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Australia - Applied Science & Career Programs

Australia Applied Science

Australia Semester– Applied Science (AAS) or Career Programs 

Semester Options at Box Hill TAFE (Melbourne, Australia) 
  • Culinary Arts 

Semester study abroad process: 

Step 1:



Step 2: Meet with your academic advisor  to review your degree audit and program completion plan.
 
Step 3: Meet with a study abroad advisor to talk about study abroad plan. Please bring your degree audit AAS sheet.
 
Step 4: Complete the Semester Course Approval Form.pdf with the assistance of the study abroad advisor and academic advisor. 
 
Step 5: Interview with study abroad committee and if nominated for semester study abroad.
 
Step 6: Complete exchange application with Box Hill with the help of the study abroad advisor. 
 
Step 7: Prepare for travel abroad! (Book tickets, housing, etc)
 
Application Deadlines:
  • Spring 2018 Semester: October 15, 2017
  • Fall 2018 Semester: March 15, 2018
The Study Abroad Experience:

Your home base will be Box Hill Institute, located in Melbourne, Australia. This cosmopolitan, multi-cultural capital is Australia’s second-largest city, with more than three million people of more than 140 different nationalities. The student-friendly atmosphere helps make Melbourne one of the most livable cities in the world. You will experience an amazing city outside your door and outstanding academics with experiential learning opportunities.

Housing:
While studying in Australia, it is the students responsibility to find living accommodations in Melbourne. There are types of accommodation options are available to international students. The International Student Services Office provides assistance in helping students choose. Some of the living options include homestays or living in an apartment
Local families provide accommodation in their homes. This may be ‘full board homestay’ in which the householder provides all meals or ‘part board homestay’ in which the student provides and prepares his/her own meals using facilities in the home. In homestays, you have a bedroom with linen provided, a place to study (which may be in the bedroom) and access to a bathroom, kitchen and other facilities in the home. Full board homestay from $AUD250 per week (meals included) Part board homestay from $AUD190 per week, plus share of gas, electricity etc. (meals not included)
If a student chooses to living in a private housing complex prices may vary depending on the location and style of housing. Average price range form $230-$400 (per week) in the local area (Box hill North)

The Course:
The Global Education Network offers its students the opportunity to study internationally at Box Hill Institute in Australia. Students can gain a unique advantage – preparing for work in a global environment.  Students will be enrolled in formal classes at a host college, and, pending visa arrangements, may choose to work abroad to supplement savings. You may receive credit for academic courses you complete on exchange, live the lifestyle of students in the host country, make new friends and have the opportunity to form lasting relationships.

Program Contact:
Ken Nesbett, Study Abroad Advisor
International Programs Office, 1154 Linn Hall
ken.nesbett@kirkwood.edu