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Bondi Junction 
  • (2 reviews)
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Adreen
« Peter West is an incredibly talented prof, very proficient in English... More »
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Adreen
« Peter West is an incredibly talented prof, very proficient in English and literature. He is well read in political and social sciences and is abreast of the latest trends in education. Coupled with a great sense of humor. Apart from good English vocabulary, he ‘s an expert swimmer and could potentially give good swim lessons too! »
$75/h
1st lesson free!
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Lessons offered by Peter
  • Individual
Lessons can be held..
  • at their place
Subjects taught
  • ESL (English)
  • English Speaking
  • Written comprehension - English
  • Written expression - English
  • IELTS
  • English Grammar
Levels
  • All Levels

Retired Academic gives English lessons to foreign students in Sydney Eastern suburbs

Methodology

I work through conversation and interaction at a personal level as well as written communication when necessary. My lessons are aimed at giving students experience and expanding on that experience to improve vocabulary, usage and grammar. You can expect that I will correct and expand on your exisiting usage of English.

Background

I have taught in high schools and many universities mainly in Sydney and mainly in education but also in other subjects. I have qualifications in teaching English as a second language as well as a Masters and PhD in education.

Rates

Rate for a 1-hour lesson : $75/h

Details

Cancellation fee applies if not notified within 24 hours.

Lessons offered by Peter
Individual
Lessons can be held..
at their place
Subjects taught
  • ESL (English)
  • English Speaking
  • Written comprehension - English
  • Written expression - English
  • IELTS
  • English Grammar
Levels
  • All Levels

Peter's CV

Qualifications:
BA Honours II.1, USyd (1966)
Master of Education, USyd (1975)
PhD, University of Alberta (1982)
Certificate of English Language Teaching to Adults, Cambridge (1999)

Teaching experiences:
High schools in NSW
Lecturer and Senior Lecturer, University of Western Sydney (1972 - 2007)
Casual Lecturer, Australian Catholic University (2015 - )

2 reviews on Peter
  • 5/5

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2 recommendations

A
Adreen

Peter West is an incredibly talented prof, very proficient in English and literature. He is well read in political and social sciences and is abreast of the latest trends in education.
Coupled with a great sense of humor.
Apart from good English vocabulary, he ‘s an expert swimmer and could potentially give good swim lessons too!

Jeremy

Peter is a great teacher. He is excellent at correcting my spoken and written English.

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