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English Course in Los Angeles for Adults

English course in Los Angeles

Reward yourself with the sun of Santa Monica!

Information on the English School in Los Angeles

The language centre in Los Angeles is located in the iconic town of Santa Monica. The city is pedestrian-friendly, rich with quirky, eccentric and haute couture fashion shops, bike trails, and an abundance of world-class restaurants. It is surrounded by an amazing three miles of white sandy beach!

The Third Street Promenade is just a few minutes’ walk from the school, and is a true paradise. It’s surrounded by cinemas, theatres, shops and bars, as well as being home to some of the most incredible street artists in the world. The famous Santa Monica Pier is nearby, and it attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors every year with its amusement park, carousels and hot dogs on sticks!

The language centre in Los Angeles has 24 classrooms, which are all modern, bright and airy and equipped with interactive whiteboards. There is a library available to students, a self-study area and a student lounge with sofas, as well as TVs and vending machines. You will also have free internet access via the 20 computer stations, or via Wi-Fi. The area around the school has good public transport, with links to Malibu, Hollywood and Beverly Hills!

You're on the right place!

Why book your language study travel with Full-immersion? Because with us you get:

What's included?

  • English course and materials
  • Accommodation (optional)
  • International welcome!
  • Support available every day
  • Certificate of frequency and level

11

Avg stud/class

24

Classrooms

60+

Nationalities

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Choose your English course in Los Angeles

General, Semi Intensive or Intensive English Course in Los Angeles

20, 24, 26, 30 lessons per week - All levels - Flexible duration

[+] This English course teaches students practical English through thematic, interactive and engaging lessons. The program covers all four communication skills: reading, writing, oral expression and comprehension. Included in the course price is also a variety of useful and fun extra-curricular activities and workshops, an ideal way to socialize with classmates and practice your English in Los Angeles and other nearby destinations! >> Read more

One to One Lessons in Los Angeles

5-40 lessons per week - All levels - 1 lesson = 60 minutes

[+] To make the most of your studying in Los Angeles you can integrate some individual English lessons with your group course. Thanks to individually tailored lessons, you will have a double advantage: you can interact with other students in the morning classes, then focus on your individual improvement in the afternoon. Having a tutor at your disposal is very useful. You can focus on your weaknesses (comprehension, speaking, writing, reading, etc.) or develop target vocabulary. >> Read more

English for Work in Los Angeles

(20 General + 4 business) tot 24 lessons per week - from Pre-Intermediate - Flexible duration

[+] A well-balanced combination of simulations, tutorials, and thematic lessons are used in this English course in Los Angeles. Students learn in a practical and engaging way the language to negotiate a contract, manage human resources, and present business scenarios… you’ll learn how to deal with international work environments, give advice and warnings, and solve problems. This course is devoted exclusively to motivated adult students. >> Read more

Certify your study stay in Los Angeles

What certificates can you get?

At the end of your English language course you will receive a certificate of participation stating the dates, the type of course and the language level you have achieved. This certificate of partecipation is a nice addition to your CV. Remember that to get your level certified and recognised internationally, you will have to take a test like the IELTS or TOEFL, for example. You can apply for your examination directly at school, there are normally 2 sessions every month.

Are you also looking for accommodation?

Tips, tricks and links - Independent accommodation

Distance to School (approximately): - Room type:

[+] No matter why you're after an independent accommodation, maybe that was your first choice anyway, or you simply couldn't find anything available through the school... When the time to find a private accommodation comes, there are some tips and tricks that might come in handy. Find out more about the ... >> Read more

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Westwood - Apartments

Distance to School (approximately): 11 - 13 minutes Uber, 20 - 25 minutes public transport - Room types: Twin Room - Single Room

[+] Students will have a fully supplied kitchen with utensils, such as spoons, bowls, knives, forks, plates, cups, pans and pots. Comfort room is typically a smaller room than Standard and may have been a living room space which has been converted into a split bedroom. >> Read more

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Santa Monica Downtown - Apartments

Distance to School (approximately): 10 - 15 minutes walking - Room type: Double Room

[+] Each Apartment included in the Santa Monica Downtown Apartments feature a unique architecture style to add to your experience in Los Angeles. Filled with modern appliances and designer finishes, the apartments are steps away from restaurants, shopping, the arts, culture and the beach. You are also a ... >> Read more

Special Discount: -35 USD per week between 29/06-31/08

Host Family

Distance to School (approximately): 25 - 55 minutes public transport - Room types: Single room, breakfast only - Single room, half board - Twin room, breakfast only - Twin room, half board

[+] Staying with a host family offers you a unique and unforgettable experience – a cultural exchange which will leave you with lasting memories. You’ll be staying at the home of a local family, where you’ll have your own room (single or twin on request) in a sociable and hospitable environment. T ... >> Read more

Extra activities, learn while having fun!

What extra activities are available for the students in Los Angeles

Each English Course includes a variety of educational and social activities for free, which are specifically designed to promote linguistic practice and socializing. Activities are ongoing and differ from week to week, involving teachers and participating adult students that come from all around the world. There are also varied activities such as concerts and movie nights that can be purchased directly at the school, so make sure you inquire! Among the free activities, you'll find:

  • Pronunciation Classes;
  • Arts and Food Cultural Evenings;
  • Sports, Walking and Hiking;
  • Guided Tours of surrounding areas and local markets;
  • Focus Groups for conversation practice;
Each week you'll find updates to events and activities being held on the school notice boards.

