Focus Australia is a program of study concentrating on the history, culture and biogeography of one of the world's most arid countries. Students spend time in the rainforest, scuba dive or snorkel on the Great Barrier Reef, visit Alice Springs, walk at the sacred aboriginal sites of Uluru and Kata Tjuta, and tour the historic and beautiful city of Sydney. The reflective course requires a written review and a group project. Corequisite: BIOL-550 with the title of Biological Issues in Australia. 2 SH. CC: Cross Cultural.