You will develop advanced knowledge of the language, preparing for the IELTS examination necessary to enter universities. This course is equivalent to the Council of Europe Language B1 / B2.
The Intensive IELTS sessions are designed to help you improve your speaking and listening, reading and writing skills as well as improving your exam technique. You will study a variety of relevant topics and build on your knowledge of grammar in order to improve your IELTS score.
You will attend 2 classes per week in addition to your General English classes and will be required to study outside of the classroom too.
You will be able to focus on developing one or all of your skills depending on your requirements, and will be tested accordingly to identify your current strengths and weaknesses.
Please note that classes will include students of mixed ability levels.
Monday – Friday; 9am - 12.15pm
Monday - Thursday; 1pm -2.30pm
Wednesdays and Fridays; 2.45pm – 4.15pm
Please note that this course does not offer an IELTS examination. You will need to register with an accredited IELTS examination centre on your own initiative.
Hard working students should expect to improve their IELTS by 0.5 for every three months of study. For example, a student studying hard for six months could improve from IELTS 5.0 to 6.0 and access university.
This course is aimed at students looking to enter universities or needing IELTS qualifications to confirm their level of English on an international scale.
These classes are mainly intended for students who normally live outside of the UK and speak a language other than English at home.