The publications listed below are commercially produced and designed to prepare students to take IELTS tests. Inclusion on this list is not necessarily an endorsement of the product. Some are course books and others are practice test materials.
Specimen Materials — $55.00 (also known as Official IELTS Practice Materials)
The Specimen Materials package includes a full practice test with answer key and CD. This package gives future IELTS test takers an idea of what the test is like and it also gives test takers an opportunity to test themselves to indicate whether their English is likely at the level required to study at an institution where the teaching is in English.
Insight into IELTS — $85.00
This publication offers comprehensive preparation for the IELTS test. It will progressively develop skills and language for each test paper by examining the four IELTS papers one by one, including both Academic and General Training types in Reading and Writing. This publication comes with an audio CD.
Top Tips for IELTS (Academic) — $60.00
This book gives essential advice for each of the four IELTS components (Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking). It is written by Cambridge ESOL and includes an interactive CD – ROM with full practice test and Speaking test video.
IELTS12 (Academic) — $115.00
This book provides students with an excellent opportunity to familiarize themselves with IELTS and to practice examination techniques using authentic test material. An introduction to different modules is included in the book, together with an explanation of the scoring system used by Cambridge English Language Assessment. A comprehensive section of answers and tape scripts makes the material ideal for students working partly or entirely on their own. The downloadable audio contains the listening test material.
IELTS12 (General Training) - $115.00
The Book with answers allows students to familiarize themselves with IELTS General Training and to practice examination techniques using authentic tests. An introduction to different modules is included in each book, together with an explanation of the scoring system used by Cambridge English Language Assessment. A comprehensive section of answers and tape scripts makes the material ideal for students working partly or entirely on their own. The downloadable audio contains the listening tests material.
These preparation materials can be purchased through the IELTS Test Centre and are payable by credit card, money order or certified cheque (made payable to Conestoga College), or by using the
Payment Authorization Form (pdf)
. Personal cheques are not accepted.