Seoul, Korea - Yonsei University
Subjects: Korean language and cultural studies.
Prerequisites: 2.7 GPA, junior-level standing, demonstrated maturity.
Length: Semester or Academic Year
Credit: Up to 8.0 Albion units may be earned for the academic year (4.0 units per semester), depending upon coursework chosen. Note: 4 semester hour course = 1.0 Albion units.
Faculty: Faculty of the Division of International Education, Yonsei University.HOUSING: Dormitory
Costs not covered by Albion: Round trip travel; textbooks, supplies, misc. fees; meals; personal travel; miscellaneous personal expenses. Exchange rates may affect cost.
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Yi-Li Wu, History, 208 Robinson Hall, ext. 0396
Comments: The oldest and one of the most prestigious universities in Korea, Yonsei University is located in the middle of the bustling city of Seoul and its 12 million inhabitants, yet maintains a beautiful, quiet, well-wooded campus and a large (35,000) student population. Founded in 1885 by Protestant missionaries (one the husband of an Albion College graduate), Yonsei has grown to a campus of 17 colleges and 83 departments.
Courses for Albion students are taught in the Division of International Education of the university.
Dae Ryun Chang
Division of International Education and Exchange
134 Shinchon-dong, Sodaemoon-gu
Phone: (82)-361-3291 or (82)-361-3291 (est plus 12 hours)
Fax: (82-2) 393-7272