Korean: Minor

There are two options to obtain a minor in Korean: (effective June 1, 2017)Poster presentations with Professor Shin.

Option 1 requires taking Korean language courses (totaling 14-16 credit hours) from Category I and one 3-credit non-language departmental course (3 credit hours) taught in English from Category II as below. [Total: 17-19 credits]


Option 2, designed for heritage learners, requires taking two Second, Third, of Fourth Year Korean language courses (6-8 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: 12-14 credits]

Category I: Language Courses

course description credit
KOREAN 0001 First Year Korean 1 4
KOREAN 0002 First Year Korean 2 4
KOREAN 0003 Second Year Korean 1 4
KOREAN 0004 Second Year Korean 2 4
KOREAN 0005 Third Year Korean 1 4
KOREAN 0006 Third Year Korean 2 4
KOREAN 1050 Fourth Year Korean 1 3
KOREAN 1051 Fourth Year Korean 2 3

Category II: Non-Language Courses

course description credit
KOREAN 0007 Intro. to Korean Culture & Civilization 3
KOREAN 0070 World of Korea 3
KOREAN 0075 Introduction to Korea through Film

3

KOREAN 0084 Introduction to Modern Korean Literature 3
KOREAN 1023 Aspects of the Korean Language 3
KOREAN 1060 Language and Society in Korea 3

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