Korean: Minor

There are two options to obtain a minor in Korean:Traditional Korean formal wear

Option 1 requires taking four 4-credit Korean language courses (16 credit hours) from Category I and one 3-credit non-language departmental courses (6 credit hours) taught in English from Category II as below. [Total: 19 credits]
Option 2, designed for heritage learners, requires taking two 4-credit Second or Third Year Korean language courses (8 credit hours) from Category I and two 3-credit non-language departmental courses (6 credit hours) taught in English from Category II as below. [Total: 14 credits]

Category I: Language Courses

course description credit
KOREAN 0001/1001 First Year Korean 1 4
KOREAN 0002/1002 First Year Korean 2 4
KOREAN 0003/1003 Second Year Korean 1 4
KOREAN 0004/1004 Second Year Korean 2 4
KOREAN 0005/1005 Third Year Korean 1 4
KOREAN 0006/1006 Third Year Korean 2 4

Category II: Non-Language Courses

course description credit
KOREAN 0070 World of Korea 3
KOREAN 0075 Introduction to Korea through Film 3
KOREAN 1060 Language and Society in Korea 3
KOREAN 1023 Aspects of the Korean Language 3

Contact the Korean Program Coordinator Dr. Mi-Hyun Kim at kimmh@pitt.edu or 412-624-5562 for more information.