KOREA 443

Korean Literature after 1900

Course Description

Literary texts from major post-1900 authors, in Korean, emphasizing reading, translating, and criticism.

When Taught

Winter

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

4

Fixed

0

Title

Korea 443: Korean Literature since 1900

Learning Outcome

Cultural Literacy:  Students will learn to observe and interpret the nuances of a culture through its language, history, traditions & practices. Students will be exposed to some of the most famous Korean essays, poems, and short stories of the 20th and 21st centuries. Language Proficiency:  Students will develop their skills in speaking, reading, and writing Korean Communicate Effectively:  Students will learn to write coherent explanations and arguments with attention to the implications of language.