International Cultures, Conflicts, and Languages


  • Introduction to Korean Culture and Language
    - 10/02/2019

  • Thirty Years After the Fall: Revisiting the Berlin Wall
    - 10/30/2019

  • Science of Sake and Umami—Encore!
    - 11/06/2019

Featured Course

This introductory course provides an overview of Korean culture, modern history, society, and language. We will explore major aspects of traditional and contemporary Korean culture, including food, music, religion, education, and lifestyles. Some significant political issues in Korea such as relations with the United States and between South Korea and North Korea will be briefly covered as well. You will learn basic Korean phrases, greetings, and numbers.