IELTS Examination Preparation and Coaching in Perth

The IELTS Academic and General candidate test covers all four language skills – Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking. The test is designed to assess your level and understanding of English which is based on real life situations in an English-speaking country. More than 6000 organisations, including most government departments and universities, use IELTS results to determine your level of English. The IELTS scoring system is recognised globally, giving you a truly international result.

Writing

  • Plan approach to both Task 1 and Task 2 prior to writing without wasting time
  • Structure both tasks in the correct way
  • Use complex sentences and phrases
  • Learn to paraphrase and avoid repetitive language
  • Answer the task requirement by determining the topic correctly
  • Use the best lexical resource
  • Write in a logical and coherent manner
  • How to obtain a band score that is higher than required
  • Improve overall written communication skills 

Reading

  • Skim and scan reading text to identify keywords
  • Identify keywords in the questions and reading texts
  • Complete all 40 questions in the 1 hour
  • Correct way to complete the answer sheet
  • Locate the answers to all types of reading questions including;
    • Headings
    • True, False and Not Given
    • Missing words
    • Multiple choice

Listening

  • How to scan your test paper for keywords
  • The skills to identify what to listen for
  • Practice listening to a variety of English accents
  • Comprehend paraphrasing
  • Identify each type of question
  • Learn the skills required to achieve your desired IELTS band score

Speaking

  • How to relax during your IELTS speaking test
  • Understand the 3 parts to the question and what the examiner is looking for
  • When and how to use fillers
  • How to control your speech patterns
  • Pronounce your words correctly
  • How to structure your sentences and answer in a logical order
  • Improve your vocabulary range
  • Speak fluently
  • How to take notes during part 2 topic question

FAQs

How experienced are the tutor(s)?

McGrath Tutoring Service Perth provide IELTS courses in Perth using a methodology designed by our highly experienced and qualified tutors. Your IELTS preparation is in good hands with our IELTS tutors who have completed many years of IELTS coaching in Perth and overseas. All our test materials are up to date and the IELTS tutors are trained in all elements to ensure your success.

McGrath Tutoring Service Perth operates a fully equipped training centre in Perth that provides professional tutoring rooms for private IELTS lessons.

Is it private lessons and/or a group/class?

Your lessons will be one on one with your IELTS tutor and designed to suit your current level. If you require IELTS training in one or more elements, then your IELTS tutor will teach you those required skills. Group coaching is available if you have a few family or friends who want to prepare for the IELTS exam together in Perth.

Is the schedule flexible?

McGrath Tutoring Service Perth run IELTS courses to a flexible schedule which gives you options of when to undertake your IELTS preparation lessons. Our IELTS tutors teach between the hours of 9 am to 9 pm Monday to Friday and Saturdays from 9 am to 3 pm. As we recommend 2-hour coaching sessions the time and number of days you want to undertake your IELTS exam preparation depends on your schedule.

How long does the tutoring go for?

The extent of your IELTS course is dependent on your current level, the score you require and the speed you learn the skills your IELTS tutor teaches you. All lessons include after-hours study work and this also helps with the length of your IELTS preparation.

What are the past results of their students?

We are proud of the continued success stories received from our students. We have a 97% success rate of students who achieve their required scores on completion of their IELTS preparation Course in Perth. The best sign our IELTS coaching is working is the ongoing recommendations from past students and the referrals we receive from students and migrant advisors throughout Perth.