Boston University- Sydney Internship Program, Sydney, Australia
Subjects: Australian culture and society; various liberal arts course offerings. Internships are offered in a variety of areas, including but not limited to: business and economics, advertising and public relations, the arts, film and television, health and human services, hospitality administration, politics, journalism, and international organizations.
Prerequisites: 3.0 GPA; junior-level standing; demonstrated maturity.
Length: Semester or Academic Year.
Creditr: 4 Albion units (16 semester hours credit); 3 academic units + 1 unit internship (1 Albion unit = 4 semester hours).
Housing: Student housing in the BU (Boston University) Sydney Center.
Costs not covered by Albion: Transportation to/from Sydney; textbooks; food; miscellaneous personal and vacation expenses.
Students are encouraged to apply early, especially for the spring semester.
Faculty Advisor: Al Pheley, Ford Institute, Robinson Hall.
Comments: The semester is in two parts. The first six weeks consist of orientation, tutorials, courses, and field trips. Students complete two courses before beginning their internships. During the second eight weeks, students attend their internships. Internships are in a variety of areas on this program, and should be considered unpaid (although on occasion a stipend may be involved). A student visa is required; the Sydney Internship Program will help students with the visa process.
Boston University - International Programs
232 Bay State Road
Boston, MA 02215
Fax: 617) 353-5402
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