American English in Berkeley

  • Teenagers
  • Berkeley

American English in Berkeley

Price from :
5 500 $
Academic Experience

International experience on the US west coast

  • Collegiate experience on the University of California, Berkeley campus.
  • Tech start-up workshops
  • Fully inclusive leisure program
  • Very small classes

July 5th - August 1st 2020. Study from 2 - 4 weeks. Arrival on Saturday and departure on Sunday.

Objectives of the Stay

Become confident and accurate in English

Intensive short courses with rigorous language practice and a rich cultural experience.


American Summer Program in Berkeley

16 hours per week.

Students are taught in groups of no more than eight students and develop skills in English through real-world interactions and authentic academic materials.


    •  Lesson content is academically challenging and is designed to inspire students to achieve beyond their expectations. Lessons also expose students to new ideas and approaches, including the use of authentic materials and discussion of current affairs and topical issues in the classroom. 
    •  Tech start-up workshop two afternoons per week.
    •  Homework tasks are set daily to allow learners to reflect on and consolidate what they have learned in the day, as well as prepare for the next day.
    • A cultural program including leisure activities is included, alongside weekly excursions to places of cultural significance.
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Expected Outcomes

Students become bold and confident users of the language.

Hébergement sur place


University of California, Berkeley

Students live and study on the prestigious UCB campus. Students stay in a secure, fully-supervised college residence, sharing a room with other students. All meals are included.


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Berkeley is located on the east side of the San Francisco bay, and is approximately 40km from San Francisco airport and 20km from the city centre.



  • Two half-day excursions per week
  • One full day excursion per week
  • Tech start-up workshop on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons
  • Leisure activities
Price includes
Useful Information

Price Includes

The price includes 16 hours of tuition per week, full-board accommodation in residence on the UCB campus and a social programme.

Arrival and departure transfers on standard times and dates are included, and learners are met at the airport and accompanied to the school by OISE team members.