International English Language Testing System Academic or General IELTS Minimum Entry Level: Intermediate Course length: 60 hours IELTS is designed to assess the language ability of candidates who want to study or work where English is the language of communication. IELTS is recognised by countless organisations worldwide, including most universities and colleges, as well as employers, professional bodies, immigration authorities and other government agencies. For a list of organisations that accept IELTS scores, visit http:/ At IH Doha we have highly experienced native English-speaking instructors who specialise in teaching IELTS. They use a wide range of specifically designed materials, incorporate practice tests into the course and familiarise students with the skills needed to achieve the required score. Our course covers: Writing: responses which are appropriate in terms of content, organisation of ideas and accuracy using a range of vocabulary and grammar Speaking: communicating opinions and information, using effective language and organising ideas coherently, expressing and justifying opinions, analysing, discussing and speculating about issues. Listening: understanding main ideas and specific factual information, recognising opinions, attitudes and purpose of the speaker. Reading: for main ideas, detail, gist, understanding implied meaning, recognising a writer's opinions, attitudes and purpose, following the development of an argument. A 50% reduction in Conversation class course fees is available to students studying on other courses.