Great Physicists: An Introduction
Intermediate Level Course
Length of Each Tutorial: 1 Hour
Recommended Age: 13-18
Course Summary: There is no better way to get a head start in preparation for a physics degree, than to explore the life and work of the greatest minds in the history of the field. This fun and intellectually stimulating course uses five famous physicists as jumping-off points for interactive tutorials with one of Canis Major’s top science tutors, who studied Philosophy of Physics at the University of Oxford.
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What You Receive
5 One-on-one Tutorials
with an Expert Tutor
Interactive and Engaging Exercises and Prompts for Further Study
Lesson Recap Booklet to Save or Print
Report Card with Personal Appraisal from Tutor
Tutors: This course is designed and taught by Mr. Benjamin Graves, one of Canis Major’s top science tutors who achieved a masters degree in Philosophy of Physics from the University of Oxford and has helped many students achieve their full potential in science and maths-related exams.
Tutorial 1: Galileo
Tutorial 2: Newton
Tutorial 3: Maxwell
Tutorial 4: Einstein
Tutorial 5: Hawking
How it Works
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We will put you in touch with the tutor(s), to schedule the hours of the course around a timetable that is convenient for you.
Your tutor is paid directly through bank transfer*
Tutorials are completed
Student receives an e-certificate and report card
*please note that course fees must be paid in full before the second tutorial has been completed after which refunds cannot be given.
This course is intended to expand a student’s understanding of the topic, cultivate crucial academic skills, and serve as a demonstration of their commitment to learning and capacity for autodidactic study. It is thus the ideal complement to a university application; it cannot be substituted for any necessary element of an application, but it may enhance a student’s overall portfolio. The tutor’s comments in the personalised report received upon completion of the course may be used as references or quotes in an application process.