CAPA: Study + Internship in Sydney Available Sessions
Get a Flight Credit worth up to $1,000 when you apply with code* by February 17, 2023
About the Program
Gain international work experience, develop personal and professional skills, and earn credit towards graduation by participating in an internship opportunity. Internship placements are accompanied by the required Global Internship Course, where you’ll have the opportunity to discuss and analyze theories and models of work and to compare and contrast global organizational behavior and management in a cross-cultural context.
- 5/25/23 - 7/8/23
- 6 - 9
- Apply by:
- Withdraw by:
- Application Requirements
- School of Record Forms
- Authorization Form
- Letter of Conduct from Local Police Station or Campus Police
- $95 Online Application Fee
- Transcript - Official
- Letter of Recommendation-Academic
- Letter of Recommendation-Professional
- Complete Application
- Education Completed:
- Be the equivalent of at least a 2nd semester Sophomore (strongly recommended)
- Minimum GPA:
- Be in good academic and disciplinary standing with your home institution
- Must be a degree-seeking undergraduate student in the US (Canada or Mexico if eligible)
- Course Prerequisites:
- Some courses may have prerequisites.
- Be at least 18 years of age
You’ll enroll in 1 CAPA internship course and 1-2 CAPA elective courses. Elective courses meet for 45 contact hours/3 credits. The internship course consists of:
1) a minimum of 20 internship placement hours per week (for a total of 120 placement hours)
2) a class that includes 22.5 contact hours.
Combined, the internship placement and course are 3 credits. Overall, you may earn 6-9 credits.
CAPA Center courses meet Monday through Thursday. The Global Internship Course consists of a once per week in-class active learning session combined with complementary field experiences. Internship placement schedules vary and are designed to work around course schedules.
Prior to departure, you will select your courses. You will be enrolled into courses based on their availability. It is in your best interest to have multiple alternative courses approved by your home university prior to your departure due to course availabilities. Please consult with your academic advisor at your home university on credit pre-approval guidelines.
You’ll be awarded a transcript from the University of Minnesota upon successful completion of this track.
The host institution has offered the following courses in the past. Please note that course listings may not be finalized until the start of the term; we’ll post an updated list when the host institution finalizes its offerings.
*Courses with an asterisk indicate that the course has been associated with multiple subject areas.
Please click on the course title to view additional subject areas and detailed course information.
Get out and explore! Excursions are offered for most semester, year, and summer programs*. Semester students are typically offered between two to three excursions and summer study students are typically offered between one to two excursions. You'll receive a calendar of excursions during orientation; here are a few day and overnight excursions we've offered in the past.
Visit the dazzling Blue Mountains and Featherdale National Park where you can get up close and personal with kangaroos and koalas.
This excursion includes an overnight stay with dinner inside the Taronga Zoo.
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