Overseas and local study tours and field trip courses

Overseas and local study tours and field trips are short term courses that allow you to study either a core course, elective unit or intensive course overseas. Intensive courses are usually 2-6 weeks in length and mostly run during semester breaks. They may include multiple stops at multiple destinations, or involve a more immersive experience at just one location.

Our field trips and study tours are diverse and you will have the opportunity to learn with in Australia in locations like in Darwin, Alice Springs, Blue Mountains, Mount Imlay, and overseas in New Zealand, Europe, Vietnam, Indonesia, Paris and more.

Our overseas study tours offer students a unique and hands-on learning experience in their areas of study by interacting with industry experts and developing an understanding of local culture by meeting new people.

Applications are now open for the CASS Study Tour and Field Trip Travel Grant. This grant provides equity funding to facilitate study tours or field trip opportunities for eligible students. Funding is available to assist students who are recipients of government allowance (Youth Allowance, Austudy, Abstudy), have refugee status, or can give proof of financial hardship if not a recipient of government allowance. 

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 Environment Studio: field based research & studio practice in visual arts - CASS field trip or overseas course

Environment Studio: field based research & studio practice in visual arts

Convener: Dr Amanda Stuart

This course provides outstanding field-based visual art engagement opportunities with environments in and around the Canberra region. It offers supervised camping-based field trips that provide... » read more

 First Peoples' Knowledges and Ways of Knowing - CASS field trip or overseas course

First Peoples' Knowledges and Ways of Knowing

Convener: Ms Mary Spiers Williams

Intensive format in July 2022 and will be taught by Charles Darwin University (CDU) and ANU academics in Darwin at the First Nations precinct at the CDU campus, Casuarina. This course is hosted by... » read more

 Professional Archaeology - CASS field trip or overseas course

Professional Archaeology

Convener: Professor Phil Piper, Dr Duncan Wright and Dr James Wheeler

This intensive course, a collaboration with EXTENT Heritage, introduces you to procedural and practical skills required to work effectively as a professional archaeologist in Australia. By doing so... » read more

 Remembering Anzac: A study tour of commemorative landscapes, museums and memorials across Australiasia - CASS field trip or overseas course

Remembering Anzac: A study tour of commemorative landscapes, museums and memorials across Australiasia

Convener: Professor Bruce Scates

Remembering Anzac is a Study Tour of commemorative landscapes, museums and memorials across Australasia. Offered in intensive mode by the School of History, it offers you the opportunity to learn in... » read more

Applied Arabic - CASS field trip or overseas course

Applied Arabic

Convener: Ms Leila Kouatly

This course is a six week in country summer immersion language and culture program conducted in an Arab country/state. A number of extracurricular activities will be part of the course. The course... » read more

Applied Persian - CASS field trip or overseas course

Applied Persian

Convener: Dr Zahra Taheri

This course will enable students to converse, read and write about more complex topics and to discuss ideas and information in Persian. Students will also build on their knowledge of grammar based on... » read more

Archaeological Fieldschool - CASS field trip or overseas course

Archaeological Fieldschool

Convener: Dr Catherine Frieman

This course develops practical skills in archaeological fieldwork on field schools administered or co-administered by faculty members of the School of Archaeology and Anthropology. The participants... » read more

Art of the European Courts, 1500 - 1815 - CASS field trip or overseas course

Art of the European Courts, 1500 - 1815

Convener: Associate Professor Robert Wellington

This course offers students the exciting opportunity to study Renaissance, Baroque, Rococo, and Neoclassical art, design and architecture on site in Europe. The course will provide an insight into... » read more

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