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.
Earn college credit in South America's largest city, founded in 1554 by Jesuit priests. São Paulo has a unique ethnic diversity, not found anywhere else in the world. The multicultural metropolis is the economic and cultural heart of Brazil with the highest national consumer market and a vibrant fashion and music scene. Depending on the term, students can earn up to 9 or 18 semester credits while living in a homestay or student apartment/house. A meal allowance is provided. Cultural and social activities range from guided tours of the city center, to trips to art museums, and day trips to Juquehy Beach, Santos and Embu Das Artes. Check your desired term for specific program details, as summer programs differ slightly from year and semester programs. Volunteer and internship opportunities are available to academic year and semester students.
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.