IELTS

IELTS is the world's most popular English language test for those wanting to study in higher education in an English-speaking country. This course will prepare you to take the IELTS Academic Test with confidence. The IELTS course offers a comprehensive introduction to the IELTS test. Like the test itself, course content is organized into the four main skill areas: Speaking, Listening, Reading, and Writing. Each section of this course includes engaging multimedia presentations and course modules reviewing key test-taking skills, strategies and techniques.

In each of the four test areas, course participants will be given information about the format of the test, as well as advice about the skills and strategies that will be useful when taking the test. Interactive practice activities are provided so that participants can practise those skills and strategies in order to feel better prepared for the IELTS test.

Realistic IELTS-style practice test materials give course participants the chance to test their skills and get a taste of what it is like to take the IELTS test. The course features an extensive bank of video and audio resources which are used to support the learning program.

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

In this course you will:

  • Learn about the IELTS test procedure and format
  • Learn useful test-taking strategies and skills for the IELTS Academic Tests
  • Practise and develop skills and strategies by completing IELTS-style practice tests in reading, listening, speaking and writing
  • Develop your reading, writing, listening and speaking skills

Duration of total course is 8 weeks and students can pick specific concentration of the area that they need concentration in eg. speaking etc,  The duration and frequency of classes depends on the proficiency level that will be determined in the diagnostic testing. 

diagnostic testing and analysis of result is free

+ Listening

Introduction

  • Facts about the listening test
  • What the listening test assesses
  • Listening for the main idea
  • Listening for factual information in the conversation
  • Understanding speakers’ varying accents
  • Understanding speakers’ responses and attitudes

Listening Strategies

  • Before listening strategies
  • Using audio instructions and predicting while listening
  • After listening strategies
  • Checking and transferring Answers

Conversations

  • Listening for synonyms of keywords
  • Form completion skills
  • Listeing for contexual clues
  • Identifying paraphrases
  • Understanding the question labelling a diagram, plan or map skills
  • Academic Discussions
  • Recognising Opinion and Attitude
  • Academic Monologue - Notes Completion

+ Speaking

  • An introduction to the speaking test the interview - Part 1 & Part 2
  • The introduction focus on grammar
  • Likes and dislikes focus on fluency
  • Extending your answer focus on vocabulary
  • Showing range of focus on pronunciation
  • Organizing your talk
  • The discussion focus on fluency
  • Extending your answers
  • Focus on targetted vocabulary
  • Discussion topics
  • Focus on Grammar: Past, Present, Future
  • Focus on pronunciation
  • Clarity of speech
  • Fluency of speech

+ Reading

  • An introduction to reading what the reading test assesses
  • Distinguishing between fact and opinion spelling and grammar
  • Distinguishing main ideas from supporting details
  • Reading Skills & Strategies: Skimming and Scanning
  • Identifying Paraphrase
  • Identifying Reference Short Answer and Sentence Completion
  • Comprehension skills
  • Labelling
  • Summary Tasks Notes/Table/Flow Chart Completion
  • Identifying information,views,and claims
  • True, false, not given classification
  • Matching reading practice test

+ Writing

  • An introduction about the Writing Test
  • Introduction to Writing Task 1: Visuals
  • Understanding Task 1 Questions
  • Topic and Overview
  • Analysing and describing key features
  • Focus on Language: Describing Data
  • Skills Focus: Selecting and Grouping Information
  • Introduction to Writing Task 2
  • Getting Started with Task 2: question qnalysis, brainstorming and planning practice
  • Paragraph Structure
  • Writing the Introduction
  • Grammar Focus: Complex Sentences
  • The Essay Body
  • Skills Focus: Coherence and Cohesion Practice
  • Writing the Conclusion

+ Fees & Courses

IELTS Review Course

Duration: 2 Weeks

Days: Monday-Thursday

Duration of class: 2 hours

Total hours of instruction: 16 hours

Fee: Rs 5000

This course is designed for those students who already have studied for IELTS and need a refresher course. Its also meant for those students who have taken IELTS examination but have not been able to achieve their required score. This course has several mock tests that the student undertakes before the exam.

IELTS Weekend Course 1 Duration: 6 weeks Days: Friday & Saturday Instruction: 24 hours Duration of class: 2 hours Fee: Rs 8,000

This course is designed for those professionals or students who would like to utilize the weekend to study for the IELTS. All modules for the test are covered in this course. Modules of the course will be recommended according to the needs of the student. According to diagnostic testing if there is a certain weakness in the performance remedial modules will be included in the course.

IELTS Weekend Course II

Duration of course: 6 weeks

Duration of class: 2 hours

Days: Friday, Saturday & Sunday

Instruction: 36 hours

Fee: Rs 12,000

This ia a more intense course than Weekend Course I and this course covers more than our regular weekend course. Regular needs-analysis of the students will be done and the course path will be determined accordingly. There are many mock tests that the student sits for before taking the actual IELTS exam.

IELTS Regular Course

Duration of course: 8 weeks

Duration of class: 2 hours

Days: Monday-Thursday

Instruction: 64 hours of Instruction

Fee: Rs 10,000

This a regular course that covers the preparation of the complete IELTS test. It covers all the modules in detail. The course is adaptive in nature and is shaped according to the needs of the student. There are frequent mock tests to gauge the level of the student and to teach or reteach the module accordingly. This course provides more intense one-to-one instruction.

All of our course provide the following:

  • Learning style analysis and consultation on the best learning strategies for the individual

  • Test taking strategies

  • Mock Tests