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Monday 10 February 2020 - 00:00 to Monday 09 March 2020 - 00:00
Online Course

The British Council’s four Understanding IELTS courses will give you a complete guide to everything you need to know as you prepare for the IELTS test.

  • Duration: 3 weeks 
  • Weekly study: 3 hours

Prepare for success in your IELTS Writing test

This course focuses on the Writing test. Find out what you need to know about the IELTS Writing test and learn techniques and strategies 

This course focuses on the Academic Writing test.


  • You’ll explore the test format and develop strategies for each type of task.
  • You’ll look at graphs and charts in Task One, how to approach the task and the language needed for a successful answer. You’ll examine Task Two questions and learn how to plan, write and check academic essays.
  • You’ll also look at the assessment criteria, what the examiner looks for and how to write successfully for IELTS.