Hanyang University International Summer School Program: Academic Features

The Hanyang University International Summer Campus is intended for both visiting International students and Korean students. Coursework in English is offered in a variety of fields and students in any major area are welcome to participate. Many of the faculty come from well-known and respected institutions in the United States. Students are required to enroll in at least one course offered by a Binghamton Faculty member. Students then choose one other course from a list of 40+ courses to enroll in. Each class meets for 3 hours each day, either in the morning from 9 am - 12 pm or 1 pm - 4 pm, with an extra session from 4 pm - 7 pm.

The courses offered by Binghamton Faculty will be posted in January 2015.

The following courses are offered as choices for the second course:

  • Korean History & Culture
  • Marketing
  • Understanding Modern Business and Management
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Financial Management
  • Macroeconomics
  • Strategic Management
  • International Business
  • Model UN
  • International Marketing
  • Basic Business Statistics
  • Environmental Ceramic Art
  • International Relations in East Asia
  • Cross Cultural Documentary Research & Production in Korea
  • Understanding a Visual Language in Media
  • Seminar: Media Industry in Korea
  • Beginning & Intermediate Korean Language*
  • Microeconomics
  • General Physics 1
  • Korean Economy &Business
  • Contemporary Korean Society
  • Linear Algebra
  • Techno English Presentation Skills
  • Negotiation & Dispute Resolution
  • Global Ethics
  • General Physics 2
  • Numerical Analysis
  • General Biology 1
  • Art of Self Defense (Taekwondo)
  • International Organizations
  • Calculus 1
  • Calculus 2
  • North Korean Politics and Society

*Students enroll in Korean language courses according to their level of Korean (beginning or intermediate).

Other courses offered vary by year. Check for a full listing of courses offered at:  http://summerschoolkorea.com/academics/courses/


*Binghamton Faculty list will be updated in January 2015


Students can earn 6 credits during the 4 week program. All International Summer Campus courses are worth three credits (except Taekwondo, which is one credit). If participants choose to take Taekwondo along with two academic courses, a maximum of 7 credits can be earned. At Binghamton credit towards requirements of a major or minor is evaluated by the relevant department. Students should discuss their intention to participate on the Hanyang University program with all appropriate academic advisors and obtain pre-approvals and an understanding of study abroad credit policies.

Last Updated: 9/8/14