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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
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