Australia Study Tour

Program Objectives

In order to create opportunities for youth to experience international education and to understand western culture and political systems, GBCA College has designed innovative study tour to Melbourne, the world’s most liveable city. In this 10-day of international experience, students have the opportunity to enhance their English language skills while experiencing the beauty and culture of Melbourne. The study tour program provides students with a unique opportunity to enrich their mindset in a globalised context and provides a foundation to become successful global citizens.

Program Features

Study tour groups will experience the following activities:

  • Wide array of specialised lessons
  • Tours to reputable school and student exchange
  • Immerse in Australia’s culture and learn arts, history and sports
  • Experience local culture, local delicacies and Indigenous culture

The GBCA Study Tour Advantage

  • Small groups taught by experienced local Australian teacher and assisted by a teacher from China. Learn a variety of topics which include Australia’s political systems, culture, sports and other enriching lessons.
  • GBCA College provides new state-of-art learning facilities and are supported by friendly student support staff. Situated in Melbourne Central, well-serviced by convenient public transport and surrounded by shopping malls, you can even walk to Chinatown, parks or cafes.
  • Dedicated support services – our designated professional staff will accompany and provide support to the students throughout their stay.
  • Local authentic experience tour at value-for-money price.
  • Excursion to University of Melbourne, the world’s famous and Australia’s number 1 university. Immerse in cultural and language exchange with local students and gain a new perspective.
  • Explore Melbourne’s local attractions and discover the true charm of the world’s most liveable city.

 

Registration Period

This program is open to all students. Registration period begins on September 7 2015 and will close on 30 November 2015.

Study Tour Program

Day Morning Afternoon
Day 1 Departure – Beijing, Shanghai or Guangzhou
Day 2 Arrival at Melbourne International Airport. Airport reception and coach transfer to Melbourne student apartments Welcome ceremony and program orientation Tour to RMIT – view its facilities such as laboratories, library and classrooms and have local international student exchange City Tour – Flinders Street Train, Federation square, Yarra River
Day 3 Lesson: Background of Australia’s political systems and culture Melbourne museum,   National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Town Hall, St Patrick’s Cathedral
Day 4 Lesson: Australian education system Tour to University of Melbourne – Australia’s number one university and have local international student exchange Visit and enjoy a stroll in Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Day 5 Lesson: Australia’s unique dining and entertainment Visit Queen Victoria Market and enjoy a conversation with local vendors. Sample local delicacies such as Kangaroo meet and crocodile meat
Day 6 Watch Australian Open and feel the local passion for the sports Golf lesson at a park where beginners can acquire skill and knowledge in a relaxed environment
Day 7 Admire Melbourne’s graffiti street alley, street arts and performance Tour Melbourne zoo and experience close encounter with kangaroos, koalas and other Australian wildlife
Day 8 Explore Australia’s Aboriginal culture – watch indigenous ceremonial performance and sample their food
Day 9 Tour to Melbourne’s famous wineries – witness the refinery process and have a unique tasting experience in the beautiful wineries
Day 10 Home sweet home

Note: the above schedule is for reference only. Actual schedule may be slightly adjusted accordingly to the arrangements with the university and schools.

University Tour

The University of Melbourne The University of Melbourne, established in 1853, is Australia’s second oldest university and is a member of the Group of Eight and the Association of Pacific Rim Universities. It is one of the Asia-Pacific International Trade Education and Research Alliance member universities. Being an academic hub in the Southern Hemisphere, the University of Melbourne is consistently ranked among the leading universities in the world. It is ranked 1st in Australia in Academic Ranking of World Universities (2015) and 33rd in Times Higher Education World University Rankings (2014-2015). Since its establishment, it has nurtured six Nobel Laureates which has well proven its academic performance. RMIT University Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) is one of Australia’s oldest university which is renowned for its graduate employability. RMIT is ranked 32nd worldwide in QS World University Rankings (2014) among universities less than 50 years old. It is among top 15 universities in Australia and is ranked as a 5-Star University in QS Stars international evaluation system. RMIT provides innovative and industry-relevant curriculum to its students and its qualifications are internationally recognized. It constantly redesigns its curriculum in accordance to the industry needs to prepare the students with up-to-date skills and knowledge. Its practical in application learning model has attracted many students who can apply their knowledge into practice and quickly adapt to different work environments.

