2010.

• I was Teach Me 2 Tutor of the Year for 2019

Subjects

  • University Tutoring

Accounting

First Year

I excelled in all of my Financial Accounting courses with distinction from the University of Cape Town. I enjoy tutoring Accounting and I am confident in my ability to assist.

Financial Reporting

First Year

I am able to tutor Financial Reporting at first year level. I know the challenges that can come with this subject and so would enjoy helping others to overcome them.

Introduction to Actuarial Science

First Year

I completed this course at UCT and have tutored it since. I am now an Actuarial Consultant in a full time capacity, which gives me an even greater insight into the actuarial space.

Mathematics

First Year - Third Year

I completed Mathematics 1 and Mathematics 2 from the University of Cape Town. I also completed a major in Mathematics (2013). I received distinctions in these modules and have extensive tutoring experience.

Calculus

First Year - Third Year

I hold a degree in Mathematics and make use of the skills in my consulting work. I have also been tutoring these concepts for over half a decade with great improvements observed for students.

Macro Economics

First Year - Second Year

I have experience in tutoring both Microeconomics and Macroeconomics having covered them and tutored them at university level.

Financial Management

First Year - Third Year

I successfully completed Corporate Financial Management as well as Secuties Management and Valuations at the University of Cape Town.

Financial Mathematics

First Year - Third Year

I completed Financial Mathematics (BUS2016H) at UCT and acquired Actuarial exemption for the course. I also completed third-year level financial mathematics and work in Finance which has helped to deepen my understanding of this subject.

Microeconomics

First Year - Second Year

I have experience in tutoring both Microeconomics and Macroeconomics having covered them and tutored them at university level.

Economics

First Year - Second Year

I have experience in tutoring both Microeconomics and Macroeconomics, having covered them at university level.

Finance

First Year - Third Year

I completed FTX2024 ( a challenging UCT module ) as well as third-year Finance, and I currently work in the industry so I am well equipped to tutor this.

Financial Accounting

First Year

Financial Accounting covered a core part of my undergraduate studies and I have experience in tutoring this subject very effectively. I've been able to help students grasp some of the more challenging elements of Financial Accounting.

Statistics

First Year - Third Year

As part of my degree and my current job, I use a lot of Mathematics, Statistics, Business Statistics, Finance and Accounting. I have also been tutoring these concepts to students ranging from first years to postgrads with great results for years now.

Business Statistics

First Year - Postgrad

As part of my degree and my current job, I use a lot of Mathematics, Statistics, Business Statistics, Finance and Accounting. I have also been tutoring these concepts to students ranging from first years to MBA with great results for years now.

Corporate Finance

First Year - Second Year

I successfully completed Corporate Financial Management at the University of Cape Town. I am strongly equipped with the skills to tutor this subject very effectively.

Theory of Interest

First Year - Fourth Year

As part of my degree and my current job, I use a lot of Mathematics, Statistics, Business Statistics, Finance and Accounting. I have also been tutoring these concepts to students ranging from first years to MBA with great results for years now.

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