Literacy, Language and Learning
Hobsons Bay Libraries holds a range of material in the area of the Literacy, Language and Learning, books, kits and graded readers that help people in learning to read, write and understand English.
In addition to the print collection of magazines and newspapers Hobsons Bay Libraries also subscribes to the Road to IELTS preparation course.
Road to IELTS
Road to IELTS is a new online IELTS preparation course designed by the British Council. Road to IELTS will allow you to:
- Practice IELTS listening tasks under timed conditions
- View sample videos of speaking tests, highlighting good practice
- Develop techniques and vocabulary for writing tasks 1 and 2
- Work on authentic texts for the reading test, simulating the real exam
- Develop vocabulary in areas commonly used in the IELTS exam.
Road to IELTS provides 120 hours of free online self study materials to support both Academic and General Training. Each module contains 12 units based on commonly used IELTS topics, and covers reading, writing, listening and speaking.
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