Effective Strategies to prepare for IELTS Exam
A workshop on how to prepare for IELTS exam organized by the College of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences at Al Ain University, Abu Dhabi campus, was presented by Mrs. Ream Odetalla, and attended by the academic staff and students.
The workshop focused on raising awareness of the test and of candidates’ awareness of their strengths and weaknesses, understanding what the examiners want, understanding questions, managing answers, text analysis and management, time management strategies and specific speaking, reading, writing and listening skills.
Mrs. Ream clarified the effective learning strategies and profound understanding on how a student can prepare for the IELTS exam. She also has elaborated to the students the four sections of the exam by explaining about the exam format, its contents and each part of a skill, accompanied with samples of some candidates' performances.
It is worth to mention that Al Ain University is now an authorized IELTS Test Venue in partnership with the British Council.