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Shi Sum offers a discount of 50% on their first / introductory lesson!

Maths

Hourly RateOnline Lessons
Hourly Rate
Primary £25.00£20.00
Secondary £25.00£20.00
GCSE £30.00£24.00

Mandarin

Hourly RateOnline Lessons
Hourly Rate
Primary £25.00£20.00
Secondary £25.00£20.00
Casual Learner £35.00£28.00

Cantonese

Hourly RateOnline Lessons
Hourly Rate
Primary £25.00£20.00
Secondary £25.00£20.00
GCSE £30.00£24.00
A-Level £35.00£28.00
University £40.00£32.00
Casual Learner £35.00£28.00

Entrance Exams

Hourly RateOnline Lessons
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University £40.00£32.00
Casual Learner £35.00£28.00

Medicine

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University £40.00£32.00

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Personal Description:

Currently works as a Junior Medical Doctor at Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge University Hospital.

Originally from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, I've moved to the UK for medical school study and training. Speaks English, Cantonese, and Mandarin. Obtained 11As in GCSE and Cambridge A-levels 4A* in Biology, Chemistry, Maths and Physics.

Completed the entrance exam for Royal College of Surgeon of England (MRCS part A and B) in the first year of medical training. Currently on a part time Master Course for Surgical Sciences with the University of Edinburgh.

Publications available to view on PubMed/ResearchGate.

Have a passion in teaching, classical art, and music.

Tutoring Experience:

Appointed by the University of Cambridge Clinical School as a clinical supervisor for Cambridge Medical Students.

Recently been accepted as the Associate Fellow of Higher Education Academy (HEA) due to active involvement in the teaching of medical students and involvement in the curriculum of medical education.

National trainer for MRCS examination/OSCE ( Part A/B), tutor trainee in Cardiff MRCS part B revision course.

Tutoring Approach:

Flexible, tailored according to the needs of students to meet the predefined objectives, tutee-oriented.

Offers in person tuition (weekend) or online tuition (weekday/weekend).

Offers OSCE practice/stimulation/mock for medical finals/MRCS exam

Firmly believes 'It's not what a teacher teaches that matters, it's what the students learnt'.

Native Language: English (American)
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)

Qualifications:

  • University of Edinburgh (2019) - Master in Surgical Science ( in progress). 1st year result: DIstinction (Masters) (in progress)
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England (2017) - MRCS (Professional) (✘ Not On File)
  • University of Liverpool (2016) - MBChB (Bachelors) (✘ Not On File)
  • Cambridge A-level (2011) - A-levels: A* in Biology, Chemistry, Maths and Physics (College) (✘ Not On File)

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