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Understanding IELTS

British Council via FutureLearn Program


IELTS is the world’s most popular English language test for higher education and global migration. If you want to study in another country or to move abroad for work, you may need IELTS to prove your English language ability.

IELTS is a task-based test covering the four language skills (listening, reading, writing and speaking). The test is developed to provide a fair, accurate and reliable assessment of your English language proficiency.

This program of four courses explains each section of the test, what is being tested and what you have to do to demonstrate your language proficiency to the examiner.


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suzanne mordue, Chris Cavey and David Lewis

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    Great and effective online course for IELTS writing.
    Strongly recommended for those who are trying to take a test by self study.

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