Career Strategy Fellowships Study Abroad Summer Session

Yonsei: Korean Language Institute

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Yonsei University: Seoul, South Korea

Program Highlights

In the oldest Korean language program running, Yonsei provides large classes with heavy emphasis on rote learning. Offers a wide range of topically-focused courses at the advanced levels.

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Language Levels

2nd year through advanced

Terms Offered

Summer, Fall, Spring, Academic Year

* Yonsei is on a quarterly calendar. Summer: late-June to early September (can conflict with Yale's fall semester start date); Fall: late-September to early-December;  Winter: mid-January to late-March; Spring: early-April to mid-June

Additional Information

A proposal that would require early departure from a program, necessitated by the beginning of the next term at Yale, requires consultation with a Light Fellowship staff member.

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The Korean phrase산넘어산 (Mountain after mountain) perfectly describes my first term at Yonsei Korean Language Institute. Living abroad has indeed proved to be a series of challenges to overcome; each trial, however, added to the worthwhileness of my experience."

Noah Cho
Yonsei: Korean Language Institute
Fall, 2016