The AIM Overseas Public Policy and Community Development program is designed to give you a detailed understanding of the relationship between public policy and community development in an international context. 

Over four weeks, gain knowledge and skills in policy analysis, ethics, politics, and negotiation, as well as the role of organisations such as the UN, WHO and the World Bank in Argentina. Finally, you will have the opportunity to spend time with UNICEF and undertake a number of activities within this life-changing volunteering initiative.

Fields of study

  • Humanities

You can contact UQ Abroad for course syllabi or AIM Overseas for specific information on your program of interest.

Find more information regarding specific courses on the AIM Overseas website.

Credit Equivalent

3 credits = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units upon successful completion of 3 credits (pending UQ faculty approval).

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria and any additional eligibility criteria set by AIM overseas.

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

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Costs

The program fee is approximately $4,990 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 cost. For more information regarding accommodation, please see the AIM Overseas website.

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad: 5 October 2017
Host: 15 September 2017

Program Dates

Start: 06 January 2018
End: 03 February 2018

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate*


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