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  • Locations: Los Angeles, United States
  • Program Terms: Spring
  • Restrictions: Otis applicants only
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
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Program Type: Local Travel Open To: All Majors
Minimum Class Standing: Sophomore Credit Type: LAS
Course Name/ CRN: LOS ANGELES UNDERSTANDING L.A./ 10340 # of Units Offered: 3
Non-Refundable Fee $150.00: *Is charged only when one "Commits" to a travel program
Program Description:
Queen Mary

ABOUT
Visiting a wide and varied range cultural and artistic sites and spaces throughout the Los Angeles heteropolis, students will gain an understanding of how great cities evolve and further creativity and community. Particular attention will be given to how Los Angeles has captured popular imagination both nationally and globally. Our class will involve study in preparation for our travel; 6 days of intensive travel by bus to visit sites throughout Los Angeles; followed by a report-back on what was observed and learned in the course.

DESTINATION
Los Angeles, CA

DATES
March 18 - 23, 2019: Program begins and ends at Otis College of Art and Design each day

COST
(based on 25 paying participants, price subject to change based on number of participants)
$580.00

INCLUDED
Bus transportation throughout your tour - 7 Hours per day (approximately 9am-4p)
Speaker Fees
Visit to the Old Zoo
Visit to the Bradbury Building
Visit to Olvera Street
Ride on the Angels Flight Railway
Guided Tour of the Historic Adamson House and Malibu Lagoon Museum
Guided program at the Chumash Village
Stop at City View Terrace
Guided Tour of the Gamble House
Self-Guided Tour of The Huntington
View Watts Towers
Visit to the Farmers Market and the Grove Shopping Center
Walk through Santee Alley in the Fashion District
Walk through the grounds at LACMA
Visit Church near Wilshire Blvd
Guided Historical Tour of the Queen Mary
Tour of the Mosaic House
Admission to the Heritage Square Museum
Admission to the Autry Museum of the American West

NOT INCLUDED
Tuition Cost
Course Materials

RESOURCES
Lead Faculty Contact, David Bremer dbremer@otis.edu



Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 12/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission 03/18/2019 03/23/2019

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.