CAPA Sydney FAQS:
What does the program cost?
What does that price include?
Tuition: Summer programs earn 1 to 6 credits (maximum of 6 credits for an internship)
Housing and Meals: Students live within commuting distance of the CAPA Sydney Center in homestays or shared apartments. Homestays include breakfast and dinner with the family. Students in residential housing will receive a weekly meal stipend of $46 Australian dollars (AUD).
CAPA Services and Support: The CAPA Sydney team is available throughout your program to assist and support you. Students can also contact the 24 hour emergency cell phone for any urgent situations outside of office hours.
My Education Sydney: My Education is CAPA’s unique learning immersion program, which blends local culture and top-notch academics into the experience of a lifetime for our students. A proven education program that combines theme based learning with unique cultural experiences turning Sydney into your classroom.
Excursions: Full day excursion to Sydney Olympic Park, Featherdale Animal Park, and the Blue Mountains.
Insurance: Medical, travel and accident insurance.
Local transportation: Sydney “My Multi 1″ Pass, which is good for buses, trains and ferries in the metropolitan area.
What isn’t included?
Airfare and academic credit costs are not included. This is something that you will need to discuss further with a Global Education staff member.
What are the dates for the program?
Program Dates: May 25 – July 10, 2011
Arrive Wednesday, May 25
Orientations Thursday May 26, and Friday May 27
Midterm break- To Be Determined
Last Full Day of Internships/Classes Friday July 8
Depart Sydney on Sunday July 10
Where I do my internship?
CAPA international will find an internship placement for you based upon your major, interest and detailed information you provide them.
When is the deadline for application?
The deadline for application is March 1st, 2011, but you should be discussing your planned trip as early as possible with Global Education staff.
Where can I get more information?
Schedule a meeting with a Global Education Staff member and/or consult the CAPA website: http://programs.capa.org/psu