Preparatory Course for International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is a system which tests the ability of candidates to communicate in the English language across the four key components of language use – listening, reading, writing and speaking. Certification in the IELTS may be especially useful for those who may intend to study or work in a place where English is the major lingua franca used. The Academy aims to deliver the IELTS preparatory course in a manner which zeroes in on basic conversational skills and expressions, basic listening comprehension, reading and writing of simple vocabulary and phrases for interaction purposes, all of which fully prepares the candidate to fulfil the four key requirements of the IELTS, and acquire the expected proficiency level in the language. Students looking for international recognition and certification of their proficiency of the English language are strongly recommended to join us for this course.
Course Intake: Monthly
Course Duration: 12 Weeks (Full-Time)
Course Delivery Method: Classroom Teaching
Lesson Hours: Mondays to Fridays, 8.30am to 11.30am and 12.30pm to 3.30pm
Total Contact Hours: 360 contact hours (3 hours per lesson)
Lesson Venue: 12 Kallang Avenue #03-11/12/13/14, Aperia, Singapore 339511
Preparatory Course for IELTS
3-Month (12-Week) Programme
|This course covers the four aspects of Communications Listening, Reading, Writing, Speaking which are also the sections tested in the IELTS. Students will be guided in achieving proficiency in the language and preparation for the test. Lessons will include:
By the end of the course, students will be able to sit for the IELTS examination.
- Be at least 15 years of age
- Sit for a placement test to determine suitability
Mode of Assessment
All internal examinations will be in the form of written papers. A total of 2 Continual Assessments will be conducted. Student will need to register and sit for the external IELTS examination
Requirements for Completion of Course
- Local Students (Singaporeans and Singapore Permanent Residents) and Dependent’s Pass holders must achieve at least 75% attendance and not be absent for more than 7 consecutive days without valid reasons.
- International Students (Student’s Pass holders) must achieve at least 90% attendance and not be absent for more than 7 consecutive days without valid reasons.