IELTS Preparation Courses
IELTS Intensive Course - 20 Hours of Classes per week + 10 Hours of Homework - Prepare for Success!
The timetable for your course is set by the centralised DCU Timetabling Office which provides classrooms for courses at DCU.Class times 8.50 to 12.50 or 13.30 - 17.30
Our intensive courses will provide you with 20 hours of class input every week and additional 10 hours of work on assignments outside of class. You can study at home, in our computer lab or in the DCU Library.
We constantly expand our teaching resources and we will provide you with the most up-to-date materials to learn from. Our DCULS classrooms are equipped with interactive whiteboards and Wi-Fi to enhance your learning. During the course, you will be given at least one mock exam to experience the real life exam conditions and to make you feel confident before taking the external exam. All of our exam preparation courses are supported by an online platform which will provide you with extra resources to learn from and which will also enable you to communicate with your tutor and other classmates outside of class time.
Note: dates of exams are limited and might not necessary to coincide with DCULS exam course dates.
All of our tutors have many years of experience in teaching exam preparation classes and some of them have worked as examiners before. Their excellent professional skills will help you improve your language and feel confident before taking the exam.
|Minimum entry level required: placement test on the first day||Course fees do not include the exam registration fee|
|Expert tuition from experienced teachers||Course registration fees include a course book and course materials|
Examination Subject Areas
The exam focuses on the four main skills areas of academic English
1. Formal expression in both speaking and writing
2. Reading and critiquing information from academic texts
3. Listening for specific information as required for lectures
4. English grammar
Course Features, Dates and Fees
|IELTS Preparation Course (Daytime Programme)|
Duration: 6 weeks
Hours: 20 Hours Per Week
Days: Monday to Friday
Times: 08.50-12.50 or 13.30 - 17.30 (depending on University scheduling)
Class Size: Average 12 Students
Fees: €1,350 + €100 Registration Fee *Includes Course book
Course Dates 2017 :
9 January - 17 February
20 February - 31 March
3 April - 12 May
15 May - 23 June
3 July - 11 August
14 August - 22 September
25 September - 3 November
Our newly built classrooms provide a state-of-the-art learning environment for students. All classrooms are equipped with Interactive Whiteboard Technology, and students have full use of computers and Wi-Fi at our Language Services Faculty.
- Entry Level Test
- Free Internet Access
- Social Activities
- Student Card
- Social Activities