Korean Honours A (KRNS4011)


The Honours program in Korean Studies consists of: 1. a thesis written under the supervision of one or more members of academic staff 2. two seminars that meet weekly for two hours for one semester. The thesis should be of 18000-20000 words in length. Each seminar requires 6000 - 8000 words of written work or its equivalent. The thesis is worth 60% of the final Honours mark and each of the seminars is worth 20%. Students may choose seminars from the following areas in 2014: Korean Language and Linguistics Korean History and Thought Korean Media and Communication For more information, contact Dr Duk-Soo Park, Honours coordinator.

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two seminars, each seminar meets weekly for 2 hours for one semester


A thesis of 18000-20000 words (60%) and 6000 - 8000 words of written work or its equivalent for each seminar (2x20%).

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Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

48 senior credit points in Korean Studies with a credit average or better, including completion of the major and ASNS3690 Approaches to Research in Asian Studies, and an additional 6 credit points from KRNS or cross listed ASNS units.

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