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Faculty-led Australia: Global Influence of Sport and Recreation
Cairns, Australia; Gold Coast, Australia; Sydney, Australia (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Winterim
This program is not currently accepting applications; however, it may run again in future years. Please use this program search tool or contact the Center for Global Education to learn more about the global experiences programs that are currently available or that may be available in the future.
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Program Type:
Faculty-Led Travel Study
Language of Instruction:
English
Housing Options:
Hotel/Hostel
Minimum GPA:
2.5
Class Standing:
Freshman, Graduate, Junior, Senior, Sophomore
Areas of Study:
Recreation and Leisure Studies
Program Description:
Faculty-led Australia: Global Influence of Sport and Recreation
Australia

The Program Description:
Students will develop an enhanced understanding and appreciation for international sport and recreation. Students will be introduced to and apply concepts of international sport marketing, branding, sponsorship, fundraising, and grass roots program development via an international experience in Australia. This course seeks to broaden students' perspectives with respect to the global influence of sport and recreation on culture.
This course is designed to complement classroom learning for the Department of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Coaching (HPERC) as well as for those interested in sports and recreation. This course seeks to broaden students' perspectives via an international experience paired with classroom instruction.

 
Location Australia: Sydney, Gold Coast, Cairns
Duration (Est Travel Dates) January 1st - 15th 2018
Requirements GPA 2.5 or higher, at least second semester freshman - graduate student, good conduct history, consent of instructor
Language of Instruction English
Course Selection RECREATIN 491 or 691
Application Deadline September 29th 2017

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Estimated Program Fee $4999.00 - based on 15 paying participants
Fee Inclusions International airfare, local transportation, accommodations, local tours and entrance fees, Indicated group meals, UW System academic abroad insurance.
Fee Exclusions Immunizations, passport, transportation to O'hare, non group meals, misc incidentals
Tentative Itinerary Australia RECREATIN Information_Sheet.pdf

Faculty Contacts:
Kristina Navarro navarrok@uww.edu


Global Experience Coordinator
Dan Colleran collerad@uww.edu Tel: 262 472 5759







 

 
This program is not currently accepting applications; however, it may run again in future years. Please use this program search tool or contact the Center for Global Education to learn more about the global experiences programs that are currently available or that may be available in the future.