Course overview

Are you looking to take an International English Language Testing System (IELTS) exam in writing skills? Are you looking to improve your understanding of what is required to undertake an IELTS exam to help with your work or study, then this course is for you. The exam is designed to help people who want to study or work where English is the native language (UK, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand). This is an introductory course in preparation for the exam. You can progress to other IELTS courses in that you may be interested in taking to make further progress.

Course description

This course is for people who would like to improve their English language writing skills to help with their work or study. The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is designed to help people work, study or migrate to a country where English is the native language. This includes countries such as Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the UK and USA. IELTS is an internationally recognised test for determining the English proficiency of non-native English speakers.

The IELTS course is intensive and advanced, focusing on all of the skills you need to improving your vocabulary, grammar, sentence construction, text analysis and writing skills. You will concentrate on developing effective IELTS examination techniques do regular examination question practice, including a mid-course practice exam, and receive regular feedback to help improve your skills and understanding of what is required.

Access to a laptop, or tablet, and the internet is needed to access the weekly online group learning sessions.

You will also need a minimum of Level 3 English to participate in this course. If you have not already had a skills assessment to check your English level we can arrange this and refer you to suitable preparation courses so that you can reach this level.

What financial support is available?

We don't want anything to stand in your way when it comes to bringing Adult learning within reach so if you need anything to support you to achieve your goals then speak to one of our education experts during your enrolment journey. Most of our courses are government funded but if you don't qualify or need alternative financial help to access them then let us know.

What other support is available?

All of our digital content, teaching and learning activities and assessments are designed to be accessible so if you need any additional support you can discuss this with the education experts during your enrolment journey and we will do all we can to make sure you have optimal access.

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