Joshua J.


Joshua J.

Tutor

Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Will travel 5 miles

$30 per hour.

3.67 3 ratings

Well-Rounded Tutor Specializing in Physics, Astronomy and Algebra

Hey, I'm Josh! I'm a student at the University of Alabama with a major in Astrophysics and a minor in Mathematics. As any student who's had the college experience will tell you, the quality of the professor is perhaps the most important part of the learning experience. Are their lessons engaging and captivating? Can they grab and keep the attention of their students? Do they have enough personality? From my observations of what makes or breaks a good instructor, I seek to make a learning envi... [more]


Algebra 1

I am a minor in Mathematics at the University of Alabama, and have applied the use of mathematics, especially algebra, in my work as a major in Astrophysics. I was a member of the Mu Alpha Theta math honor society, and have experience in math tutoring through the organization.


Algebra 2

I am a minor in Mathematics at the University of Alabama, and have applied the use of mathematics, especially algebra, in my work as a major in Astrophysics. I was a member of the Mu Alpha Theta math honor society, and have experience in math tutoring through the organization.


Geometry

I am a minor in Mathematics at the University of Alabama, and have applied the use of mathematics in my work as a major in Astrophysics, including Geometry. I was a member of the Mu Alpha Theta math honor society, and have experience in math tutoring through the organization.


Physics

I am a major in Astrophysics, and have extensive knowledge and experience in both the conceptual and mathematical elements of mechanical and electromagnetic physics. I have worked for three years as an undergraduate TA in the University of Alabama Department of Physics & Astronomy, and have experience tutoring students both one-on-one and in groups in these subjects.


Precalculus

I am a minor in Mathematics at the University of Alabama, and have applied the use of mathematics in my work as a major in Astrophysics, particularly Pre-Cal level Algebra and Trigonometry. I was a member of the Mu Alpha Theta math honor society, and have experience in math tutoring through the organization.


Latin

I have a total of 5 years of education in Latin up to a college level, and have a good knowledge of grammar, syntax, and vocabulary. I was also a member of my high school's chapter of the Florida Junior Classical League, and have competed at a regional, state, and national level.


Music Theory

I have been a dedicated music student for well over 10 years now, having participated in band and chorus. As such, I have substantial experience reading, performing, and even writing music. I have arranged and composed numerous works of music for band, and was awarded the Mira Award for Music Composition my senior year of high school for my first original work.


Trigonometry

I am a minor in Mathematics at the University of Alabama, and have applied the use of mathematics, including advanced Trigonometry, in my work as a major in Astrophysics. I was a member of the Mu Alpha Theta math honor society, and have experience in math tutoring through the organization.


Astronomy

I am a major in Astrophysics, and have extensive knowledge and experience in both the conceptual and mathematical elements of Astronomy. I have worked for three years as an undergraduate TA in the University of Alabama Department of Physics & Astronomy, and have experience tutoring students both one-on-one and in groups in these subjects.


Voice (Music)

I have been a trained singer as part of a choir and on an individual level for well over ten years. I was in the highest level choral classes in middle and high school, and also performed as both an instrumentalist and a vocalist for jazz ensemble in high school. I performed as part of the all-county chorus every single year of middle and high school, and earned a total of five superior ratings at solo & ensemble contest over the course of my schooling.


Trumpet

I have been playing trumpet in a band setting for over 9 years now, having started in middle school and have continued playing into my college years. I have performed as part of a concert band, marching band, and jazz ensemble. I performed twice as part of the all-county concert band, received superior ratings in solo & ensemble contest two years in a row, and in my senior year of high school, served as trumpet section leader.