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Kaplan International - Westwood, Los Angeles

From 6545.- EUR
7485.- USD
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Key points

  • Multi-cultural city with lots to see and do
  • An international hub of entertainment
  • Prime position in Los Angeles, close to UCLA
  • Skilled staff providing dynamic lessons
  • Outstanding nationality mix

The school

Levels
Elementary to Advanced
School size
L
Accommodations
Host family, Residence, Apartment
Disabled access
Disabled access at school
Wifi
WiFi is free

The students

Minimum age
16 years
Average age
26 years
Nationality mix
Saudi Arabia, Japan, China, etc..
ratings
1 authentic opinion
Please note that due to the safety measures implemented following official recommendations and requirements, some school facts and services – such as the number of students per class, schedules, access to common areas as well as certain activities - may differ from those described on our website. Please contact us for more information.

Study English in Los Angeles at our partner school located in Westwood, near Beverly Hills, between Santa Monica beaches and the iconic Hollywood. As you explore the vibrant and multicultural LA, enjoy the wonderful weather and discover the city behind all the fame and glamour. The school boasts 11 bright classrooms, a multimedia centre and a student lounge where you’ll be able to take breaks and socialise with your classmates. Highly qualified teachers will support you throughout your English-learning journey, and dynamic and interactive classes will help you learn faster. With over 60 nationalities studying at Kaplan Los Angeles Westwood, you’ll meet new people from all over the world – a fantastic opportunity to improve your English!

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Included in the price
  • Learning Progress Guarantee (Intensive course +10 weeks)
  • Level and needs assessment
  • Access to e-learning platform
  • Welcome activity
  • Use of study centre
  • End-of-course report and certificate
  • Activity programme
  • Job Club (semi-intensive or intensive course)

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ESL guarantees you the most attractive prices on the market! If you find any price difference, you will be entirely refunded.

Semi-intensive course (Academic Semester/Year)

Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1), 20 - 52 week(s)
20 weeks From 6545.- EUR
(7485.- USD)
Lessons
General (group): 20 of 45 minutes
+ K+ Sessions: 7 of 45 minutes
Course duration
20 - 52 week(s)
Levels
Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1)
Students/class
Max 15
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
08:30-11:45
Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.

K+ sessions:
K+ sessions include online materials to reinforce progress made in class as well as the access to K+ Clubs organised by the school for you to practise your language skills and socialise with other students.

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Course info
Week(s)
Without accommodation
Host family, single room, half board (18+)
Residence, double room, no meals (18+)
24
8825 USD
17065 USD
17305 USD
36
12425 USD
24745 USD
25105 USD
USD 1 ≈ EUR 0.87   (Not-binding exchange rate)

High & low seasons

Supplement accommodation high season (host family) (per week) (19.06-21.08.2021) 30 USD
Supplement accommodation high season (residence) (per week) (19.06-21.08.2021) 30 USD

Extras

Accommodation deposit (residence) (to be paid on site)
credit card
350 USD

Options

K+ Live Express: Grammar & Vocabulary, 5 l/week (per week) 100 USD
K+ Live Express: Speaking & Listening, 5 l/week (per week) 100 USD
K+ Live Express, 10 l/week (per week) 200 USD
One-to-one online lessons (per lesson) 80 USD
One-to-one course (per lesson) 80 USD
K+ post departure online access: 3 months 69 USD
K+ post departure online access: 12 months 139 USD
Special diet (host family) (per week) 50 USD
End-of-year holidays (host family)
(18.12.2021 - 25.12.2021)
75 USD
Retention fee (host family) (per week)
Availability on request
75 USD
Extra night (18+) (host family)
Availability on request
85 USD
Extra night (18+) (host family) (19.06-21.08.2021)
Availability on request
93 USD
Extra night (18+) (residence)
Availability on request
88 USD
Extra night (18+) (residence) (19.06-21.08.2021)
Availability on request
95 USD
Airport transfer from Los Angeles (pick-up) 160 USD
Airport transfer from/to Los Angeles (pick-up and drop-off) 304 USD
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Bank holidays
01.01 / 18.01 / 31.05 / 05.07 / 06.09.2021
Holidays
25.11.2021 - 26.11.2021
19.12.2021 - 28.12.2021

Arrival day: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday following course end

Standard Residence
Arrival: Saturday after 14:00 / Departure: Saturday before 11:00
Premium Apartments
Arrival: Saturday after 16:00 / Departure: Saturday before 11:00

Intensive course (Academic Semester/Year)

Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1), 20 - 52 week(s)
20 weeks From 7157.- EUR
(8185.- USD)
Lessons
General (group): 20 of 45 minutes
+ Options (group): 8 of 45 minutes
+ K+ Sessions: 7 of 45 minutes
Course duration
20 - 52 week(s)
Levels
Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1)
Students/class
Max 15
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
General (group): 08:30-11:45
Options (group): 12:30-14:00 (Mon, Tues, Wed, Thu)
Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.

