Our evening IELTS Academic Writing Course is for people who are looking for a high IELTS score (7.0 or 7.5) for further study or professional registration and just want to focus on the Writing Sub-Test.

At this level, we are focusing on accuracy of grammar and vocabulary as well as building coherence and cohesion. We include weekly timed writing practice with individualised written feedback. Access to our Learning Centre resources is included (9-5 Monday to Friday).

Course entry level

High Upper Intermediate overall with at least IELTS 6.0 for writing. You can either present a recent IELTS test result as proof that you meet the course entry requirement or you can take our free online pre-test instead.

Course length

2 weeks +

Course hours

Part-time: 8 hours per week
8 (60-minute) hours in class
Classes are between 6pm and 8pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings.
Optional use of teacher-supervised independent Learning Centre (9am-5pm) Monday to Thursday.

Class size

Maximum of 14 students, minimum of 3

Start dates

Any Monday


This course is offered in Auckland, New Zealand.
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Course price (NZ$)

Part-time $160 per week
Or $620 for 4 consecutive weeks.
Registration and materials fee $60 (once only)

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Our students say…

Read what our students say about our IELTS preparation courses here: “IELTS students say“.

See also

We also have IELTS classes during the day that focus on all four parts of the test. See IELTS Preparation.


If you have any questions, please email us at info@languages.ac.nz or call us on (+64 9) 309 0615.

Please enrol as soon as possible and pay the fee once you receive an offer of place. If we don’t have confirmation of your payment, or enough people enrolled (we need a minimum of 3), we will not be able to run the course.

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