Science

Fall 2014

Please note:  Science tutoring will begin the week of 9/2/14.

For additional science assistance, including an online question submission form, please go to the Science Learning Center, located in Founders 231A on the Newtown Campus or click on the following link to visit their website: Science Learning Center.

Physics

Just drop-in to the Newtown Center (L210) for tutoring. Please call 215-968-8044 with any questions or concerns. Physics Tutoring will resume in the Fall 2014 semester.

Days
Times
Physics Courses Tutored

Monday

 

8:30am-2:00pm

 PHYS 106, 121

 11:00am-11:45am

 PHYS 106, 107, 121, 122 & ENGR 222, 223

2:00pm-7:00pm

PHYS 106, 107, 121, 122 & ENGR 112, 222, 223

       Tuesday

9:30am-10:00am

PHYS 106, 121 & ENGR 112, 222, 223

10:00am-2:30pm

PHYS 106, 107, 121, 122 & ENGR 112, 222, 223 

2:30pm-3:00pm

PHYS 106, 107, 121, 122 & ENGR 112

Wednesday

Check Tutortrac 

for course availability

PHYS 106, 107, 121, 122 & ENGR 112, 222, 223

Thursday

 9:00am-11:00am

 PHYS 106, 121

11:00am-4:00pm PHYS 106, 107, 121, 122 & ENGR 112
 Friday 8:30am-1:30pm

 PHYS 106, 121 

 Chemistry

Please stop by the Newtown Center (L210), call 215-968-8044, or click on the Schedule Appointment or Appointment Request link above to make an appointment. Please stop in or call with any questions.

Days
Times
Chemistry Courses Tutored
Monday
 

9:30am-1:00pm 

CHEM 100, 101, 102, 121

1:00pm-6:00pm

All CHEM courses

Tuesday
 

 11:30am-2:30pm

CHEM 100, 101, 102

Wednesday

9:30am-1:00pm 

 CHEM 100, 101, 102, 121

Thursday

11:00am-2:00pm All CHEM courses
2:00pm-5:00pm CHEM 100, 101, 102
     

 Students are permitted to meet with a Chemistry tutor for two thirty-minute face-to-face appointments per day (Newtown only), or one face-to-face appointment and one online appointment per day (all campuses). Second appointments will be scheduled based upon availability. If you would like a second Chemistry appointment for the same class or a different class, please call the Newtown Tutoring Center at 215-968-8044 or submit the Appointment Request Form to schedule.  

Please note:  If you would like to schedule a second appointment for the same class, the appointment start time must be one hour after the first appointment’s end time. For example, if your first appointment is from 10:00am-10:30am, a second appointment can be schedule for 11:30am-12:00pm.

Chemistry Group Sessions

For a group of two or more students, an hour long tutoring session may be requested. Please call 215-968-8044 or stop into L210 to make an appointment.

Upper Bucks Campus: Please stop by the Library, call 215-968-8044, or click on the Schedule Appointment or Appointment Request link above to make an appointment.  The Tutoring Center at UBC is located in the North Building, Room 003. Please call 215.258.7721 if you have any questions or if you need further assistance.

        Days         
               Times                 
             Chemistry Courses Tutored             
Tuesday
 12:00pm-2:00pm  CHEM 100, 101, 102, 121, & 221
 Wednesday
 1:30pm-3:30pm CHEM 100, 101, 102, 121, & 221

Lower Bucks Campus: Please stop by the Library, call 215-968-8044, or click on the Schedule Appointment or Appointment Request link above to make an appointment.  Please call 267.685.4825 if you have any questions or if you need further assistance.

 

        Days         
               Times                 
             Chemistry Courses Tutored             
Monday  12:00pm-2:00pm   CHEM 100, 101, 102
 Tuesday
 4:00pm-6:00pm   CHEM 100, 101, 102

Online Chemistry

Day Time Classes Tutored
Tuesday 6:30pm-9:30pm  All CHEM Courses

Friday

 6:00pm-8:00pm  All CHEM Courses

Biology

Please stop by the Newtown Center (L210), call 215-968-8044, or click on the Appointment Request link above to make an appointment. Please stop in or call with any questions. Biology tutoring will resume for the Fall 2014 semester.
 
DayTimeClasses Tutored
 Monday  9:30am-1:00pm BIO 101, 121
  1:00pm-6:00pm BIO 101, 102, 115, 121, 122 181, 182, 228, & WLPNP1150
 Tuesday 11:30am-2:30pm BIO 101, 102, 115, 121, 122 181, 182, 228, & WLPNP1150
 Wednesday  9:30am-1:00pm BIO 101, 121
 Thursday  11:00am-6:00pm BIO 101, 102, 115, 121, 122 181, 182, 228, & WLPNP1150
 

Students are permitted to meet with a Biology tutor for two thirty-minute face-to-face appointments per day (Newtown only), or one face-to-face appointment and one online appointment per day (all campuses). Second appointments will be scheduled based upon availability. If you would like a second Biology appointment for the same class or a different class, please call the Newtown Tutoring Center at 215-968-8044 or submit the Appointment Request Form to schedule.  

Please note:  If you would like to schedule a second appointment for the same class, the appointment start time must be one hour after the first appointment’s end time. For example, if your first appointment is from 10:00am-10:30am, a second appointment can be schedule for 11:30am-12:00pm.

Biology Group Sessions

For a group of two or more students, an hour long tutoring session may be requested. Please call 215-968-8044 or stop by the Center.

Upper Bucks Campus: The Tutoring Center at UBC is located in the Library. Please call 267.685.4825 if you have any questions or if you need further assistance. Biology sessions will resume for the Fall 2014 semester.

        Days         
               Times                 
             Biology Courses Tutored             
 Tuesday 12:00pm-2:00pm  All BIOL courses & WLPNP1150
 Wednesday 1:30pm-3:30pm   All BIOL courses & WLPNP1150

Lower Bucks Campus: The Tutoring Center at LBC is located in the Library. Please call 267.685.4825 if you have any questions or if you need further assistance. Biology sessions will resume for the Fall 2014 semester.

        Days         
               Times                 
             Biology Courses Tutored             
 Monday 12:00pm-2:00pm  BIO 101, 102, 115, 121, 122, 181, 182, 228, & WLPNP1150
Tuesday 4:00pm-6:00pm  BIO 101, 102, 115, 121, 122, 181, 182, 228, & WLPNP1150

Online Biology Sessions


Please stop by the Newtown Center (L210), call 215-968-8044, or click on the Schedule Appointment or Appointment Request link above to make an appointment.

DayTimeClasses Tutored
 Tuesday  6:30pm-9:30pm BIO 101, 115, 121, 122 181, 182, & WLPNP1150
 Friday  6:00pm-8:00pm BIO 101, 115, 121, 122 181, 182, & WLPNP1150

What We Can Do

  • help you utilize your physics, chemistry, or biology text, class notes, and homework assignments
  • help you to learn how to read, interpret, and set up a physics, chemistry, or biology problem or equation
  • help you get started on a homework assignment
  • help you solve a difficult homework problem
  • help you understand a particular concept
  • help you understand pre-lab and lab assignments
  • help you to improve your physics, chemistry, or biology note-taking skills
  • help you focus on and interrelate the various topics covered in your course
  • help you learn how to prepare for a physics, chemistry, or biology test
  • help you devise a strategy for taking a physics, chemistry, or biology test

What We Can't Do

  • be of much help if you come to the Center the day of your test or the day your lab is due
  • do your homework or lab for you
  • be of any assistance with a take-home test
  • take the place of going to class
  • guarantee that you will get good grades
  • tutor for placement or standardized tests