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With its iconic bridge, historic cable cars, and beautiful Victorian architecture, San Francisco is undeniably one of the world’s great cities. The entire region, in fact, demands to be explored and students will definitely get a chance to do just that! The vibrant and diverse East Bay, with cities like Oakland and Berkeley, are a cultural and culinary delight. Come spend a weekend with us to discover amazing sites such as the Golden Gate Bridge, Fisherman’s Wharf, Coit Tower, Chinatown, Union Square, and so much more! We can’t wait to meet you.
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Costs and Educational Hours
This 3-day weekend course offers 36 hours (equivalent to 3 credits) for an all-inclusive price of $349, which includes tuition and registration, course materials, educational excursions including activities and transportation during class hours.
Note: Hours include pre-weekend assignments and course evaluation. Check with your au pair agency regarding hours and credits, as requirements vary.
Need 72 hours / 6 credits? Register here to combine your in-person Weekend with an online Discover The U.S. course for a discount of $45!
Classes are held at the following times:
(Check-in Friday from 2:00 to 2:30 pm)
Friday: 2:30 - 9:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:30 pm
Sunday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Attendance is mandatory beginning on Friday with check-in from 2:00 to 2:30 pm and classes starting at 2:30 pm, and does not end until Sunday at 5:00 pm. If you are late to class or leave early on Sunday, you will not be eligible to receive your completion letter. Travel arrangements or work commitments are not accepted as excuses for missing class hours.
Courses are offered in collaboration with the University of California Los Angeles Extension (UCLA)
Oakland, CA 94621
Housing IS NOT provided or arranged for students who attend a weekend course. The housing link above gives a list of nearby hotels and housing options.