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Intensive IELTS Test Preparation

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  • Course Category:

    Professional Advancement
    Advanced English

  • Program Type:

    Courses For Professionals

This course is designed for people intending to sit the Academic IELTS Test in order to study at a university, to get recognition of overseas qualifications in Australia, for visa purposes or to have proof of a high level of English. The course fully prepares you for these goals and the IELTS Test. Our qualified and experienced teachers, who are also IELTS examiners, will give you detailed test tips to get you the IELTS score you need.

What will I learn? 

The course is divided into 20 units based on topics commonly found in the IELT test. Each unit is divided into different sections so that you can:

  • Get to know the many question types that may appear in the IELTS Listening and Reading papers
  • Have intensive essay writing practice in both Tasks 1 and 2
  • Improve your knowledge of more complex grammar
  • Develop reading skills which will help you cope with the large amount of reading required in the test
  • Learn strategies which will help you make effective use of your time when taking the exam
  • Broaden you vocabulary, with particular attention paid to paraphrases, synonyms and collocation which are all essential for students who want to get excellent IELTS test results

AMES Australia IELTS Preparation Course will give you an edge because you get:

  • Qualified and experienced IELTS teachers and examiners
  • Complete test training in the writing, reading, listening & speaking test skills
  • Weekly full practice tests in real test conditions to develop familiarity with the IELTS examination format
  • Practice examination tasks that are graded and benchmarked against the IELTS 9 point scale
  • Detailed test tips
  • Personalised student feedback including individualised skills needs analysis
  •  Most up to date and tailored learning materials and access to the Individual Learning Centre Resources at AMES Australia
  • Excellent IELTS result
  • No more than 16 students in a class


Your English level will be assessed on application.

Course duration

  • Monday - Friday: 1.00pm - 5.30pm (Flagstaff)
  • Minimum enrolment of 5 weeks

Course dates

The next information session is on Wednesday 18th October 12 - 1pm, Level 3, Room 1, Flagstaff.

Term 4 begins on 23rd October to 15th December.


 $337.00 per week inclusive of course materials and enrolment fees

How to Enrol

  • Get more information
  • Determine your eligibility
  • Arrange for your English level to be assessed

AMES reserves the right to change course cost, dates and time. Availability of the course is dependent on student demand.

All courses delivered with Commonwealth and Victorian Government funding.


AMES Australia Flagstaff - Melbourne City