The course is
aimed at upper-intermediate levels and participants will be expected to
already possess a higher-intermediate to advanced level of competence in
English. In this sense the course, communication and support documents will be in English.
International English Language
IELTS, the International English Language
Testing System, is designed to assess the language ability of candidates
who need to study or work in an English speaking community of whom
there are many in Porto. The course offers participants the opportunity
to prepare for an exam enabling them to study at a university in an
English speaking country.
The course aims to:
participants from the University of Porto and external participants
with a qualification enabling them to the undergraduate or post-graduate
study in an English speaking country.
2.Train students in
examination strategies such as: analyzing questions, time management,
time simulation activities and techniques for doing the various IELTS
3.Provide the opportunity for in-depth review of all of the language skills.
Introduction and diagnostic test – 2 hours.
Section 1 Listening Comprehension – 5 hours.
Section 2 Reading Comprehension – 5 hours.
Section 3 Writing Skills – 5 hours.
Section 4 Speaking Skills – 5 hours.
Complete Practice IELTS test plus feedback – 3 hours.
Total number of hours – 25.
The course was prepared to host 1 student only. Multiple students will result in 25% discount each.