Course Overview

Exam Preparation 4 hours (Intermediate to Advanced)


Our exam preparation courses will help you to be ready for your chosen exam by equipping you with the necessary knowledge, skills, language and exam techniques. Choose from IELTS, CAE, or FCE (subject to availability and demand). Students must be at least B1 level to enrol onto an Exam Preparation course.


IELTS

The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) measures the language proficiency of people who want to study or work where English is used as a language of communication. Our IELTS course prepares you with the necessary skills and techniques needed for IELTS examination.


This course will help you improve and develop your academic reading, writing, speaking and listening skills, and will focus on specific exam techniques and strategies to help you work towards your desired IELTS band.  


CAE & FCE

Our Cambridge Exam Preparation courses are designed to help you develop the necessary skills and strategies to help you realise your potential in your chosen Cambridge Exam. During the course, you will learn how to do all parts of the exam well - reading, writing, listening, speaking, and use of English – as well as learning invaluable exam techniques and strategies.  In addition, you will also have the opportunity to take mock exams with previous Cambridge exam papers.


We recommend a minimum of 40 hours preparation time. Please click here to do a placement test and find out your level.

Typical Daily Class Timetable

HOURS PER DAY

HOURS PER WEEK

COURSE LENGTH

COURSE TYPE

DAYS OF THE WEEK

START DATE

MAXIMUM CLASS SIZE

AVERAGE CLASS SIZE

CLASS TIMINGS



LEVELS AVAILABLE




MINIMUM ENROLMENT AGE

NATIONALITY MIX

1

4 Hours

Flexible (minimum 1 week)

Part-time

Monday to Thursday (subject to change)

Any Monday *see holiday note below

12 students

6-8 students

11:30-12:30 or

13:00-14:00 (subject to demand and change) **see typical timetable)

Pre-Intermediate (B1)
Intermediate (B1+)
Upper Intermediate (B2)
Advanced (C1)

18+

Multinational (varies depending on seasons)

EXAMPLE MORNING CLASSES


9:00-10:00

ENGLISH CLASS 1/2

10:00-10:15

BREAK

10:15-11:15

ENGLISH CLASS 2/2 OR 1/2

11:15-11:30

BREAK

11:30am-12:30

ENGLISH CLASS 2/2

12:30-13:00

LUNCH BREAK

EXAMPLE AFTERNOON CLASSES


13:00-14:00

ENGLISH CLASS 1/2

14:00-14:15

BREAK

14:15-15:15

ENGLISH CLASS 2/2 OR 1/2

15:15-15:30

BREAK

15:30-16:30

ENGLISH CLASS 2/2

EXAM PREPARATION MAIN GOALS/AIMS

This course will help you improve your:


-  Exam techniques

-  Knowledge of the exam

-  Speaking and writing skills

-  Listening and reading skills

-  Your knowledge of vocabulary

-  Your knowledge of grammar

-  Your pronunciation

Price Information - 2021

1-4 WEEKS

£60 PER WEEK

ENROLMENT FEE

£55 (includes your first course book)

EXAM FEE (APPROX)*

IELTS: £170-£195

CAE & FCE: £120 

Enrolments should be made at least 30 days in advance of the course start date and payment must be cleared according to the payable date on the invoice.

* Paid directly to your chosen exam centre. We can help you book your exam.

The School will be closed on the following Holidays and Bank Holidays.

*We are not able to allow students to start courses on the Mondays that fall on Bank Holidays:


Christmas & New Year's Holiday                    21/December/2020 - 03/January/2021

Easter Holiday                                                    02/April/2021

May Bank Holiday                                             03/May/2021

Spring Bank Holiday                                         31/May/2021

Summer Bank Holiday                                      30/August/2021

Christmas & New Year's Holiday                    20/December/2021 - 03/January/2022

More Information

For more information about our courses click here

Overseas Students click here


HIL Liverpool General Terms and Conditions


Extra-curricular and social activities are  included in the price of any full-time course (10+ hours a week)