The AIM Overseas Literature Summer Program gives its participants an experience of ‘Cambridge English’, with its emphasis on small group teaching, close attention to the words on the page, and radical inquiry into why literature matters. 

The program attracts participants from all backgrounds, those who are already well-read in literature and those who are just starting out. 

Fields of study

  • Humanities

You can contact UQ Abroad for course syllabi or AIM Overseas for specific information on your program of interest. More information regarding specific courses available can be found on the AIM Overseas website.  

Credit equivalent

One Term = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 4 UQ Units if Two Terms are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the standard UQ Abroad Student Eligibility Criteria and any additional eligibility criteria set by AIM Overseas. Term 2 impacts on UQ semester 2, 2018 dates, UQ students must meet the additional special conditions for programs that impact on teaching dates. 

AIM Overseas programs are highly competitive and fill up fast so be sure to get your application in as early as possible.

Apply to UQ Abroad  Apply to host

UQ students are able to complete a variety of courses within one of the following terms:

Term 1
  • Start date: 08 July 2018
  • End date: 21 July 2018
  • Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit
Term 2
  • Start date: 22 July 2018
  • End date: 04 August 2018
  • Credit: For-credit only
Terms 1 & 2
  • Start date: 08 July 2018
  • End date: 04 August 2018
  • Credit: For-credit only

You can contact UQ Abroad for course syllabi or AIM Overseas for specific information on your program of interest. More information regarding specific courses available can be found on the AIM Overseas website.  

Costs

The program fee is $4,900 - $5,700 AUD.

More information regarding program fees can be found on the AIM Overseas website

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.

Accommodation 

Accommodation is included in the program fee. For more information regarding accommodation, please see the AIM Overseas website.

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad: 10 March 2018
Host: 06 April 2018

Program Dates

Start: Varies - see Program Details
End: Varies - see Program Details

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Cambridge, UK
Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate*


*Postgraduates can attend the program as not-for-credit only