Australia: Rainforest, Reef, and Cultural Ecology

SIT Study Abroad
Eric Wirth
PO Box 676
Brattleboro, VT  05301
Int'l Phone: 802-258-3214
Asia and Oceania: Australia: Cairns

Dates: Sep-Dec or Feb-May

Subject: Australian studies, Ecology and environmental studies, Ethnography, Ethnology, Field study, Homestay, Independent study, Marine sciences, Natural resource management

Level: Sophs, Jrs, Srs
Requires: 2.50 GPA, Coursework in environmental studies, ecology, bio or related fields

Undergrad Credit: Avail
Undergrad: 16 per term
Grad Credit: Avail
Document Awarded: transcript

Overall Program Costs: Contact sponsor
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: Contact sponsor for pgm costs

Instruction Language: English
Format: Directed field study, Independent study format, Lecture, Seminar
Students: US

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm
Housing Type: homestays, hostels

Deadline: May 15 for fall; Nov 1 for spring

Other Info:
US Accredited Sponsor: Yes
Year Program Began: 1989
Orientation Location: abroad
Activities: cultural events activity, excursions activity, field trips activity
Misc: Aboriginal camping trip. Visits to Great Barrier Reef, Atherton Tablelands, Wet Tropics.
Financial Aid: scholarships