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Fall '00 Graduate Course Guide

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Courses in Korean (Division 409)

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Fall Term, 2000 (September 6 December 22)

Open courses in Korean

Wolverine Access Subject listing for KOREAN

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To see what graduate courses have been added to or changed in Korean this week go to What's New This Week.


Korean 461. Readings in Modern Korean.

Korean Language Courses

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Andrew Byon

Prerequisites & Distribution: Korean 402. (3).May be repeated for a total of six credits.

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

This is a reading course designed to introduce selected contemporary articles on various subjects in the Korean Studies field to students who have advanced knowledge of Korean language and culture and want to know the state-of-the-art of Korean Studies in contemporary Korea. The selected readings include major articles in Korean history, literature, thought, and religion. The course will be conducted in Korean, and emphasis will be placed on developing reading skills for Korean scholarly materials and academic writing skills as well. Student participation in the classroom discussion is crucial for the effectiveness of the course. There will be a midterm, final, and writing assignments. A course pack will be used as a main textbook.

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Korean 473/Asian Studies 473/Hist. 473. Modern Korea.

Culture Courses

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Henry Em (henryem@umich.edu)

Prerequisites & Distribution: (3).

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: http://coursetools.ummu.umich.edu/2000/fall/lsa/korean/473/001.nsf

This is an undergraduate/graduate course on modern Korean history. For Fall term, 2000, our readings will focus on contemporary Korea. Texts include documentary films, short stories, as well as academic articles and primary texts in translation. No knowledge of Korean required. Topics to be examined are: the colonial legacy; partition of Korea and the Korean war; problems of economic development; nationalism, gender, and the democratic movement in South Korea. To the extent possible this course will be conducted like a graduate seminar, with class discussion structured around student presentations. Two short papers and a longer final paper are required.

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Korean 491. Individual Study of Korean Language.

Korean Language Courses

Section 001.

Prerequisites & Distribution: Korean 402 and permission of instructor. (1-6). (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for a total of eight credits with permission of instructor.

Credits: (1-6).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

This course is designed to develop advanced reading and writing skills in modern Korean for future academic work (with stress on Sino-Korean).

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