Information for term January in Sydney
Application deadline, and cost information.
Application DeadlineNovember 1, 2020
Program Deadlines and Pricing Info
- Deadline: November 1, 2020
- Dates: Dec 28, 2020 – Jan 18, 2021
- Credit: 3 Per session semester hours / 4.5 Per session quarter hours
- Eligibility: 2.5 Overall GPA
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Sydney is one of Southern Hemisphere’s main hubs for trade, finance, tech, and media production and a great place to dive into the intricacies of global business. Gain an in-depth understanding of international business and marketing, and acquire cultural skills needed to succeed in an increasingly globalized and interconnected world. Classes are taught at the CIEE Global Institute – Sydney and complemented with co-curricular activities designed to increase intercultural understanding.
Take a break between classes
at the magnificent Bondi Beach
Learn about social justice and delivery of services
in one of the most livable cities in the world
Catch a show
at the world-famous Sydney Opera House
Number of Sydney-siders, or residents of Sydney5M+
Hectares of parks and nature areas in Sydney1M+
Tons amount of fish sold each day at The Sydney Fish Market - the largest in the Southern Hemisphere52
Location & CultureClick to Open
Sydney’s origins trace back to an area inhabited by Indigenous Australians for over 30,000 years, first visited by Europeans in the 1770’s and settled as a penal colony in 1788. Today, Sydney is a cosmopolitan, open-minded, multicultural city with more than five million residents. Nearly half of “Sydney-siders” speak a language other than English at home with 36% born overseas. Sydney is consistently ranked as one of the best cities to live globally, and it is renowned for its social inclusion, diversity, and tolerance.
Excursions & Activities
Every CIEE program is complemented with co-curricular activities and excursions designed to enhance academic and intercultural learning. In Sydney students may:
- Visit the Royal National Park to learn about aboriginal art
- Kayak with “mates” through Sydney Harbor before a traditional Australian BBQ
- Hike the spectacular Blue Mountains with experienced and informed guides ready to share the environmental and cultural history of the spectacular landscape
- Visit the Coolangatha Estate and learn about the first European settlement on New South Wales’ and its history as a former penal colony
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Students in Sydney will live across a variety of housing locations. Housing options are mostly twin rooms with some single and triple rooms. Students will share a kitchen and other facilities with others. Housing locations are all in convenient locations to shops, cafes, and public transport within the city area and are within a commute of around 30 minutes to classes in Ultimo, Sydney.
Meals not included. Sydney has a vibrant food scene with fresh local fruits, vegetables, and meats readily available. You’ll find Australian food is influenced from all corners of the globe whether it’s a walk down Spice Alley, fish and chips on the beach or a traditional Australian pub feed there is something for everyone’s tastes.
Where You'll Study
Sydney Opera House
world-famous Sydney landmark
CIEE Global Institute
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What you need to knowThe program details
During the January in Sydney program, all students take the required course: International Marketing. In-class work is augmented by co-curricular visits to the city’s rich variety of cultural institutions and organizations relevant to the course offering.
CIEE Global Institute – Sydney is located in the city center, with easy access to public transportation and some of the best sites Sydney has to offer.
AcademicsClick to Open
Students must have a GPA of at least 2.5.
CoursesClick to Open
Total credit: 3 U.S. semester/4.5 quarter credits
CIEE courses: 3 U.S. semester/4.5 quarter credits; 45 contact hours
Language of Instruction
1 CIEE elective course
Note: This course listing is for informational purposes only and does not constitute a contract between CIEE and any applicant, student, institution, or other party. The courses, as described, may be subject to change as a result of ongoing curricular revisions, assignment of lecturers and teaching staff, and program development. Courses may be canceled due to insufficient enrollment.
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Dates & Fees
You get more for every dollar when you study abroad with CIEE, because our high-quality programs include everything from excursions to insurance. There are no hidden charges, and no disappointing surprises when you arrive.
- Dormitory-style housing
- Advising before you depart to set goals and answer questions
- Optional on-site airport meet-and-greet
- Orientation - an introduction to Australian culture, your academic program as well as practical information about living in your host city
- Full-time program leadership and support in your host city
- Cultural and/or Co-curricular Activities
- Excursions and/or Study Tours
- Insurance and other travel benefits, with CIEE iNext
- 24/7 emergency on-site support
- Note: Meals are not included on this program
Fees & Housing
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