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ELC Los Angeles

English Language Center (ELC) offers high quality English courses in the star-studded city of Los Angeles. The school is part of the ELC group, which has been teaching English in Boston, Los Angeles and Santa Barbara since 1978. With ELC Los Angeles, you can choose from standard group courses, programs to prepare you for an internationally recognized language exam, combine your English lessons with tennis, surfing, yoga or photography or take a special Hollywood program that includes special visits related to the movie business.   

The school is housed in a modern building in Westwood, part of the exclusive western part of the city, very close to the famous Beverley Hills neighborhood. The beaches of Santa Monica and Venice are just a short bus journey away.

The ELC team organizes various activities for their students’ free time, including tours of the city’s different neighborhoods including Hollywood, downtown and Beverley Hills, sports such as surfing, tennis, golf and sailing, and weekend excursions to the Magic Mountain theme park and Universal Studios. The school can also arrange longer excursions for you, such as to visit San Francisco, San Diego, the Grand Canyon or Las Vegas. Take a language course in Los Angeles and enjoy exploring the best that California and the USA has to offer! 

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School Facts

School size:

medium

Classrooms:

13

High season:

July - August

Japan
20%
Switzerland
18%
France
7%
Saudi Arabia
7%
Brazil
6%
Russian Federation
6%
Turkey
5%
Korea (the Republic of)
4%
Germany
4%
Worldwide
23%

18 - 23 years old:

35%

24 - 30 years old:

35%

31 - 50 years old:

10%

Location

ELC, 10850 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 210, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA

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Courses

More information about different types of courses.

Schedule
Weeks
Price From
Mornings
Schedule: Mornings
1 - 48
Weeks: 1 - 48
1,715 USD (4 weeks)
  • 20 standard lessons per week
  • Class length in minutes: 50
  • Monday - Friday
  • Language Level: complete beginner - C2
  • Students per course: max. 14
  • Minimum age: 16
  • Beginner starting dates: 2019-01-07 | 2019-02-04 | 2019-03-04 | 2019-04-01 | 2019-04-29 | 2019-05-28 | 2019-06-24 | 2019-07-08 | 2019-07-22 | 2019-08-05 | 2019-08-19 | 2019-09-16 | 2019-10-15 | 2019-11-11 | 2019-12-09
Mornings
Schedule: Mornings
1 - 48
Weeks: 1 - 48
1,835 USD (4 weeks)
  • 24 standard lessons per week
  • Class length in minutes: 50
  • Monday - Friday
  • Language Level: complete beginner - C2
  • Students per course: max. 14
  • Minimum age: 16
  • Beginner starting dates: 2019-01-07 | 2019-02-04 | 2019-03-04 | 2019-04-01 | 2019-04-29 | 2019-05-28 | 2019-06-24 | 2019-07-08 | 2019-07-22 | 2019-08-05 | 2019-08-19 | 2019-09-16 | 2019-10-15 | 2019-11-11 | 2019-12-09
Full days
Schedule: Full days
1 - 48
Weeks: 1 - 48
2,095 USD (4 weeks)
  • 30 standard lessons per week
  • Class length in minutes: 50
  • Monday - Friday
  • Language Level: complete beginner - C2
  • Students per course: max. 14
  • Minimum age: 16
  • Beginner starting dates: 2019-01-07 | 2019-02-04 | 2019-03-04 | 2019-04-01 | 2019-04-29 | 2019-05-28 | 2019-06-24 | 2019-07-08 | 2019-07-22 | 2019-08-05 | 2019-08-19 | 2019-09-16 | 2019-10-15 | 2019-11-11 | 2019-12-09
Schedule
Weeks
Price From
Full days
Schedule: Full days
2
Weeks: 2
-
  • 20 standard lessons per week
  • Trip to a major film studio
  • Two visits to see a TV show being filmed
  • Guided tour of Hollywood and the stars' neighborhoods
  • Class length in minutes: 50
  • Monday - Friday
  • Language Level: complete beginner - C2
  • Students per course: max. 14
  • Minimum age: 16
  • Beginner starting dates: 2019-01-07 | 2019-02-04 | 2019-03-04 | 2019-04-01 | 2019-04-29 | 2019-05-28 | 2019-06-24 | 2019-07-08 | 2019-07-22 | 2019-08-05 | 2019-08-19 | 2019-09-16 | 2019-10-15 | 2019-11-11 | 2019-12-09
Full days
Schedule: Full days
2
Weeks: 2
-
  • 20 standard lessons per week
  • Guided tours of museums, historical sights and major landmarks
  • A two-hour photo review session
  • Apple photo book containing your final photos included
  • Students must have their own digital camera
  • Class length in minutes: 50
  • Monday - Friday
  • Language Level: complete beginner - C2
  • Students per course: max. 14
  • Minimum age: 16
  • Beginner starting dates: 2019-01-07 | 2019-02-04 | 2019-03-04 | 2019-04-01 | 2019-04-29 | 2019-05-28 | 2019-06-24 | 2019-07-08 | 2019-07-22 | 2019-08-05 | 2019-08-19 | 2019-09-16 | 2019-10-15 | 2019-11-11 | 2019-12-09
Full days
Schedule: Full days
2 - 48
Weeks: 2 - 48
2,420 USD (4 weeks)
  • 20 standard lessons per week
  • Unlimited group yoga lessons
  • Yoga map, water bottle and towel provided
  • Class length in minutes: 50
  • Monday - Friday
  • Language Level: complete beginner - C2
  • Students per course: max. 14
  • Minimum age: 16
  • Beginner starting dates: 2019-01-07 | 2019-02-04 | 2019-03-04 | 2019-04-01 | 2019-04-29 | 2019-05-28 | 2019-06-24 | 2019-07-08 | 2019-07-22 | 2019-08-05 | 2019-08-19 | 2019-09-16 | 2019-10-15 | 2019-11-11 | 2019-12-09
Full days
Schedule: Full days
2 - 48
Weeks: 2 - 48
3,675 USD (4 weeks)
  • 20 standard lessons per week
  • 2 two-hour surf lessons per week
  • Use of surfboard and wetsuit included
  • Includes transportation to local beaches
  • Class length in minutes: 50
  • Monday - Friday
  • Language Level: complete beginner - C2
  • Students per course: max. 14
  • Minimum age: 16
  • Beginner starting dates: 2019-01-07 | 2019-02-04 | 2019-03-04 | 2019-04-01 | 2019-04-29 | 2019-05-28 | 2019-06-24 | 2019-07-08 | 2019-07-22 | 2019-08-05 | 2019-08-19 | 2019-09-16 | 2019-10-15 | 2019-11-11 | 2019-12-09
Full days
Schedule: Full days
2 - 48
Weeks: 2 - 48
6,455 USD (4 weeks)
  • 20 standard group lessons per week
  • 10 private film lessons per week
  • Use of professional film equipment included
  • Full rights for your finished film
  • Class length in minutes: 50
  • Monday - Friday
  • Language Level: complete beginner - C2
  • Students per course: max. 14
  • Minimum age: 16
  • Beginner starting dates: 2019-01-07 | 2019-02-04 | 2019-03-04 | 2019-04-01 | 2019-04-29 | 2019-05-28 | 2019-06-24 | 2019-07-08 | 2019-07-22 | 2019-08-05 | 2019-08-19 | 2019-09-16 | 2019-10-15 | 2019-11-11 | 2019-12-09
Schedule
Weeks
Price From
Full days
Schedule: Full days
1 - 48
Weeks: 1 - 48
2,165 USD (4 weeks)
  • 20 standard group lessons per week
  • 10 TOEFL exam preparation lessons per week
  • Class length in minutes: 50
  • Monday - Friday
  • Language Level: A2 - C2
  • Students per course: 9-14
  • Minimum age: 16
  • Starting dates: 2019-06-24 | 2019-07-22 | 2019-08-19

