Academic summer program.pdf
Program Overview – Program Description / Details / Curriculum / Period / Responsibilities
Myongji Academic Summer Away (ASAM) is a specially designed credit-bearing four week-long program
for international students who want to learn practical Korean language or enhance their understanding in
Korean/Asian culture through experience in Korean contemporary and traditional culture.
Instead of just sitting in standardized lectures in classrooms, cultural excursions, interaction with Korean
students and participation-required hands-on activities will enhance the knowledge and understanding of
Korean/Asian cultures, customs and current social trends along with academic knowledge from classes.
2017. 6. 22 ~ 2017. 7. 20 (must check-in the dormitory on June 22 and check-out on July 21)
Opening Ceremony: 2017. 6. 23
Closing Ceremony: 2017. 7. 20
※ Early check-in and late check-out is not allowed.
Monday~Thursday: Academic Classes
Friday: Cultural Excursion
09:00~12:00: Morning Class
13:00~16:00: Afternoon Class
Issued credits per class: 3 credits (48 hours, equivalent to 6 ECTS)
Maximum number of courses a student can take: 2 courses (morning and afternoon, 6 credits)
Activities: Cultural Excursions on Fridays and one 1-night & 2-days trip
Myongji International Outreach Student Club members will join the international students in cultural excursions
All University or College students or 2017 graduates
Korean Language Course
Courses provided in English regarding Asian Business, Politics, Society, Culture and Science
Credit: 3 credits per course
Courses may be changed of cancelled according to the number of registered students.
Dormitory housing fee
Aid from Buddies
Airport Pick-up service (with 40,000 KRW charge)
Issue of Official Transcript
At the opening ceremony, students from different universities will have a moment to introduce themselves.