You will be given the skills and strategies to prepare you for the IELTS Academic Exam. This course is for students of Upper Intermediate English language ability and above. Maximum class size 12 students. Includes Student's Book. NZ citizens and those with residency class visas: A government-subsidised course fee of $200 will apply. A minimum of 80% attendance is required. For all others, the course fee is $352. Please continue reading below the course dates for more information.
Please apply at the office, by telephone 521 9623 or email here
This course is for those students who plan to sit their Academic IELTS examination within 3 months. This intensive and structured course will help you:
The closing date for enrolments is two weeks before courses start.
New Zealand citizens and those with residency class visas
The course fee for NZ citizens and those with residency class cisas is $200. This course is subsidised by the New Zealand Government via the Tertiary Education Commission. Conditions for enrolling in this course:
If you are unable to agree to all these conditions, please contact the office to discuss your situation.
If you have refugee status, you may qualify for a free course. You will need to buy a course book ($55 at the office). Please contact the office for more information. Enrolments for these courses close two weeks before courses start.
Non-Residents (Visitor Visa, Student Visa, Work Visa)
We welcome those with other types of visa where there are spaces available. The unsubsidised course fee will be $352 including course book.
Change of Residency Status
If you are awarded a residency visa while you are studying with us, please let us know. You may qualify for a fee rebate.
An optional, but recommended, text book for this course is: Check Your English Vocabulary for IELTS (ISBN 9781408153932) . You can buy this for $30 incl GST at the Selwyn Community Education office.
The course book provided is Cambridge English Objective IELTS Advanced Student's Book.
We do not offer the IELTS exam at our centre. For details of examination centres, please see www.ielts.org
Conversation Level 3 - 4
Upper Intermediate level English and above.