Description
WORLD OF KOREA: PAST AND PRESENT
Intro to Korean society/culture through study of acclaimed film "Chunhy-ang, based on famous 18thc Korean literature work, providing complex window to late Korean traditional culture, literature and performing arts. Students will ac quire tools to understand diversity in aspects of many cultures, as well as a changing political system. Topics include: family structure and marriage, gender issues, class system, agricultural life of Korean society, education, relations to other neighboring cultures and various forms of art expression.
Details
Grading Basis
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Course Attributes
Cross-Cultural Awareness
Geographic Region
Historical Analysis
Pmathic Ctext: Global&Cr. Cult
Pmathic Ctext: Soc/Behav
Asian Studies
Offering
Course
KOREAN 0070
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
East Asian Languages & Lit
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Typically Offered
Fall