Semester / Trimester
Tropical Studies, Economics, Society & Culture -James Cook University - Townsville
James Cook University (JCU), Townsville, one of the world's leading tropical research institutions, is home to a top-notch faculty, who take full advantage of their natural laboratory. Students have the opportunity to take what they learn in the classroom and put it to work in fantastically diverse ecosystems, right at their doorstep. All courses are taught by JCU faculty, and ISA participants take classes alongside Australian and other international students.
Semester + Semester Programs Available: Students may participate in the Spring + Fall OR the Fall + Spring sessions of this program by selecting their two semesters of interest when submitting the initial ISA online application. For more information about this option, please contact your Townsville Site Specialist.
Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.50.
Minimum Admissions Prerequisites
There is no language prerequisite for this program.
Students must have at least sophomore standing (second year) at their home university and be currently enrolled in a four-year university at the time of participation.
Students must also include an academic letter of recommendation and letter of intent along with their standard ISA application if their GPA falls below the minimum requirement.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Some courses may require additional fees.
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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(ITNF3117) Program in Progress
Currently Accepting Applications!$14,995 (ITNF3118)
Currently Accepting Applications!$14,995 (ITNS3118)