Specific options:
The intensive course includes 8 lessons per week to focus on specific skills such as vocabulary, business English, exam preparation or local culture, depending on students’ interests and language level.

K+ sessions:
K+ sessions include online materials to reinforce progress made in class as well as the access to K+ Clubs organised by the school for you to practise your language skills and socialise with other students.

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Course info
Week(s)
Without accommodation
Host family, single room, half board (18+)
Residence, double room, no meals (18+)
24
9665 USD
17905 USD
18145 USD
36
13145 USD
25465 USD
25825 USD
USD 1 ≈ EUR 0.87   (Not-binding exchange rate)

High & low seasons

Supplement accommodation high season (host family) (per week) (19.06-21.08.2021) 30 USD
Supplement accommodation high season (residence) (per week) (19.06-21.08.2021) 30 USD

Extras

Accommodation deposit (residence) (to be paid on site)
credit card
350 USD

Options

K+ Live Express: Grammar & Vocabulary, 5 l/week (per week) 100 USD
K+ Live Express: Speaking & Listening, 5 l/week (per week) 100 USD
K+ Live Express, 10 l/week (per week) 200 USD
One-to-one online lessons (per lesson) 80 USD
One-to-one course (per lesson) 80 USD
K+ post departure online access: 3 months 69 USD
K+ post departure online access: 12 months 139 USD
Special diet (host family) (per week) 50 USD
End-of-year holidays (host family)
(18.12.2021 - 25.12.2021)
75 USD
Retention fee (host family) (per week)
Availability on request
75 USD
Extra night (18+) (host family)
Availability on request
85 USD
Extra night (18+) (host family) (19.06-21.08.2021)
Availability on request
93 USD
Extra night (18+) (residence)
Availability on request
88 USD
Extra night (18+) (residence) (19.06-21.08.2021)
Availability on request
95 USD
Airport transfer from Los Angeles (pick-up) 160 USD
Airport transfer from/to Los Angeles (pick-up and drop-off) 304 USD
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Bank holidays
01.01 / 18.01 / 31.05 / 05.07 / 06.09.2021
Holidays
25.11.2021 - 26.11.2021
19.12.2021 - 28.12.2021

Arrival day: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday following course end

Standard Residence
Arrival: Saturday after 14:00 / Departure: Saturday before 11:00
Premium Apartments
Arrival: Saturday after 16:00 / Departure: Saturday before 11:00

100% authentic opinions

These students attended a course in this school through ESL – Language studies abroad and their evaluation has been checked. Students' opinions don't necessarily correspond to those of ESL – Language studies abroad, but reflect the individual experience of those participants. This is meant to provide you with further information about this school.

4.3/5
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Value for money (4 / 5)
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Host family
Get a slice of American life during your English course at Kaplan Los Angeles Westwood, as you stay with a local host family. You’ll learn more about local life and improve your English as you practise with your host, enjoying dinner together (half board provided). You’ll stay in a single room with shared bathroom. Free Wi-Fi, bed linen and towels are included, but the laundry service may incur extra costs. Host families usually live around 45-60 minutes away from the school, allowing you to explore new areas of LA!

Take advantage of our discounted package prices including course and homestay for the whole length of the programme!

Standard Residence (from 18 years)
Experience the LA lifestyle by staying at this comfortable residence in Santa Monica, located 25 minutes by bus from our partner school Kaplan Los Angeles Westwood. You’ll stay in a single or twin room, and you’ll share the bathroom and the kitchen with the other students. All rooms are fitted with a single bed, a wardrobe and a desk. The residence provides free Wi-Fi, bed linen and towels, and has laundry facilities on site (at extra cost). Room cleaning service is included. There’s also an on-site bike storage and a garden for you to enjoy!

Premium Apartments (from 18 years)
These apartment-style residences will let you experience the city and feel right at home as you study English in Los Angeles! These 2 or 3-bedroom apartments contain twin rooms with a wardrobe, a desk, and linen and towels provided. You’ll share the bathroom and kitchen with other students and socialise in the common area or catch up on the latest TV series. Laundry is self-service and comes at an extra cost, and rooms are cleaned every other week. Explore the nearby glamour of Rodeo Drive and Beverly Hills with your new international friends!

Internationally renowned as the centre of the entertainment industry, LA is just begging to be explored! Discover the real LA behind the lights, camera and action, shop in the vintage stores on Melrose Avenue, and marvel at the breath-taking coast. Experience pure thrills at Universal Studios or Disneyland or discover the lively music and cultural scene in Downtown LA, as well as world-class museums and galleries, and delicious food from around the world available 24/7. Kaplan Los Angeles Westwood organises weekend trips to exciting sites such as Las Vegas, along with weekly activities offering multiple chances to socialise. Watch some of America’s favourite sports, try your hand at surfing, and stroll down Venice Beach – live the LA dream!

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