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CISaustralia France, Morocco, Spain Short-term Study Abroad
Marrakesh, Morocco; Paris, France; Sevilla, Spain (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer (Dec - Feb)
Partner University Homepage: Click to visit
Restrictions: Sydney applicants only
Program Details:
Program Type:
Non-Exchange Short-Term
Short-term Type:
Coursework, Cultural Experiences, Intensive Language
Short-term Duration:
2-3 weeks
Program Description:

January in France, Morocco, and Spain Short-term Study Abroad
IAU College, France
CIS Australia

CIS France Morocco Spain ST SA
Location France, Morocco, Spain
Program description On the January in France, Morocco and Spain program you will visit 14 cities in 3 countries, experiencing essential aspects of French, Moroccan and Spanish culture – all in just under three weeks. You’ll have the opportunity to compare and contrast the cultures and landscapes and explore these fascinating countries with local guides as well as academic, literary and political experts.
You’ll engage in cultural discussions throughout your program while you travel from the lavender fields of southern France to the bustling markets of Marrakesh. From the mosques of Morocco to the museums of Madrid, this program will provide you with an experience unlike any other.
This program offers 7 different university level courses in a range of subjects so you can choose the best course for you (each student will take one course during the program). If you are interested in art history, cultural studies, foreign languages or political science (and ideally a little of all four) this program is for you!
  • Art History 395: Classical Islam and the European Renaissance
  • Cross Cultural Studies 395: Jews, Muslims and Christians in Europe and the Islamic World
  • French 395: Cultural History of France and the Islamic World
  • History 395: Cultural History of Europe and the Islamic World
  • Political Science 395: European Politics and the Islamic World
  • Religious Studies 395: Jews, Muslims and Christians in Europe and the Islamic World
  • Spanish 395: Cultural History of Spain and the Islamic World
Relevant subject areas Arts and Social Sciences
Program dates 28 December – 15 January 2017
Application deadline Saturday, 1 October 2016
Places available CIS Australia programs are highly competitive and fill up fast so be sure to get your application in as early as possible.
Eligibility criteria To qualify students must be in good academic standing with a GPA of 4.5 (out of 7) or equivalent. If your current GPA falls below the requirement please contact us to discuss your situation. We will do what we can to find the right program for you.
As part of your application you will complete a CISaustralia Course Selection Worksheet. The instructions provided will assist you through the steps involved in selecting your courses.

Credit/Not-for-credit Please contact your faculty office with the below form to submit an application for credit. Participation in any CIS Australia program does not guarantee credit and will require faculty assessment of individual applications-for-credit.
Arts and Social Sciences
Language Classes are instructed in English.
Fees and scholarships 2017 Total Program Fee: $7599 AUD
  • Tuition fees
  • Accommodation in 3 and 4 star hotels or similar
  • Breakfast daily and some dinners
  • Entrance fees to all museums and guest lecture venues
  • Medical and accident insurance
  • CISaustralia support before, during and after the program
  • Academic & financial advising
  • Assistance with travel arrangements
  • Pre-departure orientation
  • Airport pick up
  • On-site orientation
  • Intra-European transportation to and from each city
  • IAU College official transcript
Additional costs (not included in program fee): Airfare, visas, travel insurance, and personal expenses.
OS-HELP loans may be available to eligible students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place where the program is approved for credit prior to departure. Application required.

Location overview France: Paris, Aix-en-Provence, Marseille
Morocco: Marrakesh, Casablanca, Rabat
Spain: Seville, Cordoba, Granada, Madrid, Toledo

Contact for more information CIS Australia