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  • Tuition Fee:
  • Local: n/a
  • Foreign: $ 2.22k / 1 semester
  • Languages of instruction:
  • French, Korean
  • Deadline:
  • 二月

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    General education courses offered by the department include courses in elementary French and general introductions to French literature and society that provide students with a broad knowledge of France. Majors in French are at first required to train themselves in basic grammar, speaking and writing, before moving on to more specialized and advanced courses in French literature and language. Recently the department has actively sought to include Francophone culture and literature in the curriculum.

    Students may choose to participate in extracurricular activities within the department, which include: the departmental French drama club (Théâtre Fantastique), internet clubs, academic associations on subjects in the humanities and the social sciences, study groups, literary circles for writing and literary criticism (Les Mineurs), and other clubs for music, film and sports. Numerous symposiums are held for academic presentations. On such occasions as the "French Department Night," there are readings of original poetry and the staging of original plays and songs.

    Courses:

    • Laboratory Practice in French
    • Readings in French Culture
    • French Drama
    • French Grammar and Composition
    • Introduction to French Linguistics 1
    • Introduction to French Linguistics 2
    • 18th Century French Literature
    • Introduction to French Literature
    • 19th Century French Novel
    • 20th Century French Novel
    • French Grammar and Text
    • 19th Century French Literature
    • Analysis of Contemporary French Culture
    • French Literary Criticism and Cultural Theory
    • Advanced French Conversation
    • French Literature and Film
    • French Art Criticism
    • 20th Century French Poetry
    • Contemporary French Linguistics
    • Topics in French Linguistics
    • Topics in French Literature

    program_requirements

    1. Online application
    2. Either proof of Korean or English proficiency is required;     1) Korean Proficiency: TOPIK level 3 or higher     2) English Proficiency: TOEFL (PBT 550, CBT 213, iBT 80), TEPS 551, IELTS 5.5 or higher     3) Other official documents indicating proof of language proficiency (ie. SNU Korean Language Center Level 4 or higher)
    3. Personal Statement and Study Plan
    4. Letter of Recommendation
    5. Counselor Reference
    6. Official High School Transcript and Graduation Certificate
    7. A Copy of the Applicant’s Passport
    8. Certificate of Facts concerning the Entry and Exit
    9. Portfolio, Records of Achievement, etc.
    10. Agreement for Verification of Academic Record

    If you wish to apply for the scholarship program, please fill out the scholarship application form every semester. Application period:

    • During November(1st semester)
    • During May(2nd semester)

    New  Student (Merit scholarship)

    • Funding: Fully funded or partially funded (admission fee + tuition 10%)
    • Eligibility: New undergraduate student (Full fund – 2 by college (excluding science and engineering);

    Partial fund – selected within the 30% of the registered students)

    Current Student (Merit scholarship)

    • GPA requirement: Completed more than one semester; 3.6 GPA or higher (average of all semesters)
    • Funding: Fully funded
    • Eligibility: Undergraduate student (selected from the allotted pool)

    International Student Scholarship:

    • GPA requirement: 2.4 GPA or higher (average of the previous semester)
    • Funding: Tuition and fees (partial or fully funded)
    • Eligibility: International student in the government-funded (government-invited) scholarship, international

      student (self-funded), Korean student living overseas and studying in Korea (undergraduate and graduate course)

    SNU Foundation Scholarship:

    • GPA requirement: 2.7 GPA or higher (average of the previous semester)
    • Funding: Tuition and fees (partial or fully funded)
    • Feature: Scholarship funded by some 200 funds created by Seoul National University Foundation

    The following is the scholarship programs offered for undergraduate applicants. Students may apply for the programs before or during the admission application period. Applicants may find program details via this website http://en.snu.ac.kr/apply/info or supporting organizations.

    Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP)

    Eligibility

    • International applicants who wish to apply for 4-year undergraduate programs of SNU.
    • * Those who wish to study in the programs longer than 4 years – such as medicine, veterinary medicine, pharmacy, and architecture – cannot apply for this scholarship.

    Number of Recipients

    • Approximately 20~40 every year

    Subsidies

    • Full tuition fee: tuition exemption for 8 semesters
    • Living expenses: 800,000 KRW per month
    • Airfare: one economy round trip
    • Korean language training fee: one year
      * Korean language training is mandatory and when the student does not achieve TOPIK grade 3 within a year, she/he is not eligible to enter the degree program.
    • Others: medical insurance, settlement and returning expenses

    Application Period

    • September

    Selection Procedure

    • Applicants submit applications for this program to Korean embassies in their countries ⇒ the embassies make the first selection ⇒ the National Institute for International Education make the final selection

    Contact

    • SNU staff in charge: 82-2-880-6971, sck590@snu.ac.kr

    Reference

    • NIIED: http://www.studyinkorea.go.kr (English version) ⇒ GKS ⇒ Introduction to the projects ⇒ Korean Government Scholarship Program
    • 2016 KGSP Guideline Download

    Overseas Koreans Scholarship

    Eligibility

    • Overseas Korean students who wish to take undergraduate degrees at SNU

    Number of Recipients

    • Approximately 5 students

    Subsidies

    • Full tuition exemption for a maximum of 8 semesters
    • Living expenses: 800,000 KRW per month
    • Airfare for one economy round trip
    • Korean language training fee: fee exemption at the Language Education Institute for 8 months
    • Medical insurance fees

    Application Period

    • March

    Selection Procedure

    • Applicants submit applications to Korean embassies in their countries ⇒ the embassies make the first selection ⇒ the Overseas Koreans Foundation make the second selection

    Contacts

    • SNU staff in charge: 82-2-880-2519, intlscholarship@snu.ac.kr
    • Overseas Koreans Foundation: 82-2-3415-0174, ljh@okf.or.kr
      * The latest announcement on this scholarship can be found only via the foundation’s website.

    Reference

    • Overseas Koreans Foundation: http://scholarship.korean.net (Korean)
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