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Business, Design, Communications & Culture + Internship -University of Sydney

The University of Sydney has customized a 3 week or 6 week intensive short term program for students to provide hands-on experiential learning in an Australian cultural context, with an option of participating in an internship for credit. Students will enroll in 1 academic course for the 3 week intensive option, or 2 courses for the 6 week intensive option, totalling 4 - 8 US credits. The University of Sydney offers an incredible student experience, coupled with start-of-the-art learning environments and academic support services in one of the most beautiful cities in the world. A short-term study abroad experience is a brilliant way to experience the culture, develop global connections in your chosen profession, and gain a competitive advantage in the graduate employment market.

Highlights of the Program Include:
  • Urban campus with easy access to Sydney public transportation
  • Organized activities arranged by the university (surf camp, boat cruise, koala breakfast, etc.)
  • Housing: Student Residential Apartments in central Sydney, included in program cost
  • Eligibility: 3.00 GPA for study abroad


Minimum GPA

Students must have a minimum grade point average of 3.00.

Minimum Admissions Prerequisites

There is no language prerequisite for this program.

Students must have at least sophomore standing (second year) at their home university at the time of participation.

Students are required to submit an official transcript along with the application.

GAP and First Year students are eligible to participate, but must submit the following minimum requirements:
Minimum ACT score of 23 (or 22, if student scored a 4 or 5 on an AP exam)
Minimum SAT score of 1540 (or 1520, if student scored a 4 or 5 on an AP exam)

Course Information

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.


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