Global Literacy

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Global Literacy

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Intercultural Communications, Molecular Biology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

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

    Course Description
    This course is a part of the Korea University-Waseda University Cross-Cultural Distance Learning Program (KWCCDLP). The course utilizes information and communication technologies to foster global communication in English. Students use English as an
    International Language (EIL) to engage in discussions and promote a better understanding of varieties of English and different cultures.
    1. The class will be held with Waseda University (WU) in Japan.
    2. The class will be graded on an absolute grading scale regardless of enrollment size.
    3. There are no prerequisites.

    Course Objectives
    1. Use EIL for meaningful communication.
    2. Engage in cross-cultural communication in English.
    3. Discuss socially critical issues in English.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.