Earn more credits this winter through a virtual international study experience by remotely enrolling in courses at either Korea University or Hanyang University during your Winter/J-Term. Complete 1-2 engaging classes taught by professors at these respected universities on your own schedule while also learning more about South Korea and Korean culture. Though online, the program is still fully supported by TEAN – we’ll guide you through the entire process, advising which courses are best for your major, helping you transfer credits to your home university, and more. You’ll even be able to participate in hosted virtual events for a more in-depth understanding of Korean culture.

Overview

Take advantage of a unique opportunity to fit in more academic credit this school year

Learn from international professors on your own schedule via recorded lectures

Participate in interactive virtual Korean culture activities organized by the university and TEAN, such as a K-pop dance lesson or singing contest

Get a taste of what it’s like to study in South Korea, putting you on the path of planning for a future trip or study abroad program

Earn credit and receive a transcript from a prestigious Korean university for a fraction of the cost of a standard in-person program (take one class with Hanyang University or up to two classes with Korean University)

Program Details

TEAN Staff

While you may be studying abroad remotely, you are not alone. Our team still works with you throughout the entire process – from submitting your application and finding the best courses for your major, to assisting you with any questions or issues and helping you figure out how to transfer credits.

Meet the Team

Cultural Activities

Experience more of Korean culture and interact with other students by participating in cultural events and activities organized by TEAN and your host university.

Academics - Korea University

About Korea University

  • Established in 1905, Korea University is a member of the prestigious group of SKY universities in Korea, similar to the Ivy League in the U.S.
  • Korea University is ranked 51st in the world for Social Sciences and Management based on the QS World University Rankings 2020.
  • Korea University’s Business School is the first and only business school in the country to have acquired both the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) accreditation.
  • A private institution, Korea University boasts a beautifully manicured campus with award-winning architecture that combines classic and modern styles and is considered to be one of the most attractive campuses in South Korea.

Courses

Take 1 or 2 courses (160 minutes per class). You can only select one course per period. Each class is worth 3 Korea University credits, which we recommend transferring as 3 U.S. credits. Special approval to take 3 classes can be arranged. Contact us for more information.

Choose from a range of subjects, including Korean language/art/culture, business, economics, finance, marketing, math, and social sciences. Visit the Korea University website for the winter course syllabus here.

Period 1

IWC101: Calculus I
IWC312: International Business
IWC283: Korean Cinema & Visual Culture
IWC205: Introduction to Marketing
IWC263: Social Psychology
IWC392: Sustainability Strategies

Period 2

IWC102: Calculus II
IWC129: Strategic Management
IWC202: Introduction to Microeconomics
IWC207: Introductory Statistics
IWC282A: Mass Media and Popular Culture in Korea
IWC303: Principles of Finance
IWC394: Financial Statement Analysis

Period 3

IKL211: Beginning Korean I-A
IWC203: Introduction to Macroeconomics
SPGE176W: Introduction to Korean History and Culture
IWC282B: Mass Media and Popular Culture in Korea

Academics - Hanyang University

About Hanyang University

  • Established in 1939, specifically as a university of technology, Hanyang University is one of the top private research institutions in South Korea.
  • The university ranks 24th in the 2020 QS World University Rankings of the best universities in Asia and 150th in the world.
  • While the university has expanded to offer a comprehensive range of courses, it is still known for its technological focus and was ranked 11th in Reuter’s 2019 Asia Pacific’s Most Innovative Universities
  • Located in east Seoul, Hanyang University’s campus is easily accessible to the rest of the capital.
  • The campus is similar to American university campuses, offering comparable student facilities and amenities.

Courses

Choose 1 course worth 3 Hanyang University credits (45 contact hours). Courses are recommended to transfer as 3 U.S. credits.

Communications/Business

Digital Journalism
Digital Media Storytelling
Digital Studio
AI and Finance in Practice
Business Communication
Communication Strategies and Tactics
Digital Consumer Behavior
Global Entrepreneurship
Strategic Management

Computer Science

Foundations on Data Science & Visualization
Python for Beginners

Engineering

Engineering and Society
Heat Transfer
Microprocessor and IoT
Power Electronics I
Project Management

Korean Language/Studies

Korean Language 1
Korean Language 2
Korean Language 3
Korean Studies
Korean Food and Culture
Korean History & Culture
The Rise of the Korean Wave

Social Science

Consumer Psychology
Introduction to Criminology
Introduction to Psychology

Eligibility

Eligibility

  • 2.5 GPA. Students with a slightly lower GPA should contact TEAN and may be admitted on a case-by-case basis.
  • Enrolled at a two- or four-year institution at the time of participation.
  • High school students and recent high school graduates may be admitted on a case-by-case basis.

Dates, Fees & Inclusions

Application Deadline

TEAN has a rolling admissions process. Late applications may be considered. Contact TEAN if the application deadline has passed.


Korea University Program Dates 2020/2021

Application Deadline Nov 1
Extended Deadline Nov 10
Program Starts Dec 28
Program Ends Jan 15

Hanyang University Program Dates 2020/2021

Application Deadline Nov 30
Program Starts Jan 4
Program Ends Jan 15

Program Fees 2020/2021

$1,550


What’s Included

  • Full tuition (3-6 credits)
  • Cultural events with TEAN and host university
  • University and course selection advice
  • Official academic transcripts from host institution
  • Academic advising
  • A truly one of a kind adventure!

What’s Not Included

You will be responsible for ensuring you have what you need to study remotely, such as a computer and reliable internet access.

Scholarships

TEAN Sequel Grant

If you have already been abroad on a TEAN program, you can receive our TEAN Sequel Grant for $350 on this program. Those who complete the Korea Remote Winter Term also qualify for this discount for a future study or internship abroad program. Visit our scholarships page for details!

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