KOREA 346

The Culture of North Korea Since 1945

Course Description

Linguistic, cultural, and social issues related to life in North Korea and the Korean diaspora. All readings in English.

When Taught

Fall

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Title

Cultural Literacy

Learning Outcome

Students will be able to identify social issues and core human values reflected in North Korean movies, music, art, and literature.

Title

Information Literacy

Learning Outcome

Students will become familiar with the major sources of information about North Korea and practice evaluating their reliability.

Title

Communicate Effectively

Learning Outcome

Students will gain experience discussing current events and human rights issues related to North Korea based on accurate information about North Korean culture.