Upcoming programs in South Korea

Mass Media and Popular Culture in Korea

Korea University

This course helps students to become familiar with a number of critical issues about contemporary popular culture in Korea. A primary emphasis will be placed on the ways in which the media express and mediate Korean popular culture. Students will learn theoretical concepts and ideas that enable them... read more

Korean Economy

Yonsei University

This course examines development of the Korean economy, which has so far shown a most successful catch up performance as a latecomer in the post-war period. Beginning with the explanation of how the economic ‘miracle’ began, it will proceed to the working of the ‘miracle’ economy. It will then proce... read more

North Korean Politics And Foreign Policy

Yonsei University

This course analyzes Kim Jong Un’s summit diplomacy with South Korea and the United States as an approach to simultaneously pursue security and economic development. The Kim Jong-un regime in North Korea triggered worldwide concerns not only for South Korea but also surrounding countries of the Kore... read more

Introduction to Game Theory

Seoul National University

This course is an introduction to game theory. Game theory is a way of thinking about strategic situations, which is when the outcome of one’s choice depends not only on given parameters of the environment (prices, production function, demand curve), but also on choices of other agents. In this cour... read more