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  • Locations: Auckland, New Zealand; Christchurch, New Zealand; Great Barrier Reef, Australia; Queensland, Australia; Queenstown, New Zealand; Rotorua, New Zealand; Sydney, Australia
  • Program Terms: Summer
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  • Program Sponsor: Arcadia 
  • Dates / Deadlines
Program Description:

Environmental Studies: Ethics, Culture, and Sustainability

Program Overview

This program allows students to gain an understanding of New Zealand's and Australia's unique wilderness environments. Through field study, lectures and daily journaling, you will explore some of the most important and treasured natural areas in both countries.

Students get the opportunity to explore and engage with the stunning landscapes while gaining an understanding of the influence of the wilderness experience on human behavior as well as its significance to the indigenous and contemporary societies in New Zealand and Australia.

Arcadia's Approach

Arcadia opens the doors to new experiences, different academic learning, people, cultures and perspectives so you can build your own lifelong learning and memories:

  • Enjoy academic success – earn credit abroad

  • Explore a new world – excursions, activities, events, and so much more!

  • Get to know yourself – gain a new view of the world and your place in it.

  • Rely on us for support – 9 centers in 12 countries worldwide

  • Boost your resume – employers AND graduate schools.

Please check our website for dates and the latest program information.

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Australia/New Zealand Field Studies Program

Environmental Studies: Ethics, Culture and Sustainability

 


Field Studies in Australia and New Zealand with Arcadia UniversityProgram

This unique summer program gives students the opportunity to explore and engage with the stunning landscape of Australia and New Zealand while gaining an understanding of the influence of the wilderness experience on human behavior as well as its significance to the indigenous and contemporary societies in Australia and New Zealand.

Through field study, lectures, daily journaling, students will explore some of the most important and treasured natural areas in Australia and New Zealand, including the Great Barrier Reef, the Wet Tropics, the Australian Outback and the Volcanic and Geothermal areas of the North Island of New Zealand.

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The Arcadia Advantage

An Arcadia program isn't just about enrolling you in an overseas institution however. It's about all of the services we provide. Before you go, you can contact our program manager, for advice on the application process, choosing courses, or simply what you should pack. Once you arrive, our Australia Staff will lead an orientation program that will introduce you to the culture, history and politics of Australia as well as preparing you for the academic challenges of studying in a different educational system.

Application Deadline

Summer Term: March 31

Credits
Summer Term: 4 credits


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Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 03/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

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