Deakin University - Winter
About the Program
About the Program
Deakin University has a passion for International education and the Australian Studies Summer School offers the chance to satisfy intellectual and cultural curiosity about one of the world’s most diverse cultures. Learning outcomes include cultural orientation skills; history, culture, and analyses. Additionally, this program will entertain and heighten your understanding of Australia today.
Students will be hosted on the Geelong Waterfront campus where you step out of the classroom and on to the beach! Housing includes a private room within a shared apartment in a newly built residence hall close to the train station. Students can ride directly to downtown Melbourne in just 50 minutes. The program includes cultural excursions in Melbourne and a Learn to Surf excursion on the world famous Great Ocean Road.
Location Victoria, Australia Program Type Partner University Program Program Term Winter Program Dates Program Dates: January 6 to January 26, 2019 (*Please note that students must plan their flights to arrive in time for the January 7th mandatory orientation event. Move in day is on January 6 and Move out day on January 26)
Course of Study
*Students receive 4 credits, and a DEC J.
For students following the Stony Brook Curriculum(SBC) this programs fulfills GLO, SBS and EXP+.
Language of Instruction English Language Proficiency N/A Program Term Winter Living Arrangements Dormitory-Style Residence
Credits earned on this program do not calculate toward a student's GPA at Stony Brook University. Non-SBU students are advised to check their home university policy on grade and credit transfer.
GPA 3.0 Application Deadline October 15 Candidates may be interviewed to determine their qualifications for participating and representing Stony Brook University abroad.
Tuition Rate $278 per credit for NY residents
$1,008 per credit for non-residents Program Fee $3,200: Includes housing, books, welcome dinner, airport transfer to campus, excursions in Melbourne, learn to surf excursion (Fee subject to change) Administrative Fee
International Health Insurance Included in the Program Fee Other Fees $1,000 approximately: meals, personal expenses Travel Costs $2,700 approximately for airfare and visa. Students may be required to travel together to the study abroad site. The study abroad advisor will provide details to participants once available. Costs are estimates for planning purposes of the student and are subject to change at any point.