Leisure and Quality of Life

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Leisure and Quality of Life

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Education, Physical Education, Sport and Leisure Sciences

  • 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

    This course is designed to help undergraduate students understand, define, and explore their own meaning of leisure, life, and happiness in the modern society. The lectures, discussion, presentations, and various assignments will assist students to search their own meaning of leisure, life, and happiness. ? This course will require several outside assignments. Also, students will be required to participate in discussion actively.
    *This course also includes the content on creative and personality education for future physical education teachers. Specifically the lectures and assignments related to school sport clubs will be given.
    A student who successfully completes this course will be able to:
    1. Understand various research, textbook definitions of leisure, life, and happiness
    2. Redefine their own definitions of leisure, life, and happiness
    3. Present and Write what their definitions of leisure, life, and happiness
    In addition to the objectives above, the students will learn and practice various contents related to school sport clubs.
    No required textbook.
    Course news, information, syllabus, and class presentations can be found online on EKU site. Please check your EKU site each day before class.

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.