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Korean Area

한국어

We currently offer a minor and a certificate in Korean studies.  In addition, upper-level Korean courses may be used as the secondary language to complete the Two-Language major option, or in conjunction with the Language and Cultural Studies option.
Minor in Korean Language and Culture (18 credits)

•  3 credits: one MLL core course (MLL 190, 191, 230, 301)
•  6 credits: two upper level Korean language courses:

•  KORE 301  — Advanced Korean I  [3 cr.]
•  KORE 302  — Advanced Korean II  [3 cr.]
•  KORE 309  — Business Korean [3 cr.]

•   9 credits in KORE or MLL electives:

•  KORE 309 — Business Korean [3 cr.]  (cannot be used as both language and elective)
•  KORE 310 — Korean Language in Social and Cultural Context [3 cr.]
•  MLL 311    — Introduction to Korean Culture [3 cr.]
•  MLL 315    — Images of Society in Contemporary Korean Films [3 cr.]
•  An MLL topics course (or course in another discipline) relevant to Korean language and culture, with the approval of the MLLI department

Certificate in Korean Studies (17 credits)

Certificate required courses:

•  KORE 201 — Intermediate Korean I  [4 cr.]
•  KORE 202 — Intermediate Korean II   [4 cr.]
•  KORE 301 — Advanced Korean I   [3 cr.]

Certificate electives (choose two):

•  KORE 302 — Advanced Korean II  [3 cr.]
•  KORE 309 — Business Korean  [3 cr.]
•  KORE 310 — Korean Language in Social and Cultural Context  [3 cr.]
•  MLL 311    — Introduction to Korean Culture  
[3 cr.]
•  MLL 315    — Images of Society in Contemporary Korean Films  [3 cr.]

Note: All courses in fulfillment of the Certificate in Language Studies must be completed with a grade of “B” or higher.


For further information about the MLLI Korean program, please contact Korean area coordinator Dr. Kyung-Eun Yoon