Accommodation

More information about different types of accommodation

Meals
Bathroom
Price From
Breakfast
Breakfast
Shared
Shared
1,285 USD (4 weeks)
    Accommodation
  • Travel Time (by public transport): 45 minutes
  • Laundry facilities available
  • Accommodation facilities include: Only students with different native languages will be housed together (when possible)
    Accommodation room
  • Minimum age: 16
Half board
Half board
Shared
Shared
1,385 USD (4 weeks)
    Accommodation
  • Travel Time (by public transport): 45 minutes
  • Laundry facilities available
  • Accommodation facilities include: Only students with different native languages will be housed together (when possible)
    Accommodation room
  • Minimum age: 16
Meals
Bathroom
Price From
Self catering
Self catering
Private
Private
1,500 USD (4 weeks)
    Accommodation
  • Travel Time (by public transport): 15 minutes
  • Travel Time (on foot): 30 minutes
  • Wifi
  • Laundry facilities available
  • Accommodation facilities include: Swimming Pool | Fitness center | Communal area/shared living room
    Accommodation room
  • Minimum age: 18
  • Room cleaning service included
  • Deposit: 200 USD. Your deposit will be reimbursed at the end of your stay if you have taken appropriate care of the accommodation.
  • Room facilities include: Private kitchen
  • Two bedrooms, two bathrooms, kitchen and living room per apartment
Self catering
Self catering
Private
Private
2,540 USD (4 weeks)
    Accommodation
  • Travel Time (by public transport): 15 minutes
  • Travel Time (on foot): 30 minutes
  • Wifi
  • Laundry facilities available
  • Accommodation facilities include: Swimming Pool | Fitness center | Communal area/shared living room
    Accommodation room
  • Minimum age: 18
  • Room cleaning service included
  • Deposit: 200 USD. Your deposit will be reimbursed at the end of your stay if you have taken appropriate care of the accommodation.
  • Room facilities include: Private kitchen
  • Two bedrooms, two bathrooms, kitchen and living room per apartment

Transfer

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Direction
Operating Hours
Price
One Way
Direction: One Way
24h
Operating Hours: 24h
175 USD
Price: 175 USD
Return
Direction: Return
24h
Operating Hours: 24h
325 USD
Price: 325 USD

Closure Dates

Public holidays and school closure dates - contact us for more information.

2019-01-21 | 2019-02-18 | 2019-05-27 | 2019-07-04 | 2019-09-02 | 2019-10-14 | 2019-11-28 - 2019-11-29 | 2019-12-24 - 2019-12-25 | 2020-01-01

Reviews

Yalea Rating Index: Very good

Based on 401 reviews

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