This course is aimed at students who want to concentrate 100% on IELTS exam preparation.
It will prepare you thoroughly for taking the exam in as short a time as possible.
3 week course: 29 June, 20 July 2020
2 week course: 10 August 2020
Minimum entry level:
Intermediate (Kings Level 5/IELTS 5.5)
2 or 3 weeks
Lessons per week:
32 lessons per week (24 hours) IELTS exam preparation, skills, and practice sessions
Included in the price:
32 lessons per week (24 hours)
Welcome Information Pack
Weekly progress tests and regular homework
Use of Computer Learning Centre
Access to Classmate, the Kings online learning platform
Free Wi-fi at school
Full access to Kings social programme, with at least two free activities per week
Full access to join Kings’ school clubs and societies
Optional weekly lecture programme
End-of-course certificate (90% or higher attendance required)
Please note: IELTS exam fee is not included in the course price and should be booked separately.
"I decided to take the IELTS exam because it is one of the requisites that you need to apply to many universities or companies. I have been lucky because my classmates and my teacher are always ready to help you with a smile on their face. "
Section 2: Course structure and content
All lessons will be taught by specialist teachers with extensive experience of preparing students for the IELTS exam.
Week 1: Reading and writing focus
Students will learn about the format and requirements for the IELTS Reading and Writing papers, including strategies for reading successfully and writing high-quality essays.
In the afternoons, they will do practice tests, in addition to reading and writing homework every day.
Week 2: Language work
Students will do further practice of listening, reading and writing skills, with more focus on vocabulary and grammar input.
In the afternoons, they will do practice tests, in addition to reading, writing and vocabulary homework every day.
Week 3: Speaking and listening focus
On the Monday of their final week, students will do a full practice test under exam conditions.
From Tuesday to Friday they will learn about the format and requirements for the IELTS Speaking and Listening papers, and strategies for maximising their score in these skills.
There will also be one session on reading or writing each day.
In the afternoons (and in the mornings if they are on a two-week course), they will do practice tests, in addition to either reading or writing homework every day.
Note: the Super Intensive IELTS course is intended for the Academic Module only. If you would like information about preparing for the General Training Module, please contact us.
Section 3: About the IELTS exam
IELTS is the ‘International English Language Testing System’ which tests English proficiency across the globe.
It is one of the world’s most popular English-language tests for study, work and migration, conducting 2 million tests in the past year.
The IELTS exam is available in two test formats: Academic or General Training. All candidates take the same Listening and Speaking tests but different Reading and Writing tests.
Academic test is for those who want to study at a tertiary level in an English-speaking country.
GeneralTraining test is for those who want to do work experience or training programs, secondary school or migrate to an English-speaking country.
IELTS Testing Centre
Kings Oxford has been the Official Test Centre for the Oxford region since 1996, and today is one of the busiest IELTS Test Centres in the UK.
We currently test over 3,500 candidates per year — a number that continues to grow.
With Kings, your IELTS preparation will be thorough, relevant, and expert, which will ultimately give you the best chance of success.
Test Report Forms
We will issue your Test Report Form (TRF) ten working days after the date of your test.
If you need to prove your test result (for example to a university or employer), we can send a duplicate of your TRF directly to them.
Full details about IELTS testing at Kings Oxford are available on our website. Here, you can apply for your test online and view your results: