Explore the "Land Down Under" as
a Classroom Teacher!
* Below is a course from our
Summer 2013 intersession. Look out for Summer 2014 programs to be
Australia is the world’s smallest continent and largest
island—and it’s like nowhere else. Gain a global perspective this
summer as you explore your passion for education in the
"land down under.” Through a unique mix of classroom
instruction and hands-on service learning, you’ll gain invaluable
teaching experience at local schools while contrasting learning
styles in the Australian Education system with your experiences in
visit the Great Barrier Reef, see kangaroos, wombats, and koalas,
and travel the great outdoors as you get to know two great cities,
Brisbane and Sydney—all while earning 3 credits!
- EDU 1011: Human Relations in Inclusive Settings
- EDU 102: Global Cultural Awareness - Building an Educational
Perspective in Australia
Program Dates: May 31– June 22, 2013
- Application Deadline: March 25, 2013
- Deposit Deadline: April 3, 2013
Program Fee: $2,590 (tuition and airfare NOT
*Please note: Tuition and airfare are in addition to the program
fee. Please check the tuition based on your school and
how many credits you choose to enroll in while abroad.
Professor: Charisse Willis, The School of
**Please also not that, at this time, graduate students are
unable to apply through the St. John's UIS system. Graduate
students must submit a completed paper application
and an approved course option form to the Office of Global Studies . Be sure to have
the course option signed by your dean or academic advisor to ensure
that you will receive credit toward your course of study.