The International Studies - Dean’s Scholar programme offered by the University of Wollongong will equip you with a theoretical background to understand the international political and social world, proficiency in a language and the ability to analyse real case studies.
The Dean’s Scholar program includes a member of academic staff to advise you on matters concerned with your degree, as well as an annual book allowance, and designated study space.
You will examine the relationships between politics, society, culture, language, and history on a global scale. Core subjects include Introduction to International Studies, Methods in International Studies and Politics, and Senior Seminar in International Studies. In second year, you will choose between one of two majors: International Relations and Global Sustainable Development
As part of the degree, you will also study a language minor, and you can choose from Mandarin, French, Italian, Japanese or Spanish. You will also be encouraged to study abroad or undertake a study tour.
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Applications are not accepted for this course; eligible candidates will be identified by an internal selection process.
You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.Full-time
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All domestic undergraduate students holding Australian or New Zealand citizenship or holders of an Australian permanent visa (including Humanitarian) living in Australia are eligible for a CSP.
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Check the programme website for information about funding options.
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