I am a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy in recognition of both my extensive teaching experience and of my role as Director of the Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education at King's College. This programme was aimed at lecturers and teaching staff with the objective of improving teaching at the College and other UK universities.
I have been a lecturer and researcher in a variety of universities, including LSE, Cambridge, UCL, and King's College London for over 12 years. I also have over 5 years of private tutoring experience
I have the academic knowledge and experience to be able to utilise a variety of teaching methods and approaches which are more suited to each individual tutee and academic context.
Undergraduate, Postgraduate, PhD:
Sociology, education, social theory, politics, psychology, media studies, business and management, project management
Social Research Methods
' I received a distinction in my dissertation so will get the distinction overall! Thank you for all your help with it, was incredibly useful at every stage :) Sophia, MSc Global Politics, Dept of Government, LSE
Frederico is a very intelligent tutor, who makes our sessions engaging. His ability to provide constructive feedback on a wide range of topics has been key to my intellectual development. I would recommend him to anyone who wants to reach their academic goals. Kemi, Ba Humanities, Cambridge University and MSc Public Policy, LSE
"Hi Frederico, I can't believe it, I got my first 70, and the only one in my class!! Thank you so much for your amazing tuition and support." Milly, MA Music Therapy, Department of Psychology, University of Roehampton
5 stars! Frederico is great! Carlos, BSc Social Sciences, UCL
Hi Frederico, Just wanted to let you know that I've received my dissertation results today, and I've received a Distinction! Thank you for all your support, I've never had a private tutor before at this level, your advice and positivity have given me the confidence to produce good quality work. If I ever decide to continue onto a PhD I'll no doubt be contacting you! Barbara, MSc in Project Management, Westminster University
"Dear Frederico, I have great news about my dissertation which I wanted to share with you. Today I received the result of my dissertation and I got a 74. I am really thankful for your help. Thanks to you, my dissertation got a distinction. Thanks again!" Ava, MSc International Economics, Banking and Finance, Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University
PhD Sociology (UCL)
Postgraduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education (UCL)
MSc Political Sociology (LSE)
BSc Organisational Sociology (Minho, Portugal)