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South Korea Summer Academics

To apply, you must be a currently enrolled, degree-seeking, undergraduate UW-Eau Claire student. You must be in good academic standing and have a 2.3 cumulative GPA. You must maintain enrollment and continue to meet the academic standing and GPA requirements the semester prior to departure. You may apply as a freshman but must have sophomore standing when the program begins. Classes are in English. No previous study of Korean language required.

The Ajou International Summer School is composed of one six-week session. During the six-weeks, you will take three courses for a total of seven credits. All students are required to take the one-credit Korean Culture Workshop (IDIS Elec GE 5). In addition, you will choose 2, three-credit courses. Final course offerings have been confirmed typically in April. Course offerings may change due to enrollment and faculty availability. The following courses were offered in summer 2016:

Ajou Course UWEC Equivalency
Developing Management Skills ELEC 907L
International Marketing MKTG 335
Introduction to Marketing Communication  CJ 260
Introductory to Computer Programming for Beginners CS 170 (GE-V)
Introduction to Korea IDIS 980L (GE-III)
Korean Culture Workshop IDIS 950L (GE-V)
Korean Language I FLG 101 
Korean Language II FLG 980L (GE-I)

updated 5/23/16

Three credits of Foreign Culture requirement can be waived upon successful program completion. Please email Degree Review at after completion of the program to update your degree audit. (Students earning a B.A., B.F.A. or B.M degree in the College of Arts & Sciences cannot use study abroad to fulfill their foreign language/foreign culture requirement. See the university catalog for details.)

The Ajou International Summer School is offered each summer for six weeks. The program typically runs from late June to early August. Exact program dates are determined the semester prior to departure.

updated 5/23/16 jmk
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