Ivy League educated formal logic and philosophy tutor
Ivy League educated formal logic and philosophy tutor
I have two and a half years as a group and online tutor for introductory biology at De Anza Community College and three years’ experience as a freelance formal logic (propositional and predicate logic) tutor while attending Columbia University. I graduated Summa Cum Laude in May 2018 with a B.A. in philosophy, receiving departmental honors. I have long experience throughout my academic career of writing argumentative and philosophical essays. My expertise are with argument structure,...
I have two and a half years as a group and online tutor for introductory biology at De Anza Community College and three years’ experience as a freelance formal logic (propositional and predicate logic) tutor while attending Columbia University. I graduated Summa Cum Laude in May 2018 with a B.A. in philosophy, receiving departmental honors. I have long experience throughout my academic career of writing argumentative and philosophical essays. My expertise are with argument structure, content, and logic.
I am currently taking a gap year before embarking on PhD in philosophy.
I have over three years of experience tutoring both sentential (propositional) logic and predicate (first order) logic at an advanced college level. I have experience with several methods of proof as well as syntax, semantics and symbolization.
I am also very familiar with all the logic courses being taught at De Anza.
I have written countless argumentative and philosophical essays over the last 6 years in addition to acting as an editor and argument couch at the college level. I have received exceptional scores on the reading section of both the SAT and GRE.
If you have any questions about exactly how I can help you improve any area of writing, reading, or logic, don't hesitate to contact me to work out a customized schedule and lessen plan.
Chris has provided examples of their subject expertise by answering 1 question submitted by students on Wyzant’s Ask an Expert.
Experienced in Logic and knows how to teach it intuitively.
Chris is knowledgeable about different logical systems. He helps you understand why the rules of formal logic are there instead of just memorizing them. Provides tips on how to approach proofs. Overall I am satisfied with his tutoring and highly recommend.Salman, 21 lessons with Chris
Chris is a very knowledgeable person and he teaches the material really well. He provides examples to help learn the material more and as an all around great person! Highly recommend!Dylan, 2 lessons with Chris
Intro to Logic
Extremely helpful with my Intro to Logic homework. He is patient and he breaks it down to where anyone can understand the material. Thank you very much Chris!!!Squishi, 3 lessons with Chris
Very Helpful, Expert Philosopher
Chris helped me clarify the core logic (and how to object to it) for my Political Philosophy term paper. As always, he was sharp, assuring and helpful with his feedback. He has a strong grasp of many different sub-fields within philosophy!Libi, 1 lesson with Chris
Very grateful to Chris
Chris was great and I'm really grateful that our paths crossed. He knows philosophy and does well at explaining it in terms that I can relate to and understand. I have a very short amount of time to grasp some bigger (to me) concepts and I definitely recommend Chris if you're needing philosophy help.Genevieve, 5 lessons with Chris
Best tutor I’ve ever had!
Chris is awesome and patient! He really knows his Logic. Thanks again Chris! If it wasn’t for you I wouldn’t have passed my final. I would definitely recommend working with himSteven, 2 lessons with Chris
Knowledgeable and patient tutor
Chris is a great tutor. He helped me through some tough times in Logic class. He is super smart and an excellent teacher. Highly recommended. If you are a person that needs tutoring in any type of Philosophy Chris is the person you want to hireJim, 4 lessons with Chris
Exceeded my expectation!
Chris is great tutor and I highly recomend his lessons. I’m having a difficulty in my logic course and Chris have been a great help. He is patient and takes time explaining all aspects of my exercises step by step. I feel very comfortable in his presence and it is a pleasure to learn his techniques and to listen to his great advice. Exceeded my expectation!Laurice, 4 lessons with Chris
Straightforward, knowledgable, and patient
I needed help with some propositional derivations for my logic course, and I was having a really hard time understanding/solving it. Chris was able to help me in just one session and was very straightforward with the process, which I appreciate, and knowledgable on the subject. He explained all the rules in a way that was easy to understand and retain. Super chill, kind and understanding, 10/10 would recommend and work with again (: Thank you, Chris!!Charlotte, 1 lesson with Chris
Kept It Simple - Logic Proofs!
Chris was able to break down the methodology of the proofs in a very simple and succinct manner that assisted me in better understanding the logic behind the rules and how to apply them. Chris also took the time to review a couple of proof exercises to assist me in validating that I was grasping the concepts for an upcoming exam. Thank you, Chris.Lou, 1 lesson with Chris
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