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MA International Studies (International Development and Cooperation)

MA International Studies (International Development and Cooperation)

This two-year program deals with relevant issues in international development. Students will explore various aspects of interactions among states, international organizations, and individuals in reducing poverty and providing sustainable development. The offered courses include Multilateral and Regional Cooperation for Economic Development, International Development Organizations, Water & Development in East Asia, and Sustainable Development & International Development.

Academic Requirements (Admitted students from 2016 ~ )

Section Title Credit
CORE compulsory
Courses
-Research Methods
-Thesis Research(3rd-semester)
3
3
Sub-Total 6
Core Elective  
Courses
-International Business
-International Economics
-World Politics
-Introduction to International Development and Cooperation
(Choose Any Three Courses from Core elective courses)
3
3
3
3
Sub-Total 9
Major Electives select your track and take 5 courses in your track:International Commerce 15
Area Studies Take two courses from Area Studies 6
General Electives 3 credits in any major at GSIS including below:
- Internship (3,6,9 credits according to working periods)
- Summer Seminar (2 credits)
- 6 credits from other domestic GSIS or KU General Graduate School
3
Total 39

 

Academic Requirements (~Admitted students before 2016 )

Section Title Credit
CORE compulsory
Courses
(Core Compulsory)
-Research Methods
-Thesis Research I (3rd-semester)
-Thesis Research II (4th-semester)
-International Business
-International Economics
-World Politics
-Colloquium on Int’l Relations

3
3
3
3
3
3
2
Sub-Total 20
Major Electives select your track and take 5 courses in your track:International Development
and Cooperation.
15
Area Studies Take two courses from Area Studies. 6
General Electives 9 credits in any major at GSIS including below:
- Internship (3,6,9 credits according to working periods)
- Summer Seminar (2 credits)
- Max 6 credits from other domestic GSIS or KU General Graduate School
9
Total 50

Course Offerings in International Development and Cooperation

Code Course
IDC110
IDC111
IDC112
IDC113
IDC114
IDC115
IDC116
IDC117
IDC118
IDC119
IDC120
IDC121
IDC199
IDC210
IDC211
IDC212
IDC215
IDC290
IDC291
IDC292
IDC293
IDC294
IDC310
IDC311
IDC312
IDC315
IDC316
IDC317
IDC390
IDC391
IDC410
IDC411
IDC412
IDC415
IDC416
IDC510
IDC511
IDC512
IDC513
IDC514
IDC515
IDC516
IDC517
IDC518
IDC519
IDC520
IAS117
IAS118
IAS119
IAS410
IAS416
IAS417
IAS418
IAS419
IAS611
IAS612
IAS710
IAS711
IIC112
IIC217
IIC220
IIC410
IIC415
IIC416
IIC417
IKS211
IKS212
IKS215
IKS216
IKS219
IKS320
IKS410
IPS110
IPS116
IPS117
IPS118
IPS120
IPS210
IPS213
IPS215
IPS311
IPS315
IPS316
IPS410
IPS411
IPS415
IPS416
INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE: INSTITUTIONS AND POLICIES
SPECIAL TOPICS IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND COOPERATION I
SPECIAL TOPTICS IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND COOPERATION II
SPECIAL TOPICS IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND COOPERATION III
SPECIAL TOPICS IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND COOPERATION IV
INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
CASE ANALYSES OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
SEMINAR ON GLOBAL GOVERNANCE
COMPARATIVE SOCIETIES
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
NGOS AND GLOBAL CIVIL SOCIETY
DYNAMICS OF GLOBALIZATION
CITY PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT
POLITICAL ECONOMY ON ENERGY
SPECIAL TOPICS IN ENERGY I
SPECIAL TOPICS IN ENERGY II
RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT
URBAN DEVELOPMENT
TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT
PUBLIC FINANCE AND BUDGETING
PUBLIC POLICY AND ORGANIZATION
CORRUPTION IN DEVELOPING WORLD
SPECIAL TOPICS IN HUMAN RIGHTS I
SPECIAL TOPICS IN HUMAN RIGHTS II
HUMAN RIGHTS IN GLOBAL AND REGIONAL CONTEXT
INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS ORGANIZATIONS
DEMOCRACY AND HUMAN RIGHTS
MUNICIPAL ADMINISTRATION
E-GOVERNMENT
LAW AND POLICY ON GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT AND RESOURCES
SPECIAL TOPICS IN GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT I
SPECIAL TOPICS IN GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT II
LAW AND POLITICS OF CLIMATE CHANGE
SEMINAR ON TRADE AND ENVIRONMENT
MULTILATERAL AND REGIONAL COOPERATION FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
ECONOMIC GROWTH, DEVELOPMENT & GLOBALIZATION
INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATIONS
INTRODUCTION TO INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM AND PROJECT
MNCS IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT FIELD RESEARCH DESIGN
SPECIAL TOPICS IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT I
SPECIAL TOPICS IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT II
PLANNING FOR UNCERTAINTY AND RISK
ENVIRONMENT AND DEVELOPMENT OF EAST ASIA
KOREA & APEC
ASEAN AND SOUTHEAST ASIA
THE CHINESE ECONOMY
CHINESE FOREIGN POLICY
THE CHINESE POLITICS
CHINESE POLITICAL ECONOMY
ENVIRONMENT AND DEVELOPMENT IN CHINA
SOUTHEAST ASIAN ECONOMY
POLITICS OF SOUTHEAST ASIA
UNDERSTANDING AFRICA
AFRICAN ECONOMY
GLOBAL LEADERSHIP
MNCS AND FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT
OVERSEAS INVESTMENT & INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC COOPERATION
THEORY AND PRACTICES OF ECONOMIC INTEGRATION
INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC ORGANIZATIONS
INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC LAW
CASE STUDIES IN INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC COOPERATION
SPECIAL TOPICS IN KOREAN ECONOMY I
SPECIAL TOPICS IN KOREAN ECONOMY II
INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL ECONOMY OF KOREA
INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION OF KOREA
FOREIGN TRADE AND INVESTMENT OF KOREA
SOCIAL CHANGE IN KOREA
THE KOREAN LEGAL SYSTEM
NATIONAL COMPETITIVENESS SEMINAR
SEMINAR IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
ISSUES IN WORLD POLITICS
INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL ECONOMY
GLOBALIZATION AND GLOBAL ISSUES
GAME THEORY
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE DIPLOMACY
PEACE-BUILDING AND PEACE-KEEPING
INTERNATIONAL CONFLICT ANALYSIS AND MANAGEMENT
HUMAN SECURITY
FUTURE OF WAR
INTERNATIONAL LAW
CASE STUDIES IN INTERNATIONAL LAW
NORTH-SOUTH KOREA RELATIONS
COMPARATIVE FOREIGN POLICY