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STUDY TOUR PROGRAM


Our study tour program is designed for students who are looking to experience Australian culture, meet new friends from all over the world, develop their confidence when speaking English and discover one of Australia's most prestigious university: The University of Queensland.

We offer a series of activities, workshops, accommodation options, and visits to stunning tourist locations.

Among an unlimited number of activities on offer, students have the opportunity to:

During their stay, they will attend a series of Indigenous Art workshops, language classes, public speaking workshops, and learn about Australian sports such as Australian football and cricket.

Participants can plan their own trips and choose the places they want to visit with flexibility, within a one to four week period.

Example Itinerary - Week 1

Week 1 Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
9:00 - 10:00 Arrival at BNE Intl Arpt Orientation & IES Campus Tour Pronunciation Workshop The University of Queensland, St Lucia Campus Tour Public Speaking Workshop Virtual Business Enterprise Warner Bros. Movie World on the Gold Coast
10:30 – 13:00 Settling into homestay with Australian family English Language 'ice breaker' activities Conversational English Workshop UQ Tour of Museum and Art Galleries Public Speaking Workshop Virtual Business Enterprise  
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch  
14:00 – 16:00 Settling into homestay with Australian family Virtual Business Enterprise Australian Indigenous Art Masterclass Australian sports afternoon Public Speaking Workshop: Present to class South Bank, GoMA and the Museum  
16:00 - 22:00 Head back to Homestay  

Example Itinerary - Week 2

Week 2 Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
9:00 - 10:00 Homestay with Australian family Cultural Competency Leadership Skills Workshop Opinions – conflict resolution and responding North Stradbroke Island Australian Indigenous Culture Art, Language and Cuisine Australian Indigenous Art Workshop Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and Paradise Country
10:30 – 13:00 Homestay with Australian family Cultural Competency Leadership Skills Workshop Opinions – conflict resolution and responding North Stradbroke Island Australian Indigenous Culture Art, Language and Cuisine English Lesson: Australian Animals Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and Paradise Country
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch  
14:00 – 16:00 Settling into homestay with Australian family Australian and Taiwan education system (comparison) Australian sports afternoon Tour of Recycling Facility North Stradbroke Island Australian Indigenous Culture Art, Language and Cuisine New Farm Park and the Powerhouse  
16:00 - 22:00 Head back to Homestay  
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