Higher Education in the World

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Higher Education in the World

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Education, Teacher Education

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

    ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.

    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    Course Description
    This course is designed to introduce higher education systems of different nations and understand important current issues in higher education across countries. Students are expected to complete readings prior to classes, participate in class discussions actively and complete the submission of required assignments.

    Texts and Resources
    Required and recommended readings will be uploaded to the EKU for each week.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations