KOR, Introduction to Korean Studies 1 (E22)

Course content

This course is an interdisciplinary exploration of Korean culture from ancient times up to the opening of Korea in the 19th century with special focus on selected topics.

Intended Learning Outcomes:

1. Students will build a robust knowledge fundament of Korean culture (focus up to 1900), including insights into multiple disciplines: history, literature, film, historiography, geography, anthropology, sociology...

2. Students will be able to write an academic essay, including:

- finding and critical reading of academic literature

- identifying and solving problems

- giving and receiving feedback

- asking questions (use the guest talks!)

Education
  • Curriculum for the BA programme 2019
  • Curriculum for the Elective Studies in Korean studies The 2019 Curriculum
Learning outcome

BA 2019-curriculum:
Introduction to Korean Studies 1 (HKOB00921E)

BA Elective 2019-curriculum
Introduction to Korean Studies 1 (HKOB10101E)

Mandatory classroom teaching with active participation from the students. The students will write a process-oriented essay during this course.

  • Seth, Michael J.. 2016. A Concise History of Korea: From Antiquity to the Present. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield.
  • Eckert, Carter J.. 1990. Lee, Ki-baik. Korea Old and New: a history. Seoul: Ilchogak.
  • Graff, Gerald, and Cathy Birkenstein. They Say / I Say”: the Moves That Matter in Academic Writing. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2018.
  • Belcher, Wendy Laura. 2009. Writing Your Journal Article in 12 Weeks. Los Angeles: Sage.
Written
Oral
Individual
Collective
Continuous feedback during the course
ECTS
7,5 ECTS
Type of assessment
Other
Criteria for exam assessment

Single subject courses (day)

  • Category
  • Hours
  • Lectures
  • 56
  • Preparation
  • 150,25
  • English
  • 206,25

Kursusinformation

Language
English
Course number
HKOB0100EU
ECTS
7,5 ECTS
Programme level
Bachelor
Bachelor choice
Duration

1 semester

Placement
Autumn
Price

Dette er et dagkursus via tompladsordningen mod betaling på Åbent Universitet. Tilmeld dig og se aktuel prisoversigt på www.aabentuniversitet.hum.ku.dk 

Schedulegroup
See link below
Studyboard
Study Board of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies
Contracting department
  • Department of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies
Contracting faculty
  • Faculty of Humanities
Course Coordinator
  • Barbara Wall   (12-67667767667766337c667171456d7a7233707a336970)
Teacher

Barbara Wall, barbara.wall@hum.ku.dk

Saved on the 11-10-2022

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