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  • Locations: Seoul, South Korea
  • Program Terms: Summer
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2019 03/31/2019 ** Rolling Admission 06/29/2019 07/26/2019

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
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Program Type: Tarleton Faculty-Led Academic Area: English
Language Requirement: No Language of Instruction: English
Open to non-majors: Yes Minimum GPA: 2.0
Classification: 1. Freshman, 2. Sophomore, 3. Junior, 4. Senior, 5. Graduate Tarleton Faculty: Dr. Marcy Tanter
Housing Options: Dorm
Program Description:

South Korea - Korean/American Popular Culture

Faculty Leaders:
Dr. Marcy Tanter
tanter@tarleton.edu
254-968-9282
Travel Dates:   June 29-July 26, 2019
About:
ENGL 2320/4386 - Korean Culture
This course showcases elements of Korean popular culture, from poetry to kpop to kdrama and compares them with American popular culture. We will visit Korean cultural and heritage sites, eat delicious food and get to know South Korea. We will be based in Seoul, but  you will have free time to visit other areas of the country.

Excursions include, but are not limited to, visits to palaces, the National Museum, tour the Han River, baseball game, traditional tea house. 

This is a 4-week program.

Students are encouraged to contact Dr Tanter and meet with their advisers.
Credit:
  • ENGL 2320
  • ENGL 4386
Approximate Cost:
$2820
Does not include tuition and fees, airfare, and personal expenses.
Passports
If you are considering applying to a study abroad program and you do not have a valid passport, or your passport will expire within six months past your program end date, please take steps to obtain or renew your passport immediately. Passports can take longer than expected to process, and you may need your passport to apply for visas "If Applicable" well before your program begins. For more information about obtaining and renewing passports visit the U.S. Passports & International Travel.
Scholarships:
International Education Scholarship
Financial Aid:
Financial Aid at Tarleton
 
Need help?
Check out the Tarleton Study Abroad website for more information
www.tarleton.edu/studyabroad