Registration and General Enquiries

Wechat:Timothy0727 Contact person:Edward Tang  Email:Edward Tang@gbca.edu.au

澳大利亚游学团

项目目的

为了使广大青年有机会体验国际教学理念,深度感受西方政治体制与文化,与世界各国学子近距离交流互动,我们在五次蝉联‘世界最宜居城市’的墨尔本精心打造了澳大利亚游学计划。在这十天高强度的国际体验中,学生将置身纯正英语环境,体验世界名校氛围,感受墨尔本深厚的文化底蕴及时尚魅力,从而提高英语实际应用能力,拓展国际思维,为未来事业发展打好强有力的基础。

项目内容

  • 多元化主题的精品课程
  • 参观澳洲名校,与各国学生互动交流
  • 探索并感受澳洲文化,艺术,历史与运动
  • 领略当地风景,品尝特色美食,体验土著文化

项目优势

    • 多元化的课程设置— 课程内容包含政治体制,文化,运动及其他充实丰富的课程。小班授课,由经验丰富的澳洲当地老师授课并配有中国助教
    • GBCA校园— 设备精良的教室和设施,现代化的学习环境,与友善的资深职员。校园位于墨尔本市中心,交通便利,可步行到唐人街,大型购物中心
    • 贴心照顾—专业负责的领队老师全程贴心陪同,全面照顾学生的日常生活
    • 高性价比—以最优惠的价格得到最满意的收获
    • 参观世界名校 ­­– 在澳洲排名第一的墨尔本大学观赏美丽的校园风景,与当地学生交流,感受不同文化和思想的碰撞
    • 游览墨尔本著名景点 – 感受“世界最宜居城市”的真实面貌

费用说明

费用包含:课程费、住宿、往返机票及安排活动所需的当地交通费、保险费。费用不包含:个人签证费、餐饮费和个人消费。住宿:墨尔本市中心家庭式的现代化公寓。

 

活动行程

日期 上午 下午
第一天 北京/上海/广州启程
第二天 抵达墨尔本国际机场,入住学生公寓 欢迎典礼及项目导航 参观皇家理工大学, 包括实验室,图书馆,教室等并与留学生交流互动;参观弗林德斯火车站,联邦广场与雅拉河
第三天 课程:澳大利亚政治体制及文化背景 参观墨尔本博物馆,维多利亚国际画廊,墨尔本市政厅,金融博物馆,教堂
第四天 课程:澳大利亚教育体系 参观澳大利亚排名第一的墨尔本大学并与学生交流互动;游览皇家植物园
第五天 课程:澳洲特色的美食与饮品 参观维多利亚市场,运用上午学习的词汇与卖家进行对话。品尝当地美食如袋鼠肉,鳄鱼肉等
第六天 观看澳网比赛, 了解澳洲运动特色,感受当地人对运动的热情 在奥博特公园参加高尔夫课程。初学者可以在一个有趣,轻松的环境中学习高尔夫。
第七天 欣赏墨尔本遍布街头小巷的涂鸦街景与各类的街头艺术表演,体验本土艺术文化 游览墨尔本动物园,与袋鼠,考拉等澳洲特色动物亲密互动
第八天   了解澳洲土著文化,观看土著表演,品尝土著食品
第九天 参观墨尔本著名酒庄,观看体验酿酒的过程,品尝澳洲各类美酒,同时欣赏酒庄美景
第十天 返程

注:以日程仅供参考,实际日程可能会根据大学和企业安排略有调整

参观大学

墨尔本大学(The University of Melbourne) 墨尔本大学始建于1853年,是澳大利亚历史第二悠久的高等学府,是八大名校的核心盟校成员,同时还是国际著名研究型大学联盟组织环太平洋大学联盟、亚太国际贸易教育暨研究联盟的成员大学之一。作为南半球首屈一指的学术重镇,墨尔本大学在泰晤士高等教育全球大学排名(2010,2011,2012)、世界大学学术排行榜(2011,2012)、世界大学科学论文质量排名(2010,2011,2012)中均为南半球排名最高的大学,其中在2012年泰晤士高等教育全球大学排名中墨尔本大学位居全球两万余所大学中的第28位,建校已来,墨尔本大学已经培养出6名诺贝尔奖得主,其学术能力可见一斑。

报名及咨询

wechat:Timothy0727 联系人:Edward 邮箱:Edward.Tang@gbca.edu.au