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How is the Academic IELTS Writing Exam Module Assessed?
If you are preparing for the Academic IELTS exam this article will help you to understand how you’re the Academic Writing task is assessed.
The Academic IELTS Writing Test consists of Task 1 and Task 2, each of them is assessed independently. The IELTS examiner marks the candidate’s responses using performance descriptors corresponding to nine IELTS bands.
IELTS Writing Task 1 responses are rated using the following four criteria:
Academic Writing Task 1 is an information transfer task with a specified response where you need to draw on the factual content of a diagram. Remember, on this task you are not expected to speculate or explain anything outside of the input material. This is not a creativity task, stick to the content given. Your text must be at least 150 words in length.