You do not miss the once-in-a-lifetime chance to study abroad in one of the most beautiful cities on Earth. You will love the crystal clear blue waters, the breathtaking mountains, and everything in between. But there is more to Cape Town than its beautyâ��its dynamic society is ever-changing and growing, and you can witness it first-hand. Immerse yourself in the African culture and explore one of the most diverse environments in the world. We know you will agree that studying in Cape Town will make you feel like you are on top of the world. Cape Town Summer Surrounded by mountains and the sea near the southern tip of Africa, Cape Town is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. It is also an ideal location to experience the dynamic change in a country that is highly developed, but where millions live in poverty. You witness and participate in the South African effort to deliver health care effectively to the poorer urban and rural residents. Designed for students interested in health-related careers, this program enables you to examine health care delivery in South Africa. Field visits and placements in the townships surrounding Cape Town and a week-long rural excursion in the northern part of South Africa provide firsthand experience with the many health issues that plague South Africa, and the national effort to improve public health.
Step out of your comfort zone, experience the great Queensland lifestyle and study abroad with Griffith for one or two semesters. During your Study Abroad semester you can also participate in the Griffith Community Internship. The Community Internship is a course (subject) which allows students to gain real-world experience with a not-for-profit organization and also earn academic credit. Griffith has hundreds of internship opportunities available and can tailor the internship to match your study area or interests. Griffith’s 5 campuses are located in sub-tropical South-East Queensland, Australia which averages 300 days of sunshine per year. Enjoy either the relaxed, beach lifestyle of the Gold Coast, or the bustling, inner-city life of Brisbane.
Designed for students at all levels of Spanish language proficiency, this unique program allows you to acquire Spanish language skills and an understanding of the cultural elements that may come into play when working with patients from Latin American cultures. Courses are designed for students who wish to work in the medical and health sciences fields and provide insight into Costa Rica's Health Care system, as well as specific local issues. ******** Lush cloud forests. Sunny beaches. Unparalleled biodiversity. A range of opportunities to hone your Spanish skills and immerse in local culture -- and live the pura vida lifestyle. Study abroad in Costa Rica with CEA for a semester, a summer, or a short-term and discover all that this Central American country has to offer! Nestled between the Pacific Ocean to the west and the Caribbean Sea to the east, Costa Rica is not only known for its stunning natural beauty, but for its commitment to democracy and peace -- the country hasn't had a standing army in more than 40 years and boasts more teachers than policemen. Study with CEA in the bustling capital of San Jose at our partner institutions, Veritas University and Universidad Latinoamericana de Ciencia y Tecnologia, and choose from a range of course offerings that meet your academic, career, and personal interests. Focus on international business, intensive Spanish language, medical Spanish and health sciences; gain hands-on experience with an internship or a service learning program in rural Pejibaye near the cultural and historical center of Cartago; or complete an on-site tropical field study in a country known for its environmental conservation efforts.
The Intern Group provides an all-inclusive internship program in Latin America. We have chosen the emerging economy of Colombia for our program because of its combination of professional opportunities and culture. Take this chance to stand out by exploring the world and gaining real world experience. By partnering with a range of great companies and NGOs, our Latin America program will help you define your path and give you a competitive edge. We've previously placed interns at leading companies like Plaza Mayor, FIFA, & Bancolombia (LATAM's largest investment bank). Apply now to our award-winning program, as featured in CNN, TIME and Forbes.
As one of Ecuador’s top rated universities, Universidad Espiritu Santo has something for everyone with its wide range of subjects. Students can choose to take Spanish language courses along with a variety of other classes in either English or Spanish, depending on the student’s Spanish proficiency. Students also have the opportunity to participate in a service learning internship where they work in local community organizations. This gives students a chance to learn more about the social needs of the city and contribute in a way that enhances their studies. Universidad Espiritu Santo’s modern campus is complete with a sports complex and pool, music and TV studios, and a student-run restaurant.
