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GLOBAL CITIES

FALL SEMESTER IN SYDNEY

Go Beyond!

Experience Sydney like the locals do. 

Sydney is a breathtaking, exciting, and culturally rich Global City. With more than 120 nationalities living here, Sydney is one of the largest multicultural cities in the world. You can enjoy cuisine from around the globe and take part in annual international celebrations such as Buddha's Birthday Multicultural Festival and Chinese New Year.

This immersive study abroad program gives you insight into the significant ways in which Sydney has been imagined, invented, and transformed by globalization. Plus, take advantage of additional Online Courses in Florence and LondonEarn 12-15 credits. 

Start: September 2, 2021
End: December 4, 2021
Program Fee: $18,145
Application Deadline June 9, 2021
All prices, dates, and deadlines are subject to change.

The Sydney Experience

 

CAPA program fees are comprehensive and include tuition, housing, excursions, My Global City events and activities, 24/7 emergency support, insurance, and more!

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Experience

Explore the diversity of cosmopolitan Sydney with our My Global City events: go on a food crawl through Newtown to find eclectic flavors, visit The Rocks and explore this historical site, or take in the stunning views of the coastline on a walk from Bondi to Coogee.
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Live like a Sydneysider and stay in a homestay, or opt to live in a shared apartment. Plus, CAPA offers students Health & Wellness support. 
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learn

Choose from a range of courses covering a variety of disciplines such as business, environmental studies, sports management, psychology, and more.

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During your internship, you'll acquire useful professional skills for your future career, enhance your classroom experience, connect with locals, and improve your resume. Learn More

CAPA Sydney Program Inclusions

Courses & Credit

Earn 12-18 credits per semester (courses are 3 credits unless otherwise noted; internships are 3-6 credits). Credits are issued by the University of Minnesota.

Housing

You can opt to live in a shared apartment or a homestay (with your own room and two meals a day), all within commuting distance to the CAPA center.

Local Transit Pass

A local transit pass is provided for the duration of the program.

Excursions & Activities

Enjoy a full-day excursion to the dazzling Blue Mountains, which includes a visit to Featherdale National Park where you can get up close and personal with kangaroos and koalas, and an incredible dinner and overnight stay at the Taronga Zoo. Social events include an arrival reception, a mid-term dinner, and a farewell ceremony.

Intern & Volunteer

Participate in a part-time internship opportunity, earn 3-6 credits, and gain valuable skills.

My Global City

As part of the Sydney Welcome Week, the start of your program includes a coastal walk from the famous Bondi Beach to Coogee, an evening visit to the Sydney Observatory to view the starry night sky, trivia at a local city pub to learn all about the neighborhood and the nation, and an Aboriginal Cultural Workshop at the harborside suburb of Barrangaroo. Throughout the rest of your program, self-guided events will be offered each week.

Comprehensive, 24/7 Support

CAPA provides comprehensive support services for students to utilize during their time in Sydney. The team is available throughout the duration of the program to assist and support students 24/7 with any emergency situations. Students will also have access to the Guardian study abroad safety app which includes emergency assistance and other support resources.

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Insurance

As a student in our program, you’ll receive our medical, travel, and accident insurance.

Safety, Health & Wellness 

CAPA is committed to the health and wellness of our students while they are studying abroad in Sydney. We maintain a comprehensive health and safety plan to ensure a safe and productive learning experience, and provide a variety of health and wellness tools and resources.

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Program eligibility requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.8 (on a 4.0 scale).*
  • Be the equivalent of at least a 2nd semester Sophomore (strongly recommended).
  • Submit your completed application along with supporting documents and your deposit by the program deadline.
  • Be in good academic and disciplinary standing with your home institution.
    *Students with a GPA below the requirement may be admitted on a case by case basis. Please contact us below for details or chat with an Admissions Advisor today.

Fall Courses

Courses are available in person at our CAPA Sydney Center in business, film, gender, politics, urban studies, and more. Plus CAPA Florence students have access to CAPA online courses in Florence and London

Online: Global Health in a Covid-19 New World  

Course details and syllabus will be available in summer 2021. Please contact us with any questions at 800.793.0334 or at www.capa.org/contact-us

SDNY HSCI 3122

  • Globally Networked Learning
Online: Locating Social Inequality  

Course details and syllabus will be available in summer 2021. Please contact us with any questions at 800.793.0334 or at www.capa.org/contact-us

SDNY URBS/SOCY 3360

  • Globally Networked Learning
Sex and Gender in Global Conversation  

Course details and syllabus will be available in summer 2021. Please contact us with any questions at 800.793.0334 or at www.capa.org/contact-us

SDNY SOCY 3359

  • Globally Networked Learning

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