Mathematics is a subject that needs fluid practice. This is very applicable to higher education mathematics: it comes with an extensive curriculum, and without practice, it will be harder for students to get a good score.

# What is the disadvantage of math?

Mathematics is a subject that needs fluid practice. This is very applicable to higher education mathematics: it comes with an extensive curriculum, and without practice, it will be harder for students to get a good score.

Shahid Lakha20/09/20230 minutes 11, seconds read##### Shahid Lakha

Shahid Lakha is a seasoned educational consultant with a rich history in the independent education sector and EdTech. With a solid background in Physics, Shahid has cultivated a career that spans tutoring, consulting, and entrepreneurship. As an Educational Consultant at Spires Online Tutoring since October 2016, he has been instrumental in fostering educational excellence in the online tutoring space. Shahid is also the founder and director of Specialist Science Tutors, a tutoring agency based in West London, where he has successfully managed various facets of the business, including marketing, web design, and client relationships. His dedication to education is further evidenced by his role as a self-employed tutor, where he has been teaching Maths, Physics, and Engineering to students up to university level since September 2011. Shahid holds a Master of Science in Photon Science from the University of Manchester and a Bachelor of Science in Physics from the University of Bath.

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