Chung-Ang University

Program: Summer in Seoul, Korea
  • UNK provides the opportunity to learn and experience the essence of the Han-Ryu (Korean Cultural Wave) through three-week summer program in Seoul, Korea. Three weeks will be spent learning about Koran Culture, Arts, Folklore and Economics.
Language of Instruction:
  • Courses are taught in English.
Duration:
  • 3 weeks in July
Program Cost:
  • The fee of this program is $1,000 (based on 2008 rates) which covers room, board and field trips for three weeks.
Topics:
  • Understanding Korean Folklore
  • Introduction to Korean Culture, Language, People and Their Customs
  • The Understanding and Experience of Korean Traditional Music
  • Contemporary Photography in Asia
  • Understanding Korean Interpersonal Minds: Folk Psychological Perspective
  • Korean Culinary Experience
  • Traditional Korean Musical Instruments
  • Traditional Korean Dance
  • International Relations
  • The Recent Success of Korean Enterprises
  • Korean Government and Policy Making
  • Korean Economy: Its past and future challenges
  • Democracy and Foreign Policy of Korea
  • Urban and Regional Development in Korea
  • Seoul City's CBD Redevelopment- The Case of Cheongguecheon Restoration and Redevelopment
Field trips Include:
  • Gyeongbok Palace and Changdeok Palace
  • Samsung Electronic Museum
  • Hwaseong Fortress
  • Lotte World and Lotte Department Stores
  • Insadong Street and Jung Dong Theatre
  • Gyeongju
  • Taekwondo
  • Seoul City Tour
Housing:
  • Homestay
Prerequisites:
  • None
Credit Transfer:
  • 3 credit hours
Application Deadline:
  • Applications are available at the study abroad office and are due at the end beginning of May.

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