IELTS Course

International English Language Testing System Course

Course Information

The International English language testing system (IELTS)

The International English language testing system (IELTS) is the world’s most popular English language proficiency test for higher education and global migration, with over 2.9 million tests taken in 2016.

IELTS assesses all of your English skills—reading, writing, listening and speaking, and is designed to reflect how you will use English at study, at work, and at play, in your new life abroad.

[source: https://www.ieltscanada.ca/WhatIsIELTS]

SabikaAbbas
IELTS Instructor

Sabika Abbas

Sabika Abbas is a TESL, Ontario certified ESL instructor. She is an M.Phil. in English Literature and has successfully tutored many students in achieving their linguistic pursuits. She is passionate about teaching and helping learners achieve their IELTS goal.

Course Outline / Overview

TOTAL HOURS: 30 (12 hours theory; 18 hours of practice, tests and feedback)
TIME: 9am (Batch 1) & 2pm (Batch 2)
DAYS: Mon, Tue, Wed
DURATION: 2 hours / session

COURSE PREVIEW DATES:
Aug 16, Sep 20, Oct 25, Nov 29

2020 DATES:
Aug 17-Sep 16; Sep 21-Oct 21; Oct 26-Nov 25; Nov 30-Dec 30

Week 1

  • READING - Mon Aug 17 | Sept 21 | Oct 26 | Nov 30

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  • 2 hours
  • Understanding the structure of Academic reading Strategies and parameters
  • READING - Tues Aug 18 | Sept 22 | Oct 27 | Dec 1

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  • 2 hours
  • Reading academic articles from journals, magazines, and newspapers
  • READING - Wed Aug 19 | Sept 23 | Oct 28 | Dec 2

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  • 2 hours
  • Module review; Test; Feedback

Week 2

  • LISTENING - Mon Aug 24 | Sept 28 | Nov 2 | Dec 7

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  • 2 hours
  • Understanding the structure of Academic listening Strategies and parameters
  • LISTENING - Tues Aug 25 | Sept 29 | Nov 3 | Dec 8

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  • 2 hours
  • Listening academic lectures Practice listening various accents
  • LISTENING - Wed Aug 26 | Sept 30 | Nov 4 | Dec 9

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  • 2 hours
  • Module review; Test; Feedback

Week 3

  • WRITING - Mon Aug 31 | Oct 5 | Nov 9 | Dec 14

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  • 2 hours
  • Understanding the structure of Academic writing Styles of writing Learning to write about visual information (graph/table/chart/diagram)
  • WRITING - Tues Sept 1 | Oct 6 | Nov 10 | Dec 15

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  • 2 hours
  • Grammar, vocabulary Types of essays Building an argument: Essay development
  • WRITING - Wed Sept 2 | Oct 7 | Nov 11 | Dec 15

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  • 2 hours
  • Module review; Test; Feedback

Week 4

  • SPEAKING - Mon Sept 7 | Oct 12 | Nov 16 | Dec 21

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  • 2 hours
  • Understanding the structure of academic speaking; Strategies and parameters
  • SPEAKING - Tues Sept 8 | Oct 13 | Nov 17 | Dec 22

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  • 2 hours
  • Group discussion Pronunciation and vocabulary training
  • SPEAKING - Wed Sept 9 | Oct 14 | Nov 17 | Dec 23

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  • 2 hours
  • Module review; Test; Feedback

Week 5

  • PRACTICE - Mon Sept 14 | Oct 19 | Nov 23 | Dec 28

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  • 2 hours
  • All Modules Review
  • PRACTICE - Tues Sept 15 | Oct 20 | Nov 24 | Dec 29

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  • 2 hours
  • Super Test
  • PRACTICE - Wed Sept 16 | Oct 21 | Nov 25 | Dec 30

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  • 2 hours
  • Super Test Feedback

Instructions & Material Documents

Will be provided as needed. 

IELTS Test Dates

  • August 2020

    • Thursday, 6 Aug. 2020 - Academic only
    • Saturday, 8 Aug. 2020 - Academic and General Training
    • Saturday, 22 Aug. 2020 - Academic and General Training
    • Saturday, 29 Aug. 2020 - Academic only

  • September 2020

    • Saturday, 5 Sep. 2020 - Academic only
    • Saturday, 12 Sep. 2020 - Academic and General Training
    • Thursday, 17 Sep. 2020 - Academic and General Training
    • Saturday, 26 Sep. 2020 - Academic and General Training

  • October 2020

    • Saturday, 10 Oct. 2020 - Academic only
    • Thursday, 15 Oct. 2020 - Academic and General Training
    • Saturday, 24 Oct. 2020 - Academic and General Training
    • Saturday, 31 Oct. 2020 - Academic and General Training

  • November 2020

    • Saturday, 7 Nov. 2020 - Academic only
    • Thursday, 12 Nov. 2020 - Academic and General Training
    • Saturday, 21 Nov. 2020 - Academic and General Training
    • Saturday, 28 Nov. 2020 - Academic only

  • December 2020

    • Thursday, 3 Dec. 2020 - Academic only
    • Saturday, 5 Dec. 2020 - Academic and General Training
    • Saturday, 12 Dec. 2020 - Academic only
    • Saturday, 19 Dec. 2020 - Academic and General Training

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