IELTS Advanced

This course helps you improve your academic English language skills to achieve an IELTS 7.0 (sub-scores 7.0).
International
This course is only available for international students.
This course is only available for international students.
Campus
Kelvin Grove
Duration
10 weeks full-time
Course starts
October
CRICOS
073922J

Highlights

Highlights

  • Improve and develop your English language writing, speaking, listening and reading skills that are required specifically for the IELTS test.
  • Prepares you to meet the English language requirements for entry into QUT courses that require IELTS 7.0 (sub-scores 7.0), including Bachelor of Nursing.
  • Complete in 10 weeks full time.
  • For Diploma in Health Science (Nursing) pathway students, this program includes two IELTS Academic English language tests that are completed at the QUT IELTS Test Centre.

Why choose this course?

You will develop the academic English language skills you need to achieve '7.0 overall with no sub-scores less than 7.0' in the IELTS Academic English language test.

You will:

  • improve your communicative competence in reading, writing, speaking, and listening
  • practice the test-taking situation appropriate to the IELTS Academic module
  • learn about a range of skills and genres you will need to know in order to be successful in when taking IELTS Academic Module exam
  • Diploma in Health Science (Nursing) pathway students sit for two IELTS Academic module tests with the purpose of obtaining a score sufficient to meet the English language entry requirements for your chosen undergraduate or post-graduate level course at QUT.
  • learn to communicate fluently, producing extended sequences of spoken discourse appropriate to both the speaking module in the IELTS Academic Module test and tertiary and social environments.

QUT International College community will also offer you valuable opportunities, such as the student mentor program and activities club, which will help you meet new friends and broaden your Australian learning experience. You will also be able to access a broad range of additional learning support.

What to expect

This program is taught at QUT International College, which is located at QUT's Kelvin Grove campus. The College is where you will spend most of your time going to classes and getting to know other international students. You will receive a QUT Student ID card which will give you access to all QUT's outstanding facilities, making you part of the fun and exciting QUT university community right from the start. Our community offers lifestyle and social opportunities, which will help you to enjoy a richer cultural experience.

Learn from the best

All of our ongoing English language teachers have postgraduate qualifications specialising in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages), and a minimum of 15 years' teaching experience, so we can cater to your educational background and cultural perspective.

Details and units

Requirements

Course code
QC15
CRICOS code
073922J
Campus
  • Kelvin Grove
Duration
10 weeks full-time
Entry
Entry
October

Minimum English language requirements

Select the country where you completed your studies to see a guide on meeting QUT’s English language requirements.

Your scores and prior qualifications in English-speaking countries are considered. Approved English-speaking countries are Australia, Canada, England, Ireland, New Zealand, Scotland, South Africa, United States of America and Wales.

If your country or qualification is not listed, you can still apply for this course and we will assess your eligibility.

We accept English language proficiency scores from the following tests.

English Test Overall Listening Reading Writing Speaking
Cambridge English Score
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT. You must provide your Candidate ID and Candidate Secret Number, these are printed on your Cambridge English Confirmation of Entry.
176 169 169 169 169
IELTS Academic
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT.
6.5 6 6 6 6
Pearson PTE (Academic)
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT.
58 50 50 50 50
TOEFL iBT
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT.
79 16 16 21 18

Don't have the English language score you need? We can help!

We offer English language programs to improve your English and help you gain entry to this course.

When you apply for this course, we will recommend which English course you should enrol in.

Haven't completed an English language test? We can help!

If you have not completed an English language test, you can sit the IELTS test at our IELTS test centre

Fees

Your actual fees may vary depending on which units you choose. We review fees annually, and they may be subject to increases.

2020 fees

2020 fees

2020: $4,500 per course (40 credit points)

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