KORE1021

Introduction to Korean Studies

Credits:

Period:

Assessment:

6

1st semester & 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:

An, Ji-yoon

An, Ji-yoon

Korea Foundation Visiting Lecturer