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Program Description:
 

Program Overview     


This short-term embedded program introduces students to Sydney's history and culture as expressed in the visual arts. We will tour galleries and museums, explore street art with local artists, participate in a behind the scenes tour of the Sydney Opera House and attend a performance. This course is open to all University Park students.


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Eligibility
Housing and Meals
Program Costs
Financial Aid & Scholarships
More Information
How to Apply
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Eligibility


Any pre-requisite courses are established by the faculty leader or department hosting the course.  The following have been listed as pre-requisites for consideration to enroll in this course and travel on the embedded education abroad program:
  • This course open to students of all majors at University Park campus.
  • Admission in the course and permission to travel with the group are at the discretion of the faculty leader and/or academic department hosting the course.  Academic standing and disciplinary or conduct issues may impact eligibility.

Housing and Meals


During the embedded travel component, housing will consist of hotel stays.


Program Costs



Students pay regular Penn State tuition (either in-state or out-of-state) for the credits associated with the embedded course.  Travel costs, lodging, meals, excursions, and other fees are determined by the program budget which is set by the program leader.  Please consult the program leader for additional information.
 

Financial Aid & Scholarships


Global Programs administers a scholarship that is specifically designated to support students studying abroad on embedded courses.  The scholarship is competitive, and the deadlines to apply are strictly enforced.  Please review the Embedded  Programs Scholarship eligibility, deadlines, and application process.
 

For More Information



For more information about this course, please contact the program leader: Angela Rothrock by emailing arb184@psu.edu
 

How to Apply


 The process for enrolling in an embedded course varies according to the instructor and/or department.  The program leader has indicated that in order to enroll in the course and travel component, students must submit a program application to the course instructor by September 15, 2018 which can be found on the course website.


Studying Abroad with a Disability


Many students with disabilities successfully study abroad each year. Please note that other cultures may have different attitudes and available accommodations regarding disabilities. While we cannot guarantee the accessibility of all program sites and locations, specific accommodations may be arranged in consultation with our office, the Student Disability Resources office, and our partners abroad. To prepare for success, students are strongly encouraged to research the country and program location to consider if and how they will manage their disabilities abroad in advance of selecting a program. Students with disabilities and other diverse backgrounds can begin their research on our Diversity Awareness Abroad page.
 

 

 



Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring- Embedded 2018 08/22/2017
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Rolling Admission 12/26/2017 01/07/2018
NOTE: The application deadline date is NOT as it appears above. Please contact the program leader, Angela Rothrock, by emailing arb184@psu.edu if you are interested in applying for this embedded program.
Spring- Embedded 2019 08/22/2018
**
Rolling Admission 12/26/2018 01/06/2019
NOTE: The application deadline date is NOT as it appears above. Please contact the program leader Angela Rothrock by emailing arb184@psu.edu if you are interested in applying for this embedded program

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

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