Brunos Language School
Discover IELTS preparation strategies from the British Council If you are planning to study abroad or move to another country to work or live, you may be asked to prove your English language ability with the IELTS test.
The four courses in this ExpertTrack from the British Council give you all the information and practice you need to approach all four parts of IELTS with confidence that you can achieve the band score you need.

In each of the four courses you’ll find:

a description of each part of the test and what you have to do to achieve a good band score the assessment criteria that tell you what your examiner is looking for exam techniques to help you tackle all types of test questions tips and strategies for successful test preparation and for improving your English ability practice tests to help you know what to expect on test day As well as that, each course looks at common problems language learners have with that language skill:
1. Speaking
how to give full and fluent answers to the examiner’s questions how to improve your confidence when speaking English planning a short talk in English finding enough to say improving your pronunciation the grammar you need for the test Reading
2. Reading
techniques like skimming and scanning to improve your test reading speed reading about unfamiliar topics in English improving your vocabulary and dealing with unknown words coping with time pressure
3. In each of the four courses you’ll find:
understanding and describing charts and data writing about trends planning an essay the grammar and vocabulary you need
4. In each of the four courses you’ll find:
listening test techniques widening your listening range staying focused when you listen listening to conversations in English

Key skills you will learn

English speaking
English listening
English writing
English proficiency
IELTS test preparation
English language skills
Experience required
This IELTS preparation ExpertTrack is aimed at anyone who is preparing for the IELTS reading, writing, speaking, and listening tests. It might also be useful for IELTS teachers and those preparing for other English language proficiency tests.

IELTS is one of the world’s leading English tests. It is recognised by more than 10,000 organisations globally.

Getting started
This ExpertTrack will be helpful for anyone preparing for IELTS. The four courses are a complete preparation for the four parts of the IELTS test. While the focus is on IELTS Academic in preparation for study, the tips, advice and strategy will also be very helpful for those preparing for the General Training test.