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Study Abroad/JYA at SOAS

Japan and Korea

Most courses that run across the full year are available to all visiting students - whether at SOAS for the full year, term 1 only or terms 2&3 only. However, full year language courses are not open to students at a beginner's level if they start in term 2.
Undergraduate Courses
Course TitleCourse CodeOther information
1990's South Korean Cinema: A Critical Survey155 901 401 
Advanced Composition in Korean155 900 725Not running in 2013/14
Advanced Practical Japanese155 901 285 
Advanced Readings in Modern Korean155 900 968 
Aspects Of Japanese Culture 1155 901 199 
Aspects Of Japanese Culture 2155 901 200 
Basic Japanese 1155 900 874 
Basic Japanese 2155 900 875 
Basic Korean 1155 901 399 
Basic Korean 2155 901 404 
Composition In Korean155 900 722 
Culture And Society In Twentieth Century Korea155 900 809 
Higher Intermediate Readings in Korean155 901 392 
History And Culture Of Korea To The Late 19th Century155 901 263 
History And Structure Of The Korean Language155 901 272 
Intermediate Japanese 1155 901 345 
Intermediate Japanese 2155 901 346 
Intermediate Japanese 3155 901 255 
Intermediate Korean155 900 843 
Introduction To Mixed Script Korean155 900 844 
Introduction To Pre-Modern Japanese Language155 901 294 
Introduction To The Study Of Language Learning 1155 901 197 
Introduction To The Study of Language Learning 2155 901 198Not running in 2013/14
Issues In Post-War Japanese Society 1155 901 329 
Issues In Post-War Japanese Society 2155 901 330 
JIV(B)I Readings in Japanese History155 900 881 
JIV(B)II Readings in Japanese Intellectual History155 900 882 
Japanese Cinema: A Critical Survey155 901 181 
Korean Conversation155 900 915 
Korean-English-Korean Translation155 901 276Not suitable for native Korean speakers
Literary Traditions and Culture of Korea155 901 389 
Memory and Militarism on Japanese TV155 901 378 
Readings in Korean Literature155 901 385 
Readings In Modern Japanese Literature155 901 273 
Readings In Pre-Modern Japanese Literature155 901 284 
Survey Of Modern Japanese Literature In Translation155 901 214half unit, taught across the full year; only open to full year students
Survey Of Premodern Japanese Literature In Translation155 901 213 
The Other Korea: North Korea Since 1945155 901 356 
The Structure Of Japanese 1155 900 747 
The Structure of Japanese 2155 900 748 
Trajectories of Modernity in 20th Century Korean Literature155 901 390 
Postgraduate Courses

For a full list of postgraduate courses in the department of Japan and Korea please see here.

Dissertations, independent study projects and extended essays are not suitable for associate students.