Free online course: Understanding IELTS

Understanding IELTS: Techniques for English Language Tests

The popular IELTS MOOC is back! The eleventh run of the IELTS MOOC, Understanding IELTS: Techniques for English Language Tests will start end of this month.

Anyone thinking about taking an English language test will find this course particularly useful, but all English language learners will benefit from the tips and advice given in the course.

Our free six week IELTS online preparation course will take you through each stage of the IELTS test – reading, writing, speaking and listening. At each stage there will be advice from our video tutor and a team of experienced IELTS educators. You will also be asked to share your experiences, tips and opinions with other learners.

The course starts on 22 October 2018, and will run for a duration of six weeks (i.e. from 22 October – 02 December 2018) covering the following key IELTS topics:

  • Week 1 – Meet the Educators and share your feelings about exams. Get an overview of IELTS
  • Week 2 – Speaking – tips to improve your Speaking. An opportunity to understand the Speaking assessment criteria.
  • Week 3 – Listening
  • Week 4 – Writing – General Training- tips to improve your writing - listen to a teacher giving feedback on a student’s writing
  • Week 5 – Reading
  • Week 6 – Academic Writing - tips on what many people find to be the most challenging part of the IELTS test

Please note that you can register for free throughout the duration of the course, and can access previous sessions on demand.