Korean Studies

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Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Korean Studies Heritage Speakers

This pathway is suitable for native or heritage speakers of Korean or HSC Korean in Context.

Major

A major in the heritage speaker pathway for Korean Studies requires 48 credit points from this table including:
(i) 18 credit points of 2000-level culture units
(ii) 12 credit points of 3000-level culture units
(iii) 12 credit points of 3000-level language units
(iv) 6 credit points of 3000-level Interdisciplinary Project units

Minor

A minor in the heritage speaker pathway for Korean Studies requires 36 credit points from this table including:
(i) 12 credit points of 2000-level culture units
(ii) 12 credit points of 3000-level language units
(iii) 12 credit points of 3000-level culture units

2000-level units of study

Culture
KRNS2641
Premodern Korean History and Culture
6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in the Korean Studies or Asian Studies major
N ASNS2641
Semester 1
KRNS2673
Korean Phonology

This unit of study is not available in 2021

6    P KRNS2621 or KRNS3621 or HSC Korean in Context or HSC Korean Background or near native competency or 12 credit points at 1000 level in Linguistics
N KRNS2317 or KRNS2318
Semester 1
KRNS2674
Korean Grammar
6    P 12 Junior credit points in Korean Studies or Linguistics
N KRNS2319 or KRNS2320
Semester 2
ASNS2004
Korean Popular Culture
6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in the Asian Studies or Korean Studies major
Semester 1
ASNS2642
Modern Korea
6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level
N ASNS2502
Semester 2

3000-level units of study

Language
KRNS3623
Korean 7
6    P KRNS3622 or HSC Korean in Context or HSC Korean Background
Semester 1
KRNS3624
Korean 8
6    P KRNS3623
Semester 2
Culture
KRNS3675
Contemporary Korean Society and Culture
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 or 3000 level in Korean Studies or (6 credit points at 2000 or 3000 level in Korean Studies and 6 credit points in 2000 or 3000 level in Asian Studies)
N KRNS2500 or KRNS2675
Semester 2
ASNS3670
Mass Media in East Asia
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Asian Studies or 12 credit points at 2000 level in Korean Studies
N ASNS2670 or ASNS2600
Semester 2

Interdisciplinary project unit of study

If you are completing two majors and both of your majors are from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, please select the Interdisciplinary Impact unit of study for your first major, and the Industry and Community Project unit of study for your second major.
If you are completing two majors but only one of your majors is from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, please select the Interdisciplinary Impact unit of study for that major.
If you are completing one major only and that major is from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, please select the Interdisciplinary Impact unit of study for your major.
KRNS3999
Interdisciplinary Impact
6    P Completion of at least 90 credit points
N Interdisciplinary Impact in another major
Intensive December
Semester 1
Semester 2
KRNS3998
Industry and Community Project
6    P 72 credit points
C Interdisciplinary Impact in any major.
Intensive February
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2