The Department of International studies
The mission of International Studies is to educate and train the students to become international and global specialists who will play a leading role in the era of globalization with a global perspective and necessary skills in order to pursue careers in such fields as international organizations, global corporations, mass media, NGOs, and the public sector. To achieve this goal, the Department provides a truly inter-and trans-disciplinary curriculum involving international relations, international economics, global business, East Asian area studies, and international development cooperation. It also provides those who want to pursue an intensive major in one of those constituting disciplines with an option to choose one of five major tracks for their graduation. All the major courses in the Department are taught only in English.
Core and Required CoursesIntroduction to Political Science, Introduction to International Relations, Introduction to Economics I & II, Statistics for Social Sciences, Major Issues in International Studies
Selective CoursesInternational Relation Track International Political Economy, International Conflict and Resolution, International Organization, International Negotiations, International Security, International Terrorism, Understanding International Law, Understanding Foreign Policies, etc.
FacultyThere are about thirty faculty members. All of them are composed of experts who majored in each track, and are committed to the academic achievement and satisfaction of the students.