Study Abroad Programs
Fall, spring (southern hemisphere calendar)
Prereqs: 2.5 gpa, 3.0 for internship; previous coursework in field to qualify for advanced courses.
Housing: On campus residence halls/off-campus apartments, students provide own meals.
Details: Study with local students; extensive departmental courses in physics; faculty research areas include laser & optical physics, optics & electronics of materials, quantum optics, quantum information science, astronomy & astrophysics, mathematical physics, and biophysics; orientation and a guide to Sydney on line; internships possible, volunteer opportunities available.
Fall (July-Nov), spring
Language: English, language courses in Maori available.
Prereqs: Junior or Senior standing; see individual courses for terms of admission.
Housing: single occupancy residences, shared bath; students provide own meals.
Details: complete course listings in physics, along with a diverse curriculum. Many opportunities for outdoor activity around campus.
Exchange, spring or academic year
Prereqs: Previous coursework relative to the understanding of Turkey.
Housing: Shared rooms with bath, mini refrigerator and phone in University residence halls; linens are provided; students provide own meals at university cafeterias, snack bars and restaurants.
Details: Study in English with local and international students; courses from wide range of university offerings including the faculties of arts and sciences, fine arts including theatre, and economics and political science; university located on the European side of Istanbul in the heart of the city; easy access to public transportation.
Prerequisites: Prior study in mathematics
Housing: Residence halls on campus; cooking facilities available; food stipend.
Details: The physics department bases its teaching on experiment and analysis applicable across disciplines. Over 500 other fields of study. Combined Honors program offers inter-disciplinary combinations.
Prereqs: 3.0 cumulative gpa and in the major; senior standing preferred, juniors considered; major in biology, chemistry, computer science, physics or social sciences.
Housing: Shared single bedroom apartment; students provide own meals.
Details: Program focus on national and global energy and environmental issues; students earn academic credit for research in ongoing investigations guided by a mentor; interdisciplinary seminar course, advanced course options; guest speakers, departmental colloquia.
Last Updated: 9/2013