As an intensive course, Expert IELTS helps teachers support ambitious students preparing for IELTS

Expert IELTS is the newest addition to the Expert series and is for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS). It is available in three levels reflecting IELTS bands:

• Band 5 (suitable for students from band 4)
• Band 6 (suitable for students from band 5)
• Band 7.5 (suitable for students from band 6)

  • Language: British English
  • Three Levels: IELTS bands 5, 6 and 7.5
  • Suitable for: Teenage - Adult Learners

Why Expert IELTS?

Expert IELTS trains students in all parts of the IELTS test, improving their scores and building language proficiency. It helps students stay focused to get the IELTS band score they need to achieve their goals, whether it's to get a better job, get on to a university course or for visa requirements.

It provides flexible IELTS preparation, with a range of components and resources to support you and your students, however you want to teach.

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Authors Clare Walsh and Lindsay Warwick on teaching IELTS to mixed level learners 

Authors Clare Walsh and Lindsay Warwick were interviewed at IATEFL in April 2017 on teaching IELTS to mixed level learners. In the video they talk about how to adapt course materials to make sure the level of challenge matches the level of the students.

Training and Practice

IELTS training and practice in each module boosts students’ confidence, while developing the structures, functions and vocabulary to help them get the band score they need.

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Assessment and Activities

Regular assessment and activities encourage students to identify what they have learnt and where they need to improve, motivating them as they progress.

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Learning Pathways

Expert IELTS gives access to all three levels of teacher's resources to enable you to customise the learning pathway according to your students’ needs.

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Expert IELTS components offer a comprehensive guide for both teachers and students

  • The student Coursebook includes ten topic-based modules, task analysis and assess and improve sections, an Expert Speaking section, plus other tools to support and nurture learning.
  • The Teacher’s Book provides essential teaching support, with clear guidance on how to make the most of the Coursebook, resources and components to personalise learning for classes and individuals.
  • MyEnglishLab gives you comprehensive exam information and training online. It includes a full exam practice test, a mock timed test and features interactive practice in all key skills areas. 
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