Los Angeles, TLA @ CSU – Channel Island
Summer Vacation Courses USA

Los Angeles
TLA @ CSU – Channel Island

A recently built campus surrounded by lemon and strawberry farms, it is situated 30 minutes from Malibu and an hour from Los Angeles.

Age Range

13 - 18



Duration of Stay

15 Days / 13 Nights

Courses start

5/25 July


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In this Centre


Los Angeles is one of America’s most important metropolises and home to the world’s most famous film industry. It boasts elegant neighbourhoods and princely villas. It is California’s liveliest city and the entertainment capital of America. With non-stop activities the city offers countless opportunities for recreation, concerts, performances, ballets, famous boutiques, cinemas as well as beautiful beaches.


The Channel Island campus, built ten years ago, is the newest of the California State University campuses. Nestled at the foot of the Santa Monica Mountains and surrounded by lemon groves and strawberry fields, it is only half an hour from Malibu and an hour from Los Angeles.
Other nearby attractions include Camarillo with its famous shopping mall, the beautiful Oxnard beach and the popular Channel Islands marine reserve.
The spectacular building housing the student library is flanked by the student centre, used for evening activities and a beautiful canteen. The campus also has a mini supermarket, a bank and three restaurants.

Language Course

The course, based on the World of Work curriculum, includes 15 hours per week in international classes of up to 15 students. The teachers are all native speakers and in possession of ESL teaching qualifications.

Lessons alternate between the morning and the afternoon. ASL hours are certified along with language proficiency at the end of the stay.


Accommodation is offered in double rooms with shared bathrooms, one bathroom for every two students. Accompanying staff stay in single rooms with a shared bathroom.

On arrival, students must pay a security deposit of $ 100 required by the school. The deposit will be returned at the time of departure unless the college needs to deduct payment for reasons stated in the school regulations. The college provides towels.

Board Basis

Full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner) from Monday to Friday, half board at the weekend (breakfast and dinner). Dinner on the day of arrival and breakfast on the day of departure.

Sports Equipment

Facilities include a playing field, covered basketball courts, and a swimming pool, available for student use at set times.

Free Time and Activities

  • 6 full day excursions:
    Downtown Los Angeles & Griffith Observatory, Getty Museum and the Grove, Six Flags Hurricane Harbour, Venice beach and Santa Monica, Santa Barbara, Beverly Hills and Hollywood walk of fame with dinner at the Hard Rock Café.
  • 2 half day excursions:
    Malibu Zuma beach, Camarillo shopping outlet.
  • Afternoon and evening activities

This programme may change for organisational reasons.

Where is it?


In order to get a quotation about this centre please contact: london@masterstudiesltd.com

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