Essay Writing Test Format

The writing test consists of two tasks.

For Task 1, you will be given 3 minutes to read a text on an academic topic.

Then you will listen to a brief lecture on the topic.

You will then be allowed 20 minutes to write about the relationship between the ideas discussed in the text and the ideas discussed in the lecture.

For Task 2, you will be given 30 minutes to write about a topic that should be familiar to you.

At the end of each task, you will be able to look at an example answer.

The example will contain comments that will help you prepare for the actual examination.