CIEE Arts and Sciences Program in Wollongong, Australia
Don’t get the wrong idea about this laid-back beachside city – there’s more than surfing happening here. At the University of Wollongong, researchers are fabricating new materials, recreating Neanderthal communication methods, and investigating why an Australian marsupial is extinct. Take cutting-edge classes with some of these fascinating professors, and experience Australia’s one-of- a-kind wonders beyond campus.
Study abroad in Wollongong and you will:
- Explore the South Coast during an epic three-day trip to get close to kangaroos and wallabies, and get a rare introduction to aboriginal culture.
- Study on a friendly, beautiful beach-town campus in easy reach of Sydney.
- Maximize learning beyond the classroom with the help of staff with advanced degrees in experiential education.
Established in 1997, this program lets student work toward their major while they get to know students from Australia and other countries, and join a melting pot of cultures on campus. Students choose from courses in arts, commerce, creative arts, education, engineering, health and behavioral sciences, informatics, law, and science, and are encouraged to enroll in at least one course focusing on Australian content or lending Australian perspective in their area of interest. Courses are taught in English.
University of Wollongong. Rated among the top 2% of universities worldwide, University of Wollongong welcomes international students from more than 140 countries. Its impressive curriculum runs from humanities and creative arts to IT and business. The university also offers exciting options for nursing and health sciences majors. Pre-med and nursing students, can fulfill major requirements with health policy, nursing, chemistry, and biology courses. Courses are taught by University of Wollongong faculty.
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Please check the CIEE website for final program dates, and speak with your CIEE Study Abroad Advisor prior to booking airfare.