School of Life and Environmental Sciences Programs

The School of Life and Environmental Science offer various global experiences as part of the Global Environmental Placement which provides options to work with turtles in Costa Rica, lions in South Africa, dolphins in Tanzania, lionfish in Thailand as well as many other options.

2020 Information Sessions

SLE225 Global Environmental Placement Information Session Recording

Wednesday 25th March

TimeProgramSlides
9:30am - 11:00am Wildlife: Costa Rica, South Africa, Uganda Presentation Slides
11:00am - 12:30pm Sustainability: Peru, New Zealand Presentation Slides
1:00pm - 2:30pm Marine: Belize, Tanzania, Philippines Presentation Slides
2:30pm - 4:00pm Health: Zambia, Thailand Presentation Slides

Thursday 26th March

TimeProgram Information session recording
11:00am - 12:30pm Conservation and Environmental Immersion in Borneo Information Recording

Faculty-led Study Programs

Country or region

Program name

Deakin Unit

Open to other disciplines?

Program dates

Applications Open

Belize

GEP - Caribbean Marine Conservation in Belize

SLE225 SLE301 SLE390

All students Delayed to Trimester 3, 2021

Applications Closed

Costa Rica

GEP - Sea Turtle Conservation in November

SLE225 SLE301 SLE390

All students

Delayed to Trimester 3, 2021

Applications Closed

Costa Rica

GEP - Sea Turtle Conservation in January

SLE225 SLE301 SLE390

All students

Delayed to Trimester 3, 2021

Applications Closed

Japan Marine and Aquaculture Science Study Tour - Japan SLE266 LES students only Delayed to Trimester 3, 2021

Applications Closed

Malaysia

Borneo Conservation and Environmental Immersion

SLE353

LES students only Delayed to Trimester 3, 2021

Applications Closed

New Zealand

GEP - New Zealand, North Island - Environmental Sustainability in Nov

SLE301 SLE390

All students

Unconfirmed

Expression of Interest

New Zealand

GEP - New Zealand, South Island - Environmental Sustainability in Jan

SLE301 SLE390

All students

Unconfirmed

Expression of Interest

Peru

GEP - Amazon Rainforest Conservation Project in November

SLE225
SLE301 SLE390

All students

Delayed to Trimester 3, 2021

Applications Closed

Peru

GEP - Amazon Rainforest Conservation in January

SLE225 SLE301 SLE390

All students

Delayed to Trimester 3, 2021

Applications Closed

Philippines GEP - Marine Conservation

SLE225 SLE301 SLE390

All students Delayed to Trimester 3, 2021

Applications Closed

Samoa GEP - Pacific Island Environmental Resilience & Sustainability Project SLE225
SLE301
All students Delayed to Trimester 3, 2021

Applications Closed

South Africa

GEP - The Big 5 Wildlife Project in November

SLE225

All students

Delayed to Trimester 3, 2021

Applications Closed

South Africa

GEP - The Big 5 Wildlife Project in January

SLE225

All students

Delayed to Trimester 3, 2021

Applications Closed

Tanzania

GEP - Marine Conservation and Dolphin Research in November

SLE225
SLE301 SLE390

All students

Delayed to Trimester 3, 2021

Applications Closed

Tanzania

GEP - Marine Conservation and Dolphin Research in January

SLE225
SLE301 SLE390

All students

Delayed to Trimester 3, 2021

Applications Closed

Thailand

GEP - Rural Community Health Program

SLE225 SLE301 SLE390

All students

Delayed to Trimester 3, 2021

Applications Closed

Uganda

GEP - Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary

SLE225
SLE301 SLE390

All students

Delayed to Trimester 3, 20211

Applications Closed

Zambia GEP - Community Healthcare and Development Change in November

SLE225
SLE301 SLE390

All students Delayed to Trimester 3, 2021

Applications Closed

Zambia GEP - Community Healthcare and Development in Zambia in January

SLE225
SLE301 SLE390

All students Delayed to Trimester 3, 2021

Applications Closed

Trimester Abroad

Asia Pacific

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Biological Science

Country or region Partner University To Apply
New Zealand Massey University Contact Deakin Abroad
Taiwan National Taiwan University Contact Deakin Abroad
South Korea Seoul National University Contact Deakin Abroad
South Korea Yonsei University Contact Deakin Abroad
Hong Kong (SAR, China) University of Hong Kong Contact Deakin Abroad

Biomedical Science

Country or region Partner University To Apply
Japan Sophia University Contact Deakin Abroad
Taiwan National Taiwan University Contact Deakin Abroad
South Korea Seoul National University Contact Deakin Abroad
South Korea Pusan National University Contact Deakin Abroad
South Korea Yonsei University Contact Deakin Abroad

Wildlife and Conservation Biology

Country or region Partner University To Apply
New Zealand Massey University Contact Deakin Abroad
Taiwan National Taiwan University Contact Deakin Abroad
Hong Kong (SAR, China) The University of Hong Kong Contact Deakin Abroad

Environmental Management

Country or region Partner University To Apply
New Zealand Massey University Contact Deakin Abroad
Taiwan National Taiwan University Contact Deakin Abroad
Hong Kong (SAR, China) The University of Hong Kong Contact Deakin Abroad
Japan University of Tsukuba Contact Deakin Abroad

Forensic Science

There are no partner universities for this discipline.

