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|Anissa||Sam||27 Nov 2022||ELAT||Sam was great at helping me get a feel for how an Oxford interview would work. He even ran overtime and we finished later than ought to in order to get more questioning in for me.|
|Daniel||Sam||28 Oct 2022||ELAT||Sam was very clear in his teaching of the method he uses when analyzing a text. It helped me a lot in my own close-reading of poetry.|
|Anissa||Sam||26 Oct 2022||ELAT||Sam was again very helpful in helping me unpack my ideas and making them clearer. He taught me new technique's and further developed my understanding of form and its effects. A fun and engaging lesson yet again!|
|Kim||Ella||16 Oct 2022||ELAT||As always, Ella exceeds expectations! Highly recommend.|
|Daniel||Sam||16 Oct 2022||ELAT||Sam gives very constructive feedback on tasks he assigns me to find where I most need the help. He’s always prepared for the class and puts in the extra time to make sure the lesson is suited for me. Really happy with the lessons.|
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Why study the ELAT?
The ELAT is an admissions test that serves as a criterion for English competence at the College of Oxford and English at the College of Cambridge. The test assesses students' ability to understand an unfamiliar literary text and to use their knowledge of literature to identify its components.
As the competition for places at the most prestigious universities becomes fiercer, a standardized test was needed that could assess the true abilities of each student according to the college's requirements. The students who are even able to apply for Oxford and Cambridge have such good credentials and grades to show that the margin for successful admission is very small. The test is only one component of a student's application and does not determine final admission. The test is used to filter out the best and most deserving students and gives students the opportunity to show that they have that extra something that may not be reflected in their grades.
What university degree is ELAT useful for?
Giving the ELAT qualifies you as eligible to apply to both Oxford and Cambridge. The following courses are those in either institution that require the ELAT exam:
Bachelor’s in English Language and Literature
Bachelor’s in Classics and English
Bachelor’s in Classics II and English
Bachelor’s in English and Beginners’ Czech (with Slovak)
Bachelor’s in English and Beginners’ Italian
Bachelor’s in English and Beginners’ Modern Greek
Bachelor’s in English and Beginners’ Portuguese
Bachelor’s in English and Czech (with Slovak)
Bachelor’s in English and French
Bachelor’s in English and German
Bachelor’s in English and Italian
Bachelor’s in English and Modern Greek
Bachelor’s in English and Portuguese
Bachelor’s in English and Russian
Bachelor’s in English and Spanish
Bachelor’s in English Language and Literature
What careers can studying ELAT lead to?
English is fast becoming more than a global language. In fact, English is fast eliminating some of the oldest languages on earth. Studying English can be an excellent idea career wise if you work hard and have a bit of creativity in you.
Here are some options for those who sit for the ELAT-Oxbridge entrance test:
Advertising account executive
Secondary school teacher
Web content manager
Primary school teacher
Public relations officer
How expert ELAT tutoring can help you
Teachers will take the time to assess your starting point then develop a personalised syllabus to work towards your objectives. Online classes will focus on your areas of weakness and on developing the confidence you need to achieve your goals. Lessons will also push students in areas that they are already comfortable in, encouraging constant improvement and developing positive learning habits.
Why Choose Spires’ Tutoring?
We only hire 4% of the teachers that apply to Spires and they are all professional and experienced school and university level educators. Many have qualifications from top universities and institutions in the UK, USA, and around the world. All have a Ph.D., MSc, Ma, BSc, or Ba in their chosen field.
We have a lot of repeat students and you can check out the high star ratings our clients leave.
Because tutors set their rates via an auction system, our prices are more competitive than many other companies. Our online classroom is stable and fun to learn through. It has an interactive whiteboard and students can access recordings of classes at any time. They use webcam video chat when being taught.
Spires deals with all of the matching, scheduling, payments, and administration, we take all of the hassles out of organising support and allow students to focus purely on learning.
How does Spires’ online tutoring work?
You can find a professional tutor in four easy steps:
1. Use the Find A Tutor feature to create a post outlining your needs and requirements. You can choose from subject, level, price, and expertise.
2. Find your perfect tutor from our wide variety of skilled professors and educators. After you filter your search results using the Find A Tutor feature you can choose to ‘view profile’ of the best choices for your needs.
You can then see reviews and star rating, including total hours taught for Spires and the price per hr.
3. Have your face-to-face class. This can be done whenever and wherever you are, it’s all online- neither you nor the tutor travels!
4. Replay the classes afterward for any missed information at your own pace and convenience.
Private help is that easy!
Does it matter if I have a tutor near me?
No, it doesn’t! It’s all done online whenever and wherever you are. All you have to do is pick your ideal mentor and speak to them to arrange the best time for you to have video lessons.It doesn’t matter at all if they are miles and miles (or kilometre and kilometre) away from you!
How many tutors are available to give ELAT lessons?
We currently have 13 ELAT experts, and 100s of others with academic and professional experience specialising in a wide range of topics from GCSEs to postgraduate support, and everything in between.
Can I book an ELAT tutor?
Yes, you can! We have a huge selection of professional tutors with primary and secondary school experience. All you need to do is login and send a message, and arrange your first video call. If they fit all your specifications and needs, go ahead and book your first lesson.
Do you offer ELAT preparation help?
Yes, we do! Our database of tutors offers a wide range of tutors offering admissions help at various levels such as UCAS, Oxbridge entrance tests, and even IELTS and TOEFL preparation for non-native speakers.
You can choose from a wide range of specialisations whether you are preparing for a university entrance exam, looking to advance your career or just to brush up on your analytical and writing skills. We are confident you will be able to find what you are looking for from over a hundred professional academics in our network.
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