Challenging yet rewarding! Past Review

By (Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication., Suffolk University) for

CISabroad (Center for International Studies): Gold Coast - Semester on the Gold Coast

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?

Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 0-2 weeks

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

Very easy

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

Good communication

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

* Food:

Not the best food, I'm particular though

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

Hiking a mountain to see the first sunrise anywhere

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

* Safety:

Very Safe, security, card swipes, safe town

If you could do it all over again would you choose the same program? Yes


* Money: How easily were you able to live on a student's budget?

(1 = not very easy/$200+ on food & personal expenses/week, 2.5 = $100/week, 5 = very easily/minimal cost)

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

Select all that apply

  • Dorm
* Who did you live with?

Select all that apply

  • Local Students
  • International Students
  • Americans

A Look Back

* What did you like most about the program?
  • Traveling
* What could be improved?
  • Organization
* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? jump into everything!

Individual Course Reviews

Course Name/Rating:

Australian Pop Culture

Course Department:
Instruction Language: English
Comments: Easy, Fun, Interesting
Credit Transfer Issues: no