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Online Tutoring

Sunday, December 15, 2019

Accessing Online Tutoring

  1. Login to Blackboard (all currently enrolled students have access) with your campus email/portal user name and password.
  2. Under My Courses, select LAC Online Tutoring.
  3. In the column to the left, select Blackboard Collaborate.
  4. Click on the link (session) with the tutor's name and subject. (Make sure the correct session and time selected are correct.)
  5. Click the "Join" tab.
  6. Once you have joined the session, click the audio icon at the bottom of the page to enable sound.
  7. Wait for the tutor to welcome you to his/her session.

UA-PTC Student

The Learning Assistance Center is proud to offer free online tutoring services to all currently enrolled UA-PTC students by providing the same level of excellence given our on-campus students. The online tutors assisting students are a combination of students recommended by their instructors, retired instructors, teachers from the community, and current instructors of the college.

Currently, the following subjects are available for fall 2019 online tutoring:

English and Literature 

Tutoring Hours for English and Literature:

Saturday: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 4-7 p.m.

Sunday: 4-8 p.m.

English and Literature online tutors are available to assist with:

  • Composition Review
  • English Composition I and II
  • World Literature
  • American Literature
  • Speech
  • Creative Writing
  • Writing Assistance
  • Format Assistance with MLA, APA, Chicago and CBE
  • Writing Assistance
  • Basic Editing

Writing assignments will need to be emailed to [email protected] in PDF format. While tutors can help with grammar, they cannot proofread entire writing assignments but can answer specific questions.

Math and Science

Tutoring Hours for Math and Science:

Saturday: 5-8 p.m.

Sunday: 4-8 p.m.

Math and Science online tutors are available to assist with:

  • Foundations of Algebra
  • Transitional Algebra
  • College Algebra
  • Physical Science
  • Fundamental Chemistry
  • *Mathematical Reasoning
  • *Trigonometry
  • *Calculus Series
  • Technical Mathematics
  • Intro to Stats and Probability

Math and Science tutors will be happy to answer any specific questions but they cannot assist with entire homework assignments.

If you have any questions about the Learning Assistance Center's Online Tutoring Services, visit our frequently asked questions page or contact Terry Brown.

Hours listed above are subject to change. Current as of August 15, 2019.

Frequently Asked Questions

If you have any questions about the Learning Assistance Center's Online Tutoring Services, visit our frequently asked questions page. If your question is not answered on this page, please don't hesitate to contact the LAC Coordinator Terry Brown at [email protected] or call (501) 812-2266.