This 10-week course is a comprehensive overview of the IELTS exam (International English Language Testing System). Students will learn strategies and gain insights designed to improve test scores on all four sections of the test. Diagnostic testing will provide the students with an idea of their entry level and their strengths and weaknesses. The writing component will help students acquire skills needed to succeed on both writing tasks. The listening and reading parts provide students with strategies to answer all question types with ample practice applying these skills. In all four components, students will receive instructor feedback. Through self-study, weekly discussion boards, practice tests, and graded assignments, students will gain the confidence to navigate this important exam. Although the course is open to all, it is designed for students who already have 5.5 or above and who wish to get a score of 6.5-7.00.