Korean Literature and Culture, B.A.
The curriculum for Korean Literature and Culture enables students to understand the extensive and rich literary, historical, social, and aesthetic achievements of Korea by studying its language, literature, film, religion, and other cultural accomplishments in depth.
All students must meet the University Requirements.
All students must meet the School Requirements.
All students are subject to the Language Other Than English Placement and Progression policies.
Departmental Requirements for the Major in Korean Literature and Culture
|A. Select one of the following:|
|EAS 15K||Introductory Topics in Korean Literature|
|EAS 130||Topics in Korean Society and Culture|
|EAS 140||Topics in Korean Literature and Society|
|EAS 190||Junior-Senior Colloquium|
|C. Select four courses in Korean literature, culture, history, art history, linguistics, film and media, religion, philosophy, gender studies, or comparative literature, of which two may be lower-division courses offered by the East Asian Studies Department. 1|
|D. Select two upper-division courses dealing with the literature or culture of another East Asian country.|
|E. One upper-division course dealing with Korea either in Anthropology or History.|
|F. Select one course from either E ASIAN 155 or any upper-division course in translated literature and culture of foreign languages offered in Comparative Literature, European Languages and Studies, or Spanish and Portuguese, or courses in literature and culture offered by the English or Asian American Studies Departments. 1|
For a list of approved courses, please consult https://www.humanities.uci.edu/eastasian/korean/courses/acourses.php.
Residence Requirement for the Major: At least five upper-division courses required for the major must be completed successfully at UCI. Students are encouraged, however, to complete up to a year of their language study in approved programs of study abroad.