IELTS Pathway (Stage 1)

About this course

This is our first stage IELTS Course. It is recommended that most students who are aiming to sit the IELTS exam start with Pathway. This stage of IELTS course is for students between pre-intermediate and lower-intermediate levels.

On this course you will:

  • learn about each section of the IELTS exam in detail
  • discover key vocabulary related to each exam topic
  • practice essential techniques such as scanning, paraphrasing and skimming 
  • get familiar with different question types such as short answer forms, matching and multiple choices
  • study different forms and structure of writing such as introductions, conclusions, argumentative essays and descriptive essays.

Course duration

Our 3-week, 5-week and 10-week courses are available throughout the year, as well as special courses in summer.

Term 1 May-July
Term 2 July-October
Term 3 October-December
Term 4 January-March
Summer courses March-May

Where is this course taught?

Course details

IELTS Pathway consists of 2 parts: Part A and Part B, which can be taken in either order, but you need to complete both parts to move on to the next stage. 

Course aims and content

Each IELTS Pathway module includes four topic areas.

Part A Part B
  • Studying overseas
  • Shopping and the internet
  • Jobs and job hunting
  • Crime and punishment
  • Transportation and inventions
  • The natural world
  • Food and diet
  • Health and sickness

Each part provides you with:

  • equal focus on improving listening, speaking, reading and writing
  • common IELTS exam topics and vocabulary 
  • skills development tasks and exam practice tasks
  • opportunities to practice exam questions both inside and outside the classroom using the course book, workbook and supplementary materials
  • advice for successful performance on the day of the exam itself.

Timetable

IELTS Pathway consists of 2 parts: Part A and Part B, which can be taken in either order, but you need to complete both parts to move on to the next stage. The course consists of 30 - 40 hours of classroom over 3 - 10 weeks

 

Term 4

Monday - Friday (except Tuesday):
13 January - 3 February 2015
13 January - 12 February2015
5 - 27 February 2015
17 February - 19 March 2015
28 February - 21 March 2015

Thursday: 16 January - 20 March 2015
Saturday: 18 January - 22 March 2015
Sunday: 19 January - 23 March 2015 

 

Summer Term

Monday - Friday:

March - April 2015

  

*This timetable is subject to change depending upon demand.

Siam Square

Term 1 - 4

LEVELS DAYS TIME
IELTS Pathway (Stage 1) Thu 18:30 - 21:30
Sat/Sun 15:00 - 17:00

Summer Term

LEVELS DAYS TIME
IELTS Pathway (Stage 1) Mon - Fri 9:00 - 12:00
13:00 - 16:00
18:30 - 21:30

Ladprao

Term 1 - 4

LEVELS DAYS TIME
ELTS Pathway (Stage 1) Sun 15:45 - 18:45

Summer Term

LEVELS  DAYS TIME
IELTS Pathway (Stage 1) Mon - Fri 18:00-21:00

Pinklao

Term 1 - 4

LEVELS DAYS TIME
IELTS Pathway (Stage 1) Thu/Fri 19:00 - 21:15
Sat 17:30 - 20:30

Summer Term

LEVELS DAYS TIME
IELTS Pathway (Stage 1) Mon - Fri 13:00 - 16:00

Chaengwattana

Term 1 - 4

LEVELS DAYS TIME
IELTS Pathway (Stage 1) Wed/Thur 19:00 - 21:15
Sun 15:45 - 18:45

Summer Term

LEVELS DAYS TIME
IELTS Pathway (Stage 1) Mon - Fri 18:00-21:00

Srinakarin

Term 1 - 4

LEVELS DAYS TIME
IELTS Pathway (Stage 1) Wed/Thu 19:00 - 21:15
Sat 15:45 - 18:45
Wed/Thu/Fri 19:00 - 21:15

Summer Term

LEVELS DAYS TIME
IELTS Pathway (Stage 1) Mon - Fri 13:00-16:00

Chiang Mai

Term 1 - 4

LEVELS DAYS TIME
IELTS Stage 1 (Pathway) Mon/Wed 18:30 - 20:45

Summer Term

LEVELS DAYS TIME
IELTS Stage 1 (Pathway) Mon - Fri 13:30-16:30