Top 10 OET Davao Test-taking Tips for the Writing Sub-test

As one of the sub-tests of the Occupational English Test (OET), the writing section is scored against six scoring categories such as: • purpose, • content, • conciseness and clarity, • genre and style, • organization and layout, and • language The writing sub-test lasts around 45 minutes and is profession-specific. There is one task [...]

By | 2019-06-28T09:37:39+00:00 June 28th, 2019|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments

Five OET Test-taking Strategies for the Listening Sub-test

As one of the sub-tests of the Occupational English Test, the listening section consists of the following parts: • Part A: Consultation Extracts You will listen to two recorded medical professional-patient consultations. Your task is to complete the health professional’s notes using the information from the audio clips. • Part B: Short Workplace Extracts You [...]

By | 2019-05-31T07:49:32+00:00 May 31st, 2019|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments

Five Practical Tips for OET Listening Part C: Presentation Extracts

Presentation extracts task is the third and last part of the OET Listening Test. This listening task consists of two recordings of healthcare professionals, which could be solo presentations or interviews. There are 12 multiple-choice questions, and your task is to choose from three possible answers. This listening task lasts around 15 minutes and assesses [...]

By | 2019-05-09T07:34:13+00:00 May 9th, 2019|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments

Five Practical Tips for OET Listening Part B: Short Workplace Extracts

OET Listening Part B: Short Workplace Extracts For this listening task, you will listen to six audio clips (e.g., team briefings, handovers, or medical professional–patient dialogues) and you will answer one multiple-choice question for each audio clip. This listening task measures your ability to determine main ideas, arguments, and supporting details from the short workplace [...]

By | 2019-04-16T05:47:50+00:00 April 12th, 2019|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments

Five Practical Tips for OET Listening Part A: Consultation Extracts

OET Listening Part A: Consultation Extracts For this listening task, you will listen to two audio recordings about a consultation between a medical professional and a patient. Your task is to complete the medical professional’s notes using the information from the audio clips. This listening test assesses your ability to determine specific information while listening [...]

By | 2019-04-05T06:42:54+00:00 April 5th, 2019|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments

Beyond OET: How to Make the Most of Consultations

Consultation role-plays are among the most common scenarios in the OET speaking sub-test. Why? Because it’s part and parcel of just about every medical practitioner’s life. Whether you’re a physician or a veterinarian, facilitating appointments and interacting with patients and/or their guardian will always be a part of your work tasks. So, make sure you [...]

By | 2019-03-08T05:24:19+00:00 March 8th, 2019|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments