Preparatory Course for International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

Overview

IELTS or 'International English Language Testing System’ is designed for students who wish to attend a course in tertiary education in Britain,Australia,New Zealand and some institutions in Singapore. IELTS is conducted by the British Counsil. This is a full time course especially designed for both local and foreign students. The main aim of this course is to develop and practise the language and skills needed to perform well in the IELTS examination. It includes work on the essential skills of English - reading writing , listening and speaking which are tested in the examination. It gives practice in researching and interpreting such materials through the skills. It also develops the study skills.

Course Structure

Program Duration:

  • 06 months (Full time and Part time)

Teacher - Student Ratio:

  • Tutorial: 1:10
  • Lecture: 1:25

Course Intake: Available intakes in year 2014:

Intake  No

Course ID

Course Commencement date

Course End date

1

IELTS/2014/01

13/02/2014

12/08/2014

2

IELTS/2014/02

14/04/2014

13/10/2014

3

IELTS/2014/03

16/06/2014

15/12/2014

4

IELTS/2014/04

11/08/2014

10/02/2015

5

IELTS/2014/05

13/10/2014

12/04/2015

6

IELTS/2014/06

15/12/2014

14/06/2015

Note: Application closes 1 month before the course commencement date for international students and 1 week for local students.

Module Synopsis:

Listening:

This module guides students’ to enhance their listening techniques by answering a variety of question types including multiple choice, short-answer questions, sentence completion, notes/form/table/summary/flow-chart completion, labeling a diagram/plan/map, classification and matching.

Academic Reading:

This module aims to improve student reading, analytical and logical reasoning skills through a variety of question types including multiple choice, short-answer questions, sentence completion, notes/form/table/summary/flow-chart completion, labeling a diagram/plan/map, classification, matching, choosing suitable paragraph headings, identification of writer’s views/claims and identification of information, all based on passages.

Academic Writing:

At the end of the module, students’ acquire data analyzing and comprehension skills and will be able to write on the topic given. They also learn to organize, present, compare data, describe stages of a process/object/event and explain information.

Speaking:

This module focuses on the conversational capabilities of a student and helps them to communicate effectively in English. It takes into account fluency, coherence, lexical resource, grammatical usage, accuracy and pronunciation.

Entry Requirements

Minimum Age  

15

Academic Level  

Sec 2 or its equivalent

Language Proficiency  

NA

Assessment & Awards

 

  • Students who wish to take the IELTS test may register with British Council at their own accord.
  • There will be 5 monthly test and 1 final examination at the end of the course.
  • Students who have successfully completed and passed the examination will be awarded with Certificate of Attendance from Bradford-Rex College of Hospitality and Management

Fees

Course /
Programme

Preparatory Course - IELTS

Course
Fee

S$5200.00

Administration Fee

S$500.00

Examination
Fee

NA

QBE Health Insurance

S$100.00

7% GST

S$406.00

Total Fee
Payable

S$6206.00

Application Fee Payable

International Students: S$321.00
Local Students : S$107.00
(Non-refundable and Non-transferable)

Fee payment method

Cash / TT / DD / Cheque

Note:

Total course fee and application fee payable includes 7% GST

 

Bradford-Rex College reserves the right to change the above fee from time to time without prior notice 

 

A late payment fee of 10% on the outstanding amount will be charged.

 


All student's Course Fee will be protected under our fee protection scheme (FPS) established with Lonpac Insurance Bhd(Policy No: Z/12/BM00/000348)