Faculty of Arts
Korean Studies
Offered As: Major Minor
URL: https://korean.hku.hk/wp_/programme/undergraduate/ https://korean.hku.hk/wp_/programme/undergraduate/
*Open to students of other Faculties:
Credits: 72 36
What is it about? The Korean Studies Programme provides a multi-faceted approach to the study of Korean language and culture. Students will not only learn Korean, but will also get an insight into Korean history, society, film, popular culture, politics, and geography. All courses focus mainly on contemporary Korea and use a variety of approaches and media.
Offering Faculty/ Department/ School/Institute School of Modern Languages and Cultures (SMLC)

Pre-requisite requirements and/or other conditions for declaring the major/minor Major:
A grade of C+ or above in KORE1001, KORE1002 and KORE1021

A grade of C+ or above in KORE1001, KORE1002 and KORE1021

For details, please check with SMLC.
Career opportunities For further information, please check with SMLC, Faculty or CEDARS (Careers & Placement).
Further information http://www.korean.hku.hk/
Contact T: 3917 2000
E: smlc@hku.hk
* Note: Students pursuing curricula with major / minor programme(s) must complete at least one major programme from their home Faculties upon graduation. Disclaimer: The information mainly applies to students admitted in 2023-24 and thereafter. For students from different cohorts, the information is only for reference. Please check with Faculty/offering department for details. The pre-requisite requirements / conditions are subject to changes by Faculties from time to time, and students are advised to check with their Faculty Office in case of doubt.