International Studies

Advice below is for both undergraduate and postgraduate students, unless stated otherwise.


Short Term Programs

– Africa –

Seeking Justice: South Africa and Rwanda

  • Winter Program | ATS3314 | 12 points
  • All program fees and tuition paid to Monash
  • $1500 Leizor Pinskier Scholarship available
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

– Americas –

Cuba Study Tour – Cuba

  • Summer Program | ATS2251/ATS3251 | 6 points
  • Engage with the history, politics and culture of Cuba
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

– Asia –

Arts International Experience, 40K Globe – India

  • Summer Program | ATS2170/ATS3170 | 6 points
  • This unit aims to develop students’ intercultural competency and to foster their sense of global citizenship through academically relevant international experiences.
  • All program fees and tuition paid to Monash
  • $3000 New Colombo Plan Scholarships available
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Australia and Asia – Indonesia

  • Summer Program | ATS2394/ATS3394 | 12 points
  • Learn about Australia’s relationship with Indonesia
  • All program fees and tuition paid to Monash
  • $3000 New Colombo Plan Scholarships available
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

In the Footsteps of Refugees – Vietnam and Indonesia

  • Winter Program | ATS3208 | 6 points
  • All program fees and tuition paid to Monash
  • $1000 Global Engagement Scholarships available
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Field Methods in Anthropology and International Development – Malaysia

  • Winter program | ATS3248/APG4248 | 12 points
  • All program fees and tuition paid to Monash
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Producing and Consuming Japan – Japan

  • Winter Program | ATS3309 | 6 points
  • Recognise and assess the nature of consumption in Japan
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • $3000 New Colombo Plan Scholarships available
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

– Europe-

Final Journey: Remembering the Holocaust – France, Italy, Germany, Poland and Amsterdam

  • Winter program | ATS3284/ATS4286 | 12 points
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • $1500 Leizor Pinskier Scholarships available
  • $2500 Oscar Sokolski Scholarships available
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Global Correspondent – Italy

  • Winter Program | ATS3795 | 6 points
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Cultural Diversity in Contemporary Europe – Italy

  • Semester in Prato | ATS2619/ATS3319 | 6 points
  • This program has specific approval to be credit towards the Bachelor of Global Studies IS Specialisation for double degree students. All remaining BGS and Arts students require an Arts Elective or Sociology unit.
  • 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

Screening Contemporary Europe – Italy

  • Semester in Prato | ATS2295/ATS3295 | 6 points
  • This program has specific approval to be credit towards the Bachelor of Global Studies IS Specialisation for double degree students. All remaining BGS and Arts students require an Arts Elective or Film & Screen Studies/Communications/Journalism units
  • 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

The European Union: From Consensus to Crisis – Italy

  • Semester in Prato | ATS2275/ATS3275 | 6 points
  • This program has specific approval to be credit towards the Bachelor of Global Studies IS Specialisation for double degree students. All remaining BGS and Arts students require an Arts Elective or IR or Politics unit.
  • 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.

Intensive Introductory Italian 1 – Italy

  • Winter Program | ATS1229/ATS2229 | 6 points
  • This program has specific approval to be credit towards the Bachelor of Global Studies IR Specialisation for double degree students. All remaining BGS and Arts students require an Arts Elective or Italian Studies unit.
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Intensive Introductory Italian 2 – Italy

  • Semester in Prato | ATS1230/ATS2230 | 6 points
  • This program has specific approval to be credit towards the Bachelor of Global Studies IR Specialisation for double degree students. All remaining BGS and Arts students require an Arts Elective or Italian Studies unit.
  • 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.

The World of Textiles – Italy

  • Semester in Prato | ATS3952 | 12 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.

War and Peace: Models of Conflict Resolution – Italy

  • Summer Program | ATS3287/ATS4287/APG4287 | 12 credit points
  • All program fees and tuition paid to Monash
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

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

– Africa –

Monash South Africa – South Africa

– Asia –

Monash Malaysia – Malaysia

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Intercampus exchange
  • Malaysia package available – valued up to $4000!

University of Tokyo – Japan

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Tokyo is ranked 18th in the world for Politics and International Studies in 2015 (QS World University Rankings by Subject)
  • Tokyo is ranked the 3rd best student city in the world (QS Best Student Cities 2016)
  • $2500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

– Europe –

Sciences Po – France

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Sciences Po is ranked 5th in the world for Politics and International Studies in 2015 (QS World University Rankings by Subject)
  • $900 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Free University of Berlin – Germany

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Units available in German only
  • FUB is ranked 19th in the world for Politics and International Studies in 2015 (QS World University Rankings by Subject)
  • Berlin is ranked the 9th best student city in the world (QS Best Student Cities 2016)
  • $900 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Leiden University – The Netherlands

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Leiden is ranked 23rd in the world for Politics and International Studies in 2015 (QS World University Rankings by Subject)
  • $2500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Non Monash Programs 

– Americas –

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

  • Summer Program | 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
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • All fees and tuition paid to AIM Overseas
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

– Asia –

Development Studies Language Immersion Program – Indonesia

  • Semester 1 and 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Run by a consortium of Australian universities in the Indonesia’s education hot-spot, Yogyakarta.
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • All program and tuition fees paid to ACICIS
  • $5000 New Colombo Plan Scholarships available
  • $1500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

– UK –

Conflict Resolution in Northern Ireland – Ireland

  • Winter Program | 6 points
  • Offered by Queen’s University Belfast in Belfast, UK
  • Study the historical conflict resolution practices in Belfast and how this can be applied in a modern international context
  • Chance to visit the Titanic Quarter as well as see cultural sites with Irish music and dance evenings
  • 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

Oxford History, Politics and Society Summer School – England

  • Winter Program | 6 points
  • Offered by Oxford University’s Exeter College in the UK
  • Spend your days soaking up the history of Oxford while attending lectures and study groups with distinguished speakers and leading scholars
  • Look at events and issues that have shaped and influenced the modern world.
  • 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

January in London – England

  • Summer Program | 6 points
  • Study ‘Understanding Globalisation’
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • All fees and tuition paid to CIS Australia
  • $2000 travel grants available for January 2017 program! Apply directly to CIS
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

– Europe –

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

  • Winter Program | 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

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