KORE1021

Introduction to Korean Studies

Credits:

Period:

Assessment:

6

2nd semester

100% coursework

Prerequisite:

Nil

Co-requisite:

Nil

Description

Core Course

The course provides students with a broad-based description of Korean culture and society from an interdisciplinary perspective. It will include a brief historical overview on the country, examine various socio-cultural issues in traditional and modern Korea, and compare them to those of the other East Asian countries. All coursework is in English.

Professor:

Cha, Paul S.K.

Cha, Paul S.K.

Assistant Professor