CIP English On - Online Course - IELTS Course

IELTS Course

The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is the world’s most popular English language proficiency test for higher education and global migration. IELTS is recognized by thousands of organizations including universities, professional bodies, employers and immigration authorities.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

  1. This is an IELTS Intensive Course designed for students who see their future overseas as a student, starting a new job or beginning a life there.
  2. The student may choose:
    • A 25 minute IELTS Speaking class with a Filipino teacher.
    • A 50 minute class on reading, writing, listening, speaking and test taking strategies with a Filipino teacher.
    • A 25 or 50 minute IELTS Speaking Class with a Native teacher.
  3. This course is carefully planned to meet the following objectives:
    • Meet the requirement of the students for taking the IELTS Course – Getting a Good Score.
    • Develop the learner’s skills in answering the tasks accurately and efficiently.
    • Understand the Test Format.
    • Be aware of the exam time constraints.
    • Overcome the fear of the IELTS test.
    • Use the English Language as naturally as possible.
  4. Intensive training includes:
    • Discussion
    • Error correction
    • Video presentation of sample IELTS tests
    • Practice tests
    • Close monitoring of strengths and weaknesses.
  5. CIP English On IELTS teachers are selected based on their Mastery of the IELTS: Knowledge and Strategy in teaching.
  6. Skill Mock Test is recommended after 20 sessions.
  7. Course Features:
      • The study period is 8 to 24 weeks.
      • The start Date is every Monday
      • Age recommendation is 18 years and above (If you are younger than 18, please do not hesitate to contact us. We can customize a program for you.
      • Online classes via ZOOM, SKYPE, QQ, or others
      • Textbooks are selected after the level test (Please refer to the Book Section of this page to view the Book Selections

COURSE REQUIREMENT

  • You should be at a HIGH ELEMENTARY LEVEL (CIP ENGLISH ON GENERAL ENGLISH level) or above

Take the CIP ESL Level Test. The level test covers the 4 major areas: 1 Essay Writing, 3 Speaking tasks and 50 item test for Listening and Reading and Comprehension. You must get the Pre-Intermediate level for the overall result of your test.

If you fail to get the required level, we recommend that you enroll in General ESL for 4 weeks. Upon the recommendation of the teacher, you may be admitted to the IELTS COURSE.

 

LEVEL TEST
TYPE OF TEST TARGET SCORE
At least 250 words At least 30 based on the criteria for rating
Question and Answer, Picture Description and Retelling a Story At least 30 based on the criteria for rating
Multiple Choice and Sentence Completion At least 28 correct answers
Questions based on vocabulary, facts and inference At least 28 correct answers

IELTS TARGET LESSON

IELTS ASSESSMENT AND MARKING

 

SKILL ASSESSMENT MARKING
 

Listening

 

ü  understanding of main ideas and specific factual information;

ü  recognizing opinions, attitudes and purpose of a speaker; and

ü  following the development of an argument

 

 

 

 

ü  Each correct answer receives 1 mark

 

Reading

 

ü  reading for gist

ü   reading for main ideas

ü  reading for detail;

ü  understanding inferences and implied meaning;

ü  recognizing a writer’s opinions, attitudes and purpose; and

ü  following the development of an argument

 

 

ü  Each correct answer receives 1 mark

 

Writing

 

ü  write a response which is appropriate in terms of content, the organization of ideas, and the accuracy and range of vocabulary and grammar

 

IELTS Writing Test Band Descriptors

ü  task achievement/response

ü  coherence and cohesion

ü  lexical resource

ü   grammatical range and accuracy

 

 

Speaking

 

ü  ability to communicate opinions and information on everyday topics and common experiences and situations by answering a range of questions;

ü  the ability to speak at length on a given topic using appropriate language and organizing ideas coherently; and

ü  the ability to express and justify opinions and to analyses, discuss and speculate about issues

 

 

IELTS Speaking Test Band Descriptors

ü  fluency and coherence

ü  lexical resource

ü  grammatical range and accuracy,

ü  pronunciation