Why study English in Los Angeles

Find out why this destination may be the right choice for you!

Los Angeles needs no introduction… you’ve already seen it’s endless beaches, sunny weather, amazing architecture and fashionistas in world-famous movies. You’ll recognise popular areas such as Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica and Silicon Valley. It is a city where cars outnumber people, and where Marina Del Rey boasts America’s largest yacht harbour.

There is no other city like it on the planet, and you’ll have a tough time visiting all of the 90 stage theatres and more than 300 museums! It’s energetic atmosphere comes from the multi-cultural population (LA is home to people from more than 140 countries speaking 224 different identified languages). It truly is a spectacular place to study, and a place where not many of our students want to leave!

Statistics, some interesting numbers

Nationalities

Does this English course meet what someone of your age and nationality needs? Check it out by comparing the facts.

  • BRAZILIAN19 % 19 %
  • JAPANESE18 % 18 %
  • OTHER17 % 17 %
  • SAUDI ARABIAN14 % 14 %
  • SWISS11 % 11 %
  • TURKISH10 % 10 %
  • KOREAN5 % 5 %
  • ITALIAN3 % 3 %
  • RUSSIAN3 % 3 %
  • TAIWANESE3 % 3 %
  • FRENCH2% 2%

Age groups

If you are a student aged between 16 and 18 and are seriously interested in our courses, we may accept your enrollment by evaluating your motivation. In this case, you will need to stay with an authorized guardian or with a host family in a single room with half-board (or in a twin room if you are traveling with a peer of the same sex). A signed consent form is also required, and you must arrange round-trip airport transfers if your arrival and departure are scheduled between 8:00 PM and 8:00 AM. For more details or to discuss your specific situation, please do not hesitate to contact us: we are here to help you find the best solution for your study experience.

  • 16-171 % 1 %
  • 18-29
85 % 85 %
  • 30+ 40+ 50+14% 14%

Structure and timetable of English course in Los Angeles

First day in Los Angeles

The first day begins at 08:30 with reception, registration and a short language test. The test is nothing to worry about, it’s specifically designed to put you in a class with other students of a similar level to yours. The test will be followed by a session / welcome speech, the handing out of the teaching calendar and other activities, and possibly lessons.

Welcome Package Tipically, on your first day of English course in Los Angeles students get a welcome package, including a manual with information about Los Angeles , the schedule of classes, some detailed information about your English course in Los Angeles , suggestions for free time activities, a list of extra learning activities, the school regulations and some important contact information including the emergency telephone number of the school (which you can contact 24 hours a day during your entire stay).

Welcome Event On the first day of your course  you are invited to a welcome event. This is an excellent opportunity for you to meet other students on your English course and from the school.

Timetable

As of your second day, you will start with regular classes. Unless you choose the "morning" timetable (green border), you will be assigned to the standard timetable (black border) on Monday morning. With the standard timetable, you will have alternating free time – one day in the afternoon and the next day in the morning. This system is called Double Banking and is the standard timetable at this school.

Useful information about Los Angeles

Not to be missed!

  • Hollywood Walk of Fame
  • Santa Monica Pier
  • The Observatory at Griffith Park
  • Beverly Hills
  • The local “Farmer’s Market”
  • A walk down the Hollywood Boulevard
  • A visit to the Hollywood Stud
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  • Shopping on Rodeo Drive
  • An ice cream on Venice Beach

How to get around Los Angeles

The best way to travel lightweight and securely, is to use your mobile and Google Maps to organize your commutes, you probably use it already, but just in case… try it out here: Google maps. 
Also, in most English speaking countries worldwide you can use private transport services such as Uber and Bolt. Please try them out, you will find the Apps on your mobile App store, most students use these services to commute from and to school, sharing the rides with their class mates.

Cost of living, some examples

  • Big Mac $2.70
  • Can of Coca Cola $1.29
  • Coffee in a cafe $3.00
  • 1 litre of milk $1.05
  • 1.5 litres of water $1.50
  • A loaf of bread $2.50
  • 2 course meal in an average restaurant $20.00
  • SIM card $29
  • Cinema $12

Visas and travel documents

What requirements are there to study in Los Angeles

Do you need a Student Visa?

  • NO, if your country is on THIS list, and you are taking a General English group course (20 lessons/week) for less than 90 days, you must get your ESTA online HERE.
  • Student Visa (F1): Generally required for courses exceeding 90 days or for special cases. For short courses, apply for ESTA online if your country is on the list.
General guidelines* for when an F1 Student Visa is required:
  1. Book Your Course in Advance: Plan your course well in advance to ensure availability.
  2. Medical Insurance: If you don't have medical insurance, you can obtain it through our website.
  3. Financial Proof: Prepare proof of direct access to sufficient funds ($3500 per month of stay) to cover your stay, as required by immigration rules.
  4. Payment: Pay at least 30% of the total package cost (it will be fully refunded if your Visa application is rejected and you notify the school in time).
  5. Visa Documentation: Await the I-20 (Invitation) from your chosen school.
  6. Visa Interview: Book your visa interview at the respective embassy or consulate.
*Refer to the U.S. Embassy for official detailed procedures.

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