The University of Sydney campus where exercise and sport science is taught is called the Cumberland Campus and is located in Lidcombe, approximately one hour from downtown Sydney. Sydney has an excellent transportation system, so there is easy access to the spectacular harbor and beaches, botanical gardens and parks, museums, cinemas, and theatre. The University of Sydney is culturally diverse and is a lively place to live and study.
Classes Primarily with Host-Country Students
Junior or Senior standing; Completed Human Anatomy/Physiology sequence; Minimum 3.00 GPA
Australian National University (ANU) in Canberra, Australia
The Australian National University (ANU) is located in Australia's national capital city of Canberra, which has many national buildings and museums. Canberra is unusual in that it is an entirely, purpose-built city. ANU has one of Australia's finest art collections, including outdoor sculptures located throughout the campus.
Deakin University Campuses in: Burwood, Melbourne, Geelong, Warrnambool
Deakin University is located in the state of Victoria on the southeastern tip of Australia. Deakin is situated in the greater Melbourne area with campuses in Melbourne, in the suburb of Burwood; Geelong, which is set on Corio Bay; and Warrnambool, which is located at the end of the Great Ocean Road. Students can pick to study in a metropolitan area or a smaller community.
Charles Sturt University is a regional university system with a network of campuses located throughout the state of New South Wales in smaller inland communities. CSU has campuses in the cities of Albury-Wodonga, Bathurst and Wagga Wagga. CSU offers smaller class sizes, a hands-on approach to applications, easy access to teachers, and an opportunity to experience a regional lifestyle.
Macquarie University is a prestigious institution located in the Sydney suburb of North Ryde,about a 45 minute bus ride from downtown Sydney. The campus is on a grassy parklands, surrounded by residential suburbs and adjacent to a shopping and cinema complex. It is easy to explore the city of Sydney, the famous harbor, and the beautiful beaches while studying at Macquarie.
James Cook University offers quality academics in a unique tropical environment. It is located in the North James Cook University offers quality academics in a unique tropical environment. It is located in the North Queensland cities of Townsville and Cairns, with close access to the Great Barrier Reef and tropical rainforests. James Cook University has strengths in environmental science and marine biology.
The University of The University of Western Australia is Australia's oldest university and has a reputation for academic excellence. It is located in Perth and thanks to the hot summers, mild winter, and location on the shores of the Indian Ocean, Perth is the perfect environment for outdoor living. Perth with 1.4 million people is Australia's fourth largest city, yet offers students a relaxed lifestyle.
Tasmania is an island state of Australia off the southern tip of Australia. One-fifth of the island is designated as a World Heritage Area and is comprised of 16 national parks with mountains, forests and beaches. The University of Tasmania was founded in 1890, and has two campuses; one in Hobart and one in Launceston.
Center for Rainforest Studies, Yungaburra, Queensland, Australia
The Center for Rainforest Studies is located on the northeastern tip of Australia, at the end of the Atherton Tablelands and in the heart of the traditional land of the Yidinji people. A third of the 153 acre property is mature rainforest within which the student cabins are nestled.
Classes Primarily with US Students
Be at least 18 years old
Sophomore or above
Completed at least one college level Ecology or Biology course
Murdoch University is located in Perth, Australia, which is on the western coast of Australia and on the Indian Ocean rim. Perth is a vibrant multicultural city. The CIEE Study Center feels Murdoch appeals to students with an interest in cross-cultural studies, including an interest in Australia's indigenous population and culture.