IELTS Reading Short Preparation Course

Course Outline

This course is designed to prepare you for the IELTS reading test by teaching you three essential skills.

First, learn how to skim a text quickly to know its general meaning (or gist), scan for specific meaning and read for details. These techniques will save you time in the IELTS test.

Secondly, find out how to understand the meaning of new words by looking at the sentences that they are used in. This will reduce your vocabulary related mistakes.

Finally, study the best strategies for each individual IELTS reading test question type so that you work through the test as efficiently as possible.

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The Course Tutors

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Sam Morgan

IELTS Instructor, Co-founder

I’ve been teaching English for more than a decade. Over that time I’ve experienced how rewarding it can be to see my students achieve their IELTS goals.

Tom Speed

IELTS Instructor, Co-founder

Since graduating with a degree in English I have spent the last 15 years teaching General English, Academic English and IELTS Preparation. With Sam I founded this website.

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p Course Details

Rated 4.9 out of 5

3 modules, 14 lessons and 3 module tests.

Designed for Academic IELTS students, but also suitable for general training students as the same question types are covered.

Course Time

Students generally take between 1 to 2 weeks to complete this course.

Course Price


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Rated 4.9 out of 5
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February 14, 2022

I am lucky to come across this course. It save me some time and effort

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Dani S

Tips and exercise are very good for beginner.

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December 13, 2021

Excellent course

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October 26, 2021

This course are very helpfull and effecttive. Thank you!!!


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October 1, 2021

Motivating to study.

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September 28, 2021

gained a good amount knowledge

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