Human Rights

Short Term Programs

In the Footsteps of Refugees – Vietnam and Indonesia

  • Winter Program | ATS3208 | 12 points
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • $2000 New Colombo Plan Scholarships available
  • $1000 Global Engagement Scholarships available
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Seeking Justice: South Africa and Rwanda

  • Winter Program | ATS3144 | 12 points
  • All program fees and tuition paid to Monash
  • $1500 Leizor Pinskier Scholarship of available
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Human rights in the criminal justice sphere – Italy

  • Semester in Prato | ATS2465/ATS3465 | 6 points
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • $500, $900 or $1500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all Semester in Prato students. Value is dependent on total number of credit points studied.

Cultural intelligence: Building competencies for global leadership – Italy

  • Semester in Prato | ATS3064 | 6 points
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • $500, $900 or $1500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all Semester in Prato students. Value is dependent on total number of credit points studied

State sovereignty, human rights, and the responsibility to protect

  • Semester in Prato | ATS2330/ATS3330 | 6 points
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • $500, $900 or $1500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all Semester in Prato students. Value is dependent on total number of credit points studied.

Exchange

University of Essex – England

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • The Human Rights Centre is one of the earliest established academic human rights centres in the world and a leader in interdisciplinary study of human rights theory and practice
  • A list of undergraduate courses are available here; search under Government, Philosophy and Sociology departments.
  • $900 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

University College Utrecht – The Netherlands 

Non Monash Programs

Empowering Women in the 21st Century – Portugal

  • Summer | 6 points
  • Offered by University Institute of Lisbon in Lisbon, Portugal
  • Discuss women’s contributions to politics, economics and education
  • Site visits include international agencies and an NGO.
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • All program and tuition fees paid to AIM Overseas

Comparative Indigenous Studies in the USA – USA

  • Summer | 6 points
  • Offered by Fort Lewis College in Colorado, United States
  • Study historic and contemporary U.S. policies shaping and impacting tribal sovereignty, governance and the ability to self-govern in the United States
  • Site visits include a visit to the Mesa Verde National Monument as well as participating in Indigenous arts, crafts and food preparation
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • All program and tuition fees paid to AIM Overseas

Immigrants, Human Rights and Society: Mexico as a Migration Case Study – Mexico

  • Summer or winter | 6 points
  • Offered by Universidad La Salle in Mexico City, Mexico
  • Study Mexico’s unique position as a key geographical pathway in relation to migration movements
  • Site visits are to migrant shelters, NGO hostel and a walk of the migrant trail
  • All program and tuition fees paid to AIM Overseas
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Border Crossings: European and North American Responses to the Current Migration Crisis – Portugal

  • Winter | 6 points
  • Offered by the University Institute of Lisbon in Lisbon, Portugal
  • Tackles sensitive issues from international perspectives that are constantly evolving
  • Includes visits to a human rights NGO, Portuguese military premise and the Lisbon Historical Centre
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • All program and tuition fees paid to AIM Overseas

International Relations and Politics in the EU: Peace, Conflict and Human Rights – The Netherlands

  • Summer | 6 points
  • Offered by Maastricht University
  • Develop an awareness and understanding of the legal and political landscape of the EU
  • Site visits include the NATO Headquarters in Brussels and The International Court of Justice in The Hague
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • All program and tuition fees paid to AIM Overseas
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students