LEVEL: Intermediate, Upper Intermediate and Advanced (Academic)
CREDIT HOURS: 144 hours
COURSE CODES: IELTS-P 211 &212
COURSE DURATION: Three (3) Months
NO. OF LESSONS: 36
Qalam Educational and Technical Center (QETC) is an international recognised academic institute with partnership with JP International Examinations in the UK and Al-Madina International University in Malaysia. The institute offer diploma and certificate courses in the areas of English language (i.e. UK Functional English, Applied Spoken English, English for Doctors, English for Journalist, Academic Writing, IELTS, TOEFL and SAT preparation, etc.), Journalism and ICT. It is the only college in the country where all academic staff are professionals with foreign exposure. The main campus of QETC is located at Total Area, Jiciir Road in Hargeisa, Somaliland.
This IELTS Preparation course is a three-month program, which focuses on the development and enhancement of skills in conventional academic listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. Students will generally learn how to utilise their language learning skills, especially as an L2 user, in any academic context(s), specifically at college or university level, where English is used majorly as a medium of instruction. From QETC track record, none of our students has got less than 6.5 band in the main IELTS exams.
Certification: All participants who successfully complete the course will be certified.
By the end of this course, students will be able to:
Individual reading and writing assignments (6 assignments worth 5% each) 30%
Individual classwork (quizzes) 60%
Speaking Tests (2 per semester) 10%
Academic Reading - Skimming, scanning and matching headings
How to interpret a bar chart and a table
Grammar and Vocabulary
Interpretation of graphs and charts with or without number
IELTS Listening - Section 1
General Introduction to IELTS Speaking Part 3
Media and Communication
IELTS Reading and Listening