IELTS Writing: Achieve A Target 8 Score!

Discover how to write Band 8 answers for the IELTS writing section (Academic test mode) - Task 1 & 2!
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Published 1/2015 English

Course Description

Jennifer Ann [Student Review] - "This course helped me to understand the right format, essence and structure of task 1 and task 2. I just followed the tips and with constant practice, I have scored my target mark in IELTS! Mr. Tim is willing to check and mark the sample essays of the students which are added bonus.

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Discover The Secrets To Writing High Scoring Answers For Less Than Half The Cost Of Most IELTS Preparation Books!

Did you know most people fail the IELTS exam because of the writing section?

To get a high score in the IELTS writing section you must learn how to formulate answers in the correct way using the correct structure.

This course will teach you step-by-step how to write answers that will give you an 8 level score on the IELTS exam (Academic test mode).

Master The IELTS Writing Section By Learning Strategies You Can Use To Immediately Increase Your Writing Score!

  • Get high scoring sample answers for Task 1 and Task 2
  • Discover how to write answers that align with the IELTS scoring criteria
  • Get sample questions to practice for Task 1 and Task 2
  • Understand exactly how high scoring students write their answers
  • Discover how high scoring paragraphs are structured
  • Find out exactly how to write full high scoring answers for Task 1 and Task 2
  • Gain worldwide recognition for your English language skills with an 8 level score in the IELTS writing section!

Achieving a high score on the IELTS opens up many doors for you. The IELTS can give you the necessary language level for your immigration visa, employment options or studying at any tertiary institution you desire.

Mastering the IELTS is actually not as difficult as it may seem, you just need to learn how to do it. I have written this IELTS writing course to provide a step-by-step system you can follow to immediately increase your writing score.

All of the course content has been taken from my years of experience teaching IELTS and researching exactly what students must do to achieve a high score. I have also written several best-selling IELTS preparation books which you can find on almost any market-place.

I know exactly what works and what doesn't work when it comes to IELTS writing.

This course is perfect if you want to learn how to pass the writing section in easy to understand steps.

Contents and Overview

This course contains 29 lectures which are straight to the point and easy to follow and understand. It is designed for anyone who wants to increase their IELTS writing score for visa, employment, or study purposes.

Covering both Task 1 and Task 2 of the exam, you will begin by understanding the different question types and the structures to use for each type.

You will then learn how to formulate each paragraph for each answer step-by-step by following exactly how I do it in the lectures.

By the end of the course you will know how to:

  1. Identify the different question types
  2. Use the correct structure for each type
  3. Write a powerful introduction (both Task 1 and 2)
  4. Develop strong supporting paragraphs (Task 2) and middle paragraphs (Task 1)
  5. Finish your answers with a clear and concise conclusion (both Task 1 and 2)
  6. Write answers which align with the scoring criteria and that the evaluators love

What are the requirements?

  • Students will need to have a reasonable level of English in order to use and follow the instructions

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand exactly what makes a high scoring answer
  • Understand exactly how high scoring answers and structured and written
  • See high scoring model answers
  • Discover an easy way to identify the different question types (Task 1 & Task 2)
  • Get high scoring expressions to use for the Task 1 report
  • Discover how to write a complete high scoring Task 1 report
  • Get high scoring transition / connecting phrases to use for the Task 2 essay
  • Discover how to write a complete high scoring Task 2 essay
  • Lots of practice questions for you to practice

What is the target audience?

  • This course is for people who are going to take the IELTS "Academic" test mode
  • This course is not for people who are going to take the IELTS "General Training" test mode
  • This course is meant for people who require a high score on the IELTS exam
  • This course is for anyone who has taken the IELTS before but didn't achieve the score they wanted
  • This course is for anyone who has never taken the IELTS before and wants clear step by step instructions for how to answer the two writing questions

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Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
00:41

What this course is & how to get the most from it.

Section 2: IELTS Writing Overview
02:31

Understand what the IELTS is.

Article

Understand why people don't achieve a high score in the IELTS writing section.

01:02

Understand what the IELTS writing section is.

Section 3: Task 1 Essential Knowledge
05:30

The key criteria the IELTS evaluators use to score your answers.

02:40

The different Task 1 question types used in the exam.

00:58

The best structure to use to achieve a high score for Task 1.

Section 4: How To Write A High Scoring Report - (Task 1)
02:24

Understand how the Task 1 question is structured.

01:48

A breakdown of how to write a great Introductory paragraph.

02:21

A breakdown of how to write a great Overview Middle paragraph.

01:50

A breakdown of how to write a great Detailed Middle paragraph.

01:28

A breakdown of how to write a great Concluding paragraph.

Article

The full sample answer used in the previous lectures.

Article

Obtain additional points by using these effective expressions and phrases.

You Must Do These Things If you Want An 8 Score (Task 1)
02:57
Article

Check and review your practice reports with this checklist to make sure you have included everything.

Section 5: Task 2 Essential Knowledge
03:58

Criteria the IELTS evaluators use to score your Task 2 answer.

03:46

A clear explanation of the different question types used for Task 2.

Article

Test your knowledge of the different Task 2 question types.

Article

The best structures to follow and use for the different Task 2 question types.

Section 6: How To Structure A High Scoring Essay - Task 2
Article

Sample question used for the following lectures.

04:32

A breakdown of how to write a great Introduction.

Article

A sample high scoring Introduction.

08:30

A breakdown of how to write great Middle/Supporting paragraphs.

02:07

A breakdown of how to write a great Conclusion.

Article

Obtain a higher score using these effective transition/connecting phrases.

05:02

How to manage your time effectively during the exam.

03:49

Things you must do to achieve a target 8 score

Article

Check and review your practice essays with this checklist to make sure you have included everything.

Section 7: Sample Questions
3 pages

Task 1 questions for you to practice.

Article

Task 2 questions for you to practice.

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Instructor Biography

Timothy Dickeson, IELTS Teacher/Consultant

Timothy Dickeson is an IELTS & TOEFL Consultant who is in high demand due to his methodical approach to making test preparation simple for the IELTS & TOEFL.

His methods are very effective and his students often achieve above anticipated results which has proven that his strategies get results.

Timothy was born in Australia and has a double bachelor degree with honours.

He has taught English (IELTS + TOEFL) in Australia, Europe and South America.

He has also written several best selling test preparation books including: IELTS Grammar Guide, IELTS High Score System, IELTS Writing - How To Achieve A Target 8 Score.

Timothy has owned test preparation businesses in Chile and Australia, and now runs a publishing company specialising IELTS and TOEFL preparation.

He loves helping people achieve results and is constantly refining and working on better ways to deliver books and courses for students.

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