Advanced IELTS Preparation

Duration (incl. holidays) 26 weeks
Teaching Duration20 weeks
(2 Semesters is 1 academic year)
CRICOS Code074846G
Course TypeNon Award Course
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Adelaide CityOn CampusJanuary and July (20 week program) January, April, July and October (10 week program) - see below Course Notes  Apply Now

    Course Admission Requirements (for International Applications)

    • General or Academic IELTS score of 5.0 overall with a minimum of 5.0 in all sub scores (for 20 weeks duration). General or Academic IELTS score of 5.5 overall with a minimum of 5.0 in all sub scores ( for 10 weeks duration).

    Course Notes

    • This course is designed for students with advanced English skills who need to further improve their IELTS score for study, migration or professional registration. Our experienced teachers are highly skilled at targeting your learning to ensure you achieve your individual goals.


      -Preparing for entry into TAFE SA or university courses with a higher IELTS requirement (nursing, dental technology, electronic engineering and others)

      -Preparing for professional registration and migration applications

      -Developing high-level English skills: writing, listening and note taking, reading, comprehension, language for oral presentations and seminars, study and research skills

      -Strengthening English grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation and computer literacy

      -IELTS test practice.

      With small classes and one-on-one feedback, you will be regularly assessed to ensure you reach the advanced level of English you need.
    • This course can accommodate students at varying levels as the focus is on individual progress and improving test scores.

      10 weeks of study can improve IELTS score by approximately 0.5 points.
      On-shore student can sit a pre-entry test at the English language Centre

    Qualifications & Skills Covered

    Advanced IELTS Preparation
    The following skills are covered:
    - Improved confidence in speaking
    - Effective strategies for reading and listening tasks
    - Improve grammar and vocabulary relevant to IELTS
    - Time and stress management
    - Strategies for test taking

    Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.


    These course fees are for international students only.

    Total course cost (26 weeks)AUD $7000
    Incidental Fees AUD $0
    Total Fees AUD $7000

    Note: TAFE SA does not commit to any fees shown. Charges vary between courses and subjects and are based on a rate per hour. TAFE SA and their agents reserve the right to make any changes necessary.

    Overseas Students Health Cover

    All overseas students are required to have Overseas Students Health Cover (OSHC) insurance for the entire duration of the course. The health cover rate will vary depending on the personal circumstances and duration of stay in Australia. Read more about Overseas Students Health Cover.

    Contact us

    TAFE South Australia International

    Level 1, 120 Currie Street
    Adelaide, South Australia, 5000