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AIM Overseas - University of Minnesota - Innovations in Environmental Sustainability - Short Term Study Abroad
Minneapolis, United States (Outgoing Program)
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|Restrictions:||Sydney applicants only|
|Minimum Mark:||65%; Credit||Agreement Scope:||Agriculture and Environment, Engineering and Information Technologies, Science|
|Short-term Type:||Coursework||Short-term Duration:||2-3 weeks|
University of Minnesota Short-term Study Abroad
Innovations in Environmental Sustainability
|Program description||What if you could study environmental sustainability at an international university renowned for its renewable energy and environmental practices?
Now you can – with the AIM Overseas Innovations in Environmental Sustainability Program at the University of Minnesota. The Innovations in Environmental Sustainability program will give you an international perspective on environmental issues. It will introduce you to the environmental sustainability and climate change solutions being implemented in Minnesota, and gives you the opportunity to learn about traditional sustainability practices from Native American Indians.
Immerse yourself in a once in a lifetime opportunity by undertaking an exciting academic program and learn from scientific experts in the USA. Give your degree an edge this July!
Courses may include:
|Type of student||Science, Sustainability and Environmental Engineering
|Program dates||3 July – 21 July 2017
|Application deadline||31 March 2017
|Places available||Places are limited so be sure to apply as early as possible.
|Eligibility criteria||When researching the AIM Programs, be sure to consider whether you meet the published prerequisites. You should contact AIM Overseas for course syllabi and discuss whether the program meets your academic requirements by discussing it with your course coordinator at the University of Sydney.
|Credit / Not-for-credit||Please contact your faculty office with the below form or email to submit an application for credit. Participation in any AIM Overseas program does not guarantee credit and will require faculty assessment of individual applications-for-credit. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further information on credit transfers for AIM programs.
|Language||Classes are instructed in English.
|Fees and scholarships
||2017 Total program fee: AUD$6,490
Additional costs (not included in program fee):
|About the university||University of Minnesota is:
|Location overview||Minneapolis is the largest city in the state of Minnesota and 46th-largest in the United States with 407,207 residents. Minneapolis and Saint Paul have the second-largest economic centre in the Midwest, behind Chicago.
Known as the Midwest’s cultural capital, it’s a city with all the trimmings - art museums, rock clubs, organic and ethnic eateries and edgy theatres. There’s always something to do, even in winter.
|Contact for more information||AIM Overseas