Dr Mark S. Brown

PhD MRes MPhys

Independent Private Education since 2014

University degrees from Manchester, Cambridge & UCL

Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science & Programming

Private Tuition

Home Tuition

Price

from

£60

per hour

Enhanced DBS

Based in Ealing, London

What is your experience?

I have been a full-time tutor since 2014. In that time I have taught in excess of 3,000 hours. I have tutored students across School, College and University. Customer Testimonials from prior clients are available. I have a valid DBS and I am registered with the DBS Update Service.

What is your education?

I have the following University degrees

  1. Masters in Physics (MPhys) from the University of Manchester
  2. Masters of Research in Photonic Systems Development (MRes) from the University of Cambridge
  3. Doctor of Philosophy in the Timing Performance of Scintillator Detectors (PhD) from University College London

What do you teach?

Subject Qualifications
Physics KS4, GCSE, A-Level, IB, Undergraduate
Mathematics KS4, GCSE, A-Level, IB
Computer Science
Python Aged 11 and older

What is your availability?

Day Morning Afternoon Evening
Mon Off
Tues Available
Wed
Thurs
Fri
Sat Available Online Off
Sun Off

Where do you Teach?

image of London showing areas of West, North and Central London highlighted indicating area available for tuition

Areas Served : Richmond, Kew, Twickenham, Boston Manor, Ealing, Southall, Chiswick, Hammersmith, Chelsea, Kensington, Westminster, Camden, Kensal Green, Kilburn, West Hampstead, The City, Barnes, Putney, Earls Court

If you area isn't covered, please contact me to discuss travel distances and your needs at enquiries@markbrowntuition.co.uk.

How much do you Charge ?

I charge £60 per hour for home tuition, for clients within the area described above.

Additional charges are made for sessions taking place outside of this area.

Initial sessions are paid in cash or bank transfer. Regular clients are charged half-termly for scheduled sessions in advanced. Please note, I operate a 48 hour cancellation policy. Sessions cancelled within this time, will be charged at the full rate.

Online Tuition

Price

from

£50

per hour

High Tech

Available

9am → 9pm

(BST)

What is online tuition?

Sessions take place over the Internet using your phone, tablet or computer. These can take place wherever - home, travelling, a coffee shop - Wherever is good for you.

What are the advantages of online classes?

Online sessions offer the flexibility of high quality tuition at a time that suits you.

Firstly students can record the audio and save the notes used during the session. This is excellent for future review. Secondly sessions can take place whenever a student has availability, even before school! For students travelling, this can be a valuable way of keeping up to speed with school work.

What tools you do you use?

All sessions take place using Zoom, free telephony software using Bitpaper, a whiteboard tool. Programming classes make use of the code sharing ability of Microsoft VS Code.

I have a pen & tablet connected to my laptop, allowing me to draw detailed diagrams, mathematics and graphs for my students in real time.

What do you teach?

Subject Qualifications
Physics KS4, GCSE, A-Level, IB, Undergraduate
Mathematics KS4, GCSE, A-Level, IB
Computer Science
Python Aged 11 and older

How much do you charge?

All online classes are charged at £50 per hour and are paid by bank transfer. Please note, I operate a 48 hour cancellation policy. Sessions cancelled within this time, will be charged at the full rate.

Adult Tuition

Price

from

£80

per hour

Daytime Slots Available

Experienced Python Tutor

What do you teach?

I can teach programming using Python to beginners looking for support. Whether that is with University coding projects or learning new skills to gain an edge for the workplace. Materials will be tailored to your needs. Example projects include :

  • Automate report writing by connecting Python to Microsoft Excel
  • Scripts to monitor emails for keywords and automatically flag important content.
  • Introduction to responsive website design

I can take students from no previous experience right through to building useful tools for their needs.

How much do you charge?

I charge £80 per hour for adult programming tuition, for clients within the area described above.

Additional charges are made for sessions taking place outside of this area.

Initial sessions are paid in cash or bank transfer. Regular clients are charged half-termly for scheduled sessions in advanced. Please note, I operate a 48 hour cancellation policy. Sessions cancelled within this time, will be charged at the full rate.

Where do you Teach?

image of London showing areas of West, North and Central London highlighted indicating area available for tuition

Areas Served : Richmond, Kew, Twickenham, Boston Manor, Ealing, Southall, Chiswick, Hammersmith, Chelsea, Kensington, Westminster, Camden, Kensal Green, Kilburn, West Hampstead, The City, Barnes, Putney, Earls Court

If you area isn't covered, please contact me to discuss travel distances and your needs at enquiries@markbrowntuition.co.uk.

School Interventions

Price

from

£90

per hour

Registered with the

DBS Update Service

Available at Short Notice

What services do you offer?

I can provide the following services for schools :

  • Revision sessions for Physics, Mathematics and Computer Science students at GCSE and A Level
  • Regular programming classes in Python for students from year 7 to 13
  • Coursework guidance for A-level programming projects.
  • Teaching training in programming and pedagogy underpinning programming education

How much do you charge?

I charge £90 per hour, minimum of two hours per session to any school within London. Discounts are available for regular or significant bookings. Sessions can be arranged during the holidays or term time. Free trial sessions can be provided during the Autumn term. Please contact at enquiries@markbrowntuition.co.uk for further information.

What experience do you have?

In the past I have :

  • Provided intense A-Level Physics interventions during the Easter Break for a school in West London.
  • Covered the entirity of GCSE and A level Computer Science Cohorts (year 10 to 13) at a prestigious school in Surrey, UK.
  • Taught a revision morning in programming to a year 11 GCSE Computer Science class in Surrey, UK.

References are available on request