AIFS Study Abroad: Storytelling in Australia (Summer Traveling Program)
Spend 3 weeks exploring the state of Western Australia this summer earning 4 credits with AIFS. Storytelling in Australia engages you with Indigenous knowledge, critical issues in contemporary Australia and traditions of storytelling. You'll be introduced to Australian history, culture, landscape and people in this immersive program. Transcripts issued by Murdoch University.
You'll stay in student residences and tents with breakfast, lunch and dinner included while traveling. Program begins and ends in Perth.
This is an opportunity for creative and adventurous students to experience the real Australia and indigenous culture. Picture yourself camping under the stars, swimming in gorges, visiting Outback towns and sheep stations, discovering Aboriginal cave paintings and enjoying beautiful beaches and reefs.
An optional 3-night visit to Sydney is available to students who select the AIFS flight package.
Cultural and social activities include walking tours and guest lectures, excursions to places of significance and inspiration to the story of Australia. Ample free time for exploring on your own is also included in the itinerary.
Select from a wide range of courses from business to economics and political science to sociology, studying at DEREE - The American College of Greece in Athens. Your student apartment, built to house the 2004 U.S. Olympic Team, is located a short walk from campus. Depending on the academic term you select, numerous social and cultural activities may include day trips to Delphi and the Sanctuary of Apollo; the Island of Hydra; or Nafplio and Palamidi Castle. Optional excursions may include a tour of London England; and a visit to Cape Sounion and the Temple of Poseidon. Please visit AIFS website for term-specific details.
Study in the lively capital of Costa Rica at Veritas University where you will enjoy all the attractions and amenities of a big city while being within reach of two coasts, volcanoes and national parks of the central highlands. Experience “Tico” culture first hand and practice your language skills by living in a local homestay and sharing meals with your host family. Get to know more of Costa Rica with cultural activities including tours and museum visits. Explore vibrant markets, buzzing nightlife, street art and charming neighborhoods as you immerse yourself in beautiful San José. Various cultural and social activities are included, such as walking tours, on-campus clubs, cooking classes, and visits to local museums and markets. Excursions and day trips are also included, and additional excursions may be optional. Please visit the AIFS Study Abroad website for term-specific details!