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Language of Instruction: English Class Status: 2 - sophomore
Housing Options: Apartment (shared), Other Area of Study: Biology, Earth Sciences, Ecology, Geography, History, Internship Cooperative Education, Marine Sciences, Sciences, Sociology
Program Type: Study Abroad Minimum GPA: 2.5
Program Description:
Perth
CIEE Ecology, Conservation, and Sustainability in Perth, Australia 
What’s it like to explore a 260 kilometer-long reef home to 250 different types of coral? Dive into the fascinating environment that is Australia on CIEE’s Biology and Ecology Field Studies program. Take courses at the renowned Curtin University Sustainability and Policy Institute, conduct marine research at Ningaloo Reef and contribute to ongoing research on endangered marsupials in the forests of the south west of Western Australia. Unique coursework, extensive fieldwork with local scientists, and exciting excursions challenge you to examine environmental issues and start coming up with real-world solutions.

Study abroad in Australia and you will:logo
  • Enjoy an experiential learning model that feature field research, classroom lectures, and lab work
  • Visit the Curtin University Sustainability and Policy Institute — a nationally renowned school headed by Professor Peter Newman, an internationally known environmental scientist and sustainability expert
  • Spend time working at the world heritage listed Ningaloo Reef, as well as the biodiversity hotspot in the south west forests.

Find out more.

Please check the CIEE website for final program dates, and speak with your CIEE Study Abroad Advisor prior to booking airfare. 
 

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2018 04/30/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.