Marine Biology, Fisheries and Aquaculture

Country or region Partner University To Apply
Hong Kong (SAR, Chine) The University of Hong Kong Contact Deakin Abroad
Japan University of Tsukuba Contact Deakin Abroad

Europe

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Biological Science

Country or region Partner University To Apply
Denmark Aarhus University Contact Deakin Abroad
Denmark University of Copenhagen Contact Deakin Abroad
Iceland University of Iceland Contact Deakin Abroad
UK Aberystwyth University Contact Deakin Abroad
UK Keele University Contact Deakin Abroad
Norway University of Nordland Contact Deakin Abroad

Biomedical Science

Country or region Partner University To Apply
Sweden Uppsala University Contact Deakin Abroad
UK Edinburgh Napier University Contact Deakin Abroad
UK Keele University Contact Deakin Abroad
UK Manchester Metropolitan University Contact Deakin Abroad
UK Oxford Brookes University Contact Deakin Abroad
UK University of Roehampton Contact Deakin Abroad
UK University of Exeter Contact Deakin Abroad
UK University of Leeds Contact Deakin Abroad
UK Southampton University Contact Deakin Abroad

Wildlife and Conservation Biology

Country or region Partner University To Apply
Czech Republic Masaryk University Contact Deakin Abroad
Finland Åbo Akademi Contact Deakin Abroad
UK Aberystwyth University Contact Deakin Abroad
UK Manchester Metropolitan University Contact Deakin Abroad
UK Southampton University Contact Deakin Abroad

Environmental Management

Country or region Partner University To Apply
Austria University of Graz Contact Deakin Abroad
Czech Republic Masaryk University (AEN) Contact Deakin Abroad
Finland Åbo Akademi Contact Deakin Abroad
Iceland University of Iceland Contact Deakin Abroad
The Netherlands Utrecht University Contact Deakin Abroad
UK Keele University Contact Deakin Abroad
UK University of Leeds Contact Deakin Abroad

Forensic Science

Country or region Partner University To Apply
Sweden Orebro University Contact Deakin Abroad
UK Keele University Contact Deakin Abroad

Marine Biology, Fisheries and Aquaculture

Country or region Partner University To Apply
Norway University of Nordland Contact Deakin Abroad
UK University of Tsukuba Contact Deakin Abroad

The Americas

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Biological Science

Country or region Partner University To Apply
Canada McMaster University Contact Deakin Abroad
Canada University of Guelph Contact Deakin Abroad
USA California State University – Monterey Bay Contact Deakin Abroad
USA California State University – San Marcos Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Clemson University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Iowa State University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Oregon State University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA San Francisco State University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA University of North Carolina at Greensboro Contact Deakin Abroad
USA University of South Florida Contact Deakin Abroad
USA University of Wisconsin – Whitewater Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Winthrop University Contact Deakin Abroad

Biomedical Science

Country or region Partner University To Apply
Canada University of Guelph Contact Deakin Abroad
Canada University of Prince Edward Island Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Ball State University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Michigan State University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Oregon State University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA State University New York – Stony Brook Contact Deakin Abroad
USA University of South Florida Contact Deakin Abroad

Wildlife and Conservation Biology

Country or region Partner University To Apply
Brazil Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (USAC) Contact Deakin Abroad
Canada McMaster University Contact Deakin Abroad
Canada University of Guelph Contact Deakin Abroad
Canada University of New Brunswick Contact Deakin Abroad
Canada University of Prince Edward Island Contact Deakin Abroad
Canada University of Victoria Contact Deakin Abroad
Canada University of Waterloo Contact Deakin Abroad
Costa Rica National University of Costa Rica (USAC) Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Humboldt University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Michigan State University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Oregon State University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Roger Williams University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA University of Alaska – Anchorage Contact Deakin Abroad
USA University of North Carolina at Greensboro Contact Deakin Abroad

Environmental Management

Country or region Partner University To Apply
Canada University of New Brunswick Contact Deakin Abroad
Canada University of Victoria Contact Deakin Abroad
Canada University of Windsor Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Clemson University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Humboldt University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Kansas State University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Michigan State University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Oregon State University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA State University New York - Stony Brook Contact Deakin Abroad
USA University of North Carolina at Greensboro Contact Deakin Abroad

Forensic Science

Country or region Partner University To Apply
Canada University of Windsor Contact Deakin Abroad
USA University of South Florida Contact Deakin Abroad

Marine Biology, Fisheries and Aquaculture

Country or region Partner University To Apply
Canada University of New Brunswick Contact Deakin Abroad
Canada University of Victoria Contact Deakin Abroad
Canada Vancouver Island University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA California State University – Monterey Bay Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Clemson University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Coastal Carolina University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Humboldt State University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Michigan State University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Old Dominion University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Oregon State University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA Roger Williams University Contact Deakin Abroad
USA University of Maine Contact Deakin Abroad
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