How long is the course?

The course is designed to take about 100 hours. The course is comprised of 40 two hour lessons, plus extra practice activities. You will have access to the course for up to 3 months, or until you complete the final exam. Extensions are possible, but extra fees will apply.

I need to improve quickly. Can I do this with Clearly IELTS Intermediate?

Yes! If students are motivated they can complete the program in as little as 20 hours. Plus, you have the freedom to focus on the areas that you need to improve at the most.

Is this program taught in English?

Yes! If your goal is to score well on the IELTS exam, it is important to become comfortable reading and listening to English.

Do I need to attend classes?

Clearly IELTS Intermediate is delivered completely online. There are no physical or virtual classes to attend or due dates to worry about. The course materials are completed entirely at your own pace.

What materials do I need to complete the course?

You must have access to a laptop or desktop computer that meets minimum technology requirements and there is a textbook that you are required to purchase.

How much does the course cost?

Tuition fees are $995.

What if I change my mind? Will you refund my money?

Refunds are only provided within 24 hours of receiving access to the course and only in the case that the student believes that the selected program or course was misrepresented in advertising. A $300 administrative fee is applied to all refunds.

What kind of activities and assignments will I have to do?

All of the activities and assignments either a) help you practice new skills for the exam or b) are sample IELTS questions. There is no “extra” work to complete.

How will this course help me score higher on the IELTS test?

This course will prepare you for the test by introducing detailed overviews of every section and every question type. You will also gain a wide range of advanced vocabulary and idiomatic expressions. In addition, you will learn a variety of simple and complex grammar elements that will boost your writing and speaking responses. Content is supported with 1000s of IELTS based practice questions.

What type of support am I going to receive while completing the course?

Your progress is closely monitored by an experienced, caring instructor. You can always reach out for support whether you need help accessing materials, understanding difficult concepts, or have technical difficulties.

Can I repeat lessons?

You can repeat lessons as many times as you like in order to review or to gain a deeper understanding of certain concepts.

Do I need to complete every single activity in the course?

Certain activities are required for your final grade. However, practice activities are not mandatory, which means you can skip many activities if you believe you have had enough practice and you are ready to move to the next lesson.

What kind of feedback will I receive?

Your instructor will leave comments on your portfolio work and evaluate a selected number of assignments (like essays and mock speaking exams) using IELTS criteria. In all, there are 7 hand marked items throughout the course.

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