This course is suitable for students planning to take either the general or the Academic IELTS examination. The teacher will provide teaching for both. Course fee $0 - $80.
IELTS is all about strategies. 1. Think, 2. Plan, 3. Write. Learn how to maximise your essay writing skills using Thesis Statements, Topic Sentences, supporting statements, paragraphs. Learn how to extract information from graphs, tables, diagrams. Learn how to summarise and compare.
Learn how to plan your essay by using brainstorming, clustering, free writing.
This course suits Upper Intermediate/Advanced students who are preparing for the IELTS test.
Tuesday evenings 6 - 7pm for 8 weeks starting:
This course is scheduled to allow students to attend courses from 7 - 9pm in addition to this specialist writing class.
NZ citizens and permanent migrants: Free. This course fee is subsidised by the Tertiary Education Commission and conditions apply.
Temporary migrants]: $80. If you are awarded a resident visa while you are studying with us, please let us know. You may qualify for a fee rebate on your current course.
Refugees may qualify for a free course but will need to buy course books. Please contact the office for more information.
To enrol, either register online or please contact the office:
Please tell us the following information:
This applies to New Zealand citizens, permanent migrants and refugees
The Tertiary Education Commission offers a fee subsidy for this course to qualifying students.
NZ citizens and permanent migrants and refugees who are offered a place on this course will be offered the fee subsidy PROVIDING you can agree to the following conditions:
If you are unable to agree to all these conditions, please contact the office to discuss your situation.
NOTE: This course offers a course fee subsidy through funding from the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) for NZ citizen and permanent migrant adults, their partners on work visas, refugees, NZ citizen and permanent resident young people aged 16+ who are not currently enrolled in a secondary school. We need to collect extra information such as age, ethnicity, educational achievement and gender for statistical purposes. You must also provide evidence of NZ citizenship, residency or refugee status if requested. A condition of accepting a course fee subsidy is that you commit to at least 80% attendance of your course.
Permanent migrant: student holds NZ Resident Visa or NZ Permanent Resident Visa
Temporary migrant: student holds Guardian Visa, Work Visa, Student Visa, Visitor Visa or other visas
Refugee: student has been personally granted refugee status in NZ