International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
To prepare students for further ESOL(English as a Second or Other Language) or mainstream study destinations (including foundation preparation for the IELTS examination) and to assist students to communicate more effectively and confidently in a variety of settings.
- SPEAKING: Make predictions, express hypotheses, express opinion and respond to others; make arrangement with known person by telephone; give advice; demonstrate more complex numeracy skills; report speech.
- LISTENING: Listen for main and supporting ideas; listen for specific information; predict information; recognize formal and informal language features.
- READING: Read globally; read for a detailed understanding; demonstrate dictionary skills; scan a text for specific information; predict information; process text-based numerical information.
- WRITING: Write a formal letter; write a complaint; express and justify a point of view in writing; edit and correct own written texts.