Get ready for IELTS @home

30th November to 4th December 2020
Choose from 10:00 - 12:00 GMT or 16:00 - 18:00 GMT block



Get Ready for IELTS @home is the perfect preparation course for this internationally-recognised qualification from Cambridge Assessment, the exams division of Cambridge University - a placement exam that can be taken online. 

This one-week course is equally suitable for students aged 15+, who are taking the IELTS Academic module or IELTS UKVI test before going to boarding school in January 2021, as well as for students applying to a top-tier UK university. The course also caters for people looking to get an internationally-recognized certificate to show their level of achievement in English. 

Get Ready for IELTS @home will enhance your knowledge, confidence and skills to enable you to achieve your best results in all four modules of the exams:

  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Listening
  • Speaking

Our course is an intensive 25 hour programme in small groups of maximum 4 students. You will cover the four areas of the IELTS exam, so you become familiar with all sections of the exam and what you need to do to achieve the best results. You find how IELTS is assessed and be given tips and hints to help you. You will learn lots of useful exam techniques to get you ready for the IETLS exam. Your tutor will give you self-study tasks and plenty of practice tests for you to do at home. Naturally, you will get constructive feedback and clear understanding what to focus on.



The course will include

  • listening activities,
  • reading activities to help you develop your skimming and scanning skills,
  • vocabulary and grammar building,
  • individual tutorials and speaking practice,
  • writing practice and assessment,
  • practice exams,
  • Over 25 hours of learning
    • 24 hours - 6 hour each skill
    • 10 hours live online tuition
    • 14 hours guided self study tasks & practice exams
    • 1 hour one to one session


Methodology: Content & Language Integrated Learning (CLIL)

You will 
- enhance your content knowledge in key curriculum subjects and topics that often apear in the IETLS exams
- explore culture to get in in small online groups
- develop your cognition and higher order thinking skills (critical, logical, reflective, metacognitive and creative thinking). You will work on your learning and exam techniques to help you prepare for IELTS
- Work on your communication skills in the English langauge. For example, you need to be able to understand what the questions is asking in the exam and have good writing skills to communicate the best answer.

IELTS stands for International English Language Testing System and is designed to test the language ability of students who want to study at undergraduate or postgraduate levels, where English is used as the language of communication. Over 9000 organisations worldwide accept IELTS as proof of language ability.


Dates & Times

30th November to 4th December 2020

Time: 
Choose from 10:00 - 12:00 GMT or 16:00 - 18:00 GMT

Your online classroom will be on MS Teams and you will study in a maximum group size of 4.
 

Fees

750 GBP per course