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CISaustralia Italy, France, Netherlands, Czech Republic Short-term Study Abroad
Aix-en-Provence, France; Amsterdam, Netherlands; Paris, France; Prague, Czech Republic; Rome, Italy (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, Site Visits
Short-term Duration:
2-3 weeks
Program Description:

January in Italy, France, the Netherlands and Czech Republic Short-term Study Abroad
IAU College
CIS Australia

CIS France Italy Neth Czech ST
Location France, Italy, the Netherlands, Czech Republic
Program description Enjoy the culture and cuisine of France, admire the architecture and history of Rome, lose yourself in the Canal Belt of Amsterdam, and delight in the emerging nature of Prague. This program utilises the cities themselves as your classroom, also utilising local experts and guides to provide authentic insight into what makes each city unique (and also similar) in their status as European hubs of art and culture.
This study tour will showcase some of the best of Europe and students will explore the cities’ culture and urban settings from the late nineteenth-century through to contemporary times. The six unique cities have much art and culture to offer, and you will get to study some places of inspiration for artists including Petronius, Alexandre Dumas and Franz Kafka.
  • European Studies 303: Europe and the Urban Space
  • Anthropology 301: The Artist and the City
  • Literature 375: The European City in Literature
  • Communications 375: The European City in the Visual Arts
  • Geography 201: Europe and its Cities
Relevant subject areas Arts and Social Sciences (European Studies, French, Literature, History)
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: $7,599 AUD
  • Tuition fees
  • Accommodation in 3- and 4-star hotels
  • 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 and travel advising
  • Pre-departure orientation
  • Airport pick up
  • On-site orientation
  • Intra-European transportation to and from each city
  • IAU College official transcript
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 General Itinerary:
  • Rome: 5 nights
  • Aix-en Provence: 3 nights
  • Paris: 4 nights
  • Amsterdam: 2 nights
  • Prague: 4 nights
This study-tour offers a mix of cities – students will begin with strolling through the buzzing streets of Rome. One of the world’s great art cities, it has so much to offer, from the enthralling art and culture, to the delectable food and wine, to the ancient ruins and historical sites. Just over a week in the stunning French cities will be a sight for sore eyes, with amazing architecture, elegant and sophisticated boutique-laden streets, classic sites, gorgeous landscapes and so much more. To add to the diversity, Prague is truly beautiful and fascinating, exuding a mix of historic, dark, gothic and chic elements.
Contact for more information CIS Australia