Every year hundreds of students from around the world are welcomed to the University of Sydney through our Sydney Abroad program. Some come for our academic reputation and our wide range of courses, while others wish to experience our vibrant student life bolstered by our guaranteed housing and unique Internship Program. Whatever the reason, join us and find out why we’re Australia’s favourite option. ONLY @ SYDNEY UNI There are many points of differentiation that make the University of Sydney the best option for students in Australia and specifically in Sydney. These include: • Spoilt for Choice – we have the largest selection of subjects offered by any university in Australia: over 3000 units of study available across 16 Faculties • Guaranteed Accommodation - modern, clean and well-equipped accommodation at Urbanest with a mixed international/domestic student population and all within a 5 minute walk to campus • Internship Placement - credit-bearing industry or research placement run internally by the Sydney Abroad team to facilitate best-fit matching between student and host • MATES Abroad & Social Calendar - opt-in mentor program for students to meet Australian students, ease their transition into Sydney life, foster an international culture, and share exciting adventures in Australia together • Campus Culture – ranked first for the best student experience in Australia: there are more than 200 student clubs and societies, 43 which are sports clubs, 12 cafes and 8 bars on campus, 4 live performance spaces and 2 fitness centres Think Prestigious We sit in the top 0.3 percent of universities worldwide, ensuring that Australian innovation and research is recognised on the international stage. Ranked 45th in the world in the 2015/16 QS World University Rankings and consistently within the top three in Australia, the University of Sydney is one of the country’s leading research-intensive universities and oldest member of the prestigious Group of Eight. Think Lifestyle Sydney ranks second on a list of the 50 best cities in the world in which to live, work and study*, above New York and Paris. *PwC ‘Cities of Opportunity’ report, 2014 Our Programs In addition to the standard two Australian semesters, we have developed 3 NEW programs for 2016: • Short Term - 6 week intensive 21 May - 1 July • Spring Friendly - full semester mimicking the US spring and getting students home for USA summer • Gap & First Year - option for students without a home institution or in their first year of study
Develop a Northern European perspective on salient aspects of public health such as prevention and quality improvement while examining the challenges of health economics, delivery, and prioritization. PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS Travel with your classmates and DIS faculty on course-integrated study tours to compare insights from the analysis of contrasting national healthcare systems Access to real-life and current debates within the Danish healthcare system by designing a research question in a semester-long project in collaboration with a Danish public healthcare institution Examine what determines the priority setting for healthcare provision and the relationship between the many players involved in policy making and delivery of health services PROGRAM STUDENT PROFILE This program is right for you if you study health science, public health, public policy, or a similar discipline and wish to acquire skills for a graduate degree in health professions, and a future career in health administration or health promotion. CORE COURSE OVERVIEWS >> Health Delivery and Prioritzation in Northern Europe This course aims at providing you with a solid knowledge of the provision and organization of public health in Northern Europe, and of the historical, social, economic, and political background of the present healthcare systems. You will explore what determines health priority setting and the relationship involved in policy making and provision of health services. Credits: 3 Week-Long Study Tour: Preference of Helsinki-Riga | Helsinki-Tallinn Core Course Week: A three-day study tour in Western Denmark alongside a two-day seminar in Copenhagen. BUILD YOUR OWN CURRICULUM DIS has over 200 elective courses for you to build your curriculum from after choosing your required core course. You have to opportunity to focus on your major or diversify by selecting any combination of courses based on your needs. Click here for electives related to biology, and biomedicine/biotechnology, pre-medicine/health science, and public health.
Eco-Volunteer UP Foundation welcomes families and friends who would like to volunteer together. Volunteering in Latin American as a family, or even as a group of friends or co-workers, can be one of the most wonderful and gratifying experiences of your life. We have a range of programs that combine volunteering and sightseeing opportunities in some of the most popular destinations around Ecuador. As a family volunteering, your children can discover parts of the world they would probably never learn about at school. Our programs allow for a unique, in-depth look at a foreign land that is just not possible on a typical vacation. As a group, your classroom, club, or co-workers, can have one of the most incredibly rewarding experiences as together you learn about and experience life and culture in another land. This is an amazing opportunity to bond as you do something completely different and out of the ordinary. Our volunteering programs are suitable for family or groups from all areas of society: college students on a summer break, students from a class or university department, sports teams, work colleagues or even groups of friends looking for a truly original volunteer experience! The programs we offer range in length from a one week stay to 12 weeks, depending on the time you have available and project that you would like to participate in. Many of the projects can accommodate groups of various sizes. Please don't hesitate to contact us so that we can match your group's size with the right opportunity. Please also inquire about opportunities that include volunteer work and the chance to travel. Summer Volunteer Expeditions Volunteer and Trips
The Thailand Summer Study Abroad program with TEAN is a 3 or 6-week program based in Chiang Mai. This scholarship is for an outstanding student who also identifies as LGBTQ. The $3,000 scholarship can be used toward your program fees and tuition for Summer 2015. It will cover the cost of your tuition, services and housing for one 3-week module.