Sociology

Short Term Programs

Field Methods in Anthropology and International Development – Malaysia

Cultural Diversity in Contemporary Europe – Italy

Sustainable development in South East Asia – Indonesia

Exchange

University of Wisconsin-Madison – USA

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill – USA

National University of Singapore – Singapore

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Ranked 17th in the world for Sociology in 2015 (QS World University Rankings by Subject)
  • Singapore is ranked 6th best student city in the world (QS Best Student Cities 2016)
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

Free University of Berlin – Germany

Monash Malaysia – Malaysia

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Malaysia mainly offers Gender Studies for sociology students. Includes units such as ‘Genders, Sexualities and Religions in Southeast Asia’.
  • Malaysia package available – valued up to $4000!

Non Monash Programs

July in Boston,  July in Chicago or July in Los Angeles – USA

  • Winter Program | 6 – 12 points
  • Study units such as ‘Sex and Gender in Anthropological Perspective’ and ‘Law and Gender in the United States’ or full unit list found on the CIS website.
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • All fees and tuition paid to CIS Australia
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

July in Chiang Mai – Thailand

  • Winter Program | 6 points
  • Offered by Chiang Mai University
  • Student must study ‘Thai Language Studies’ and ‘Gender Studies’
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

Inclusive Education: Theories and Practice from an International Perspective – Austria

  • Summer Program | 6 points
  • Offered by the University of Graz in Graz, Austria
  • Learn how different international inclusive practices can help to deliver quality education to all children irrespective of differences, dispositions or disabilities
  • Cultural activities include a visit to a traditional coffee house and an excursion to Vienna for a guided city tour
  • 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 and Winter Programs | 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 program and tuition fees paid to AIM Overseas

Comparative Indigenous Studies in the USA

  • Summer Program | 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

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

  • 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

Empowering Women in the 21st Century – Portugal

  • Summer Program | 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
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

Beware

  • Simon Fraser University, Canada – is not recommended for Sociology or Anthropology students due to significant restrictions in these courses for exchange students.