Course Description

Course Name

Korean Business & Management in the Global Context

Session: VSOS3221

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.


Course Description
This course aims at providing students with an in-depth understanding of the Korean
economy, Korean companies and the Korean market. The course contents consist of three
parts. First, an overview of the structure and specific features of the Korean economy will be
given. Second, the management and international business of Korean firms will be discussed.
Third, entry strategies for foreign firms on the Korean market will be introduced. The
participants of this course will work on these topics through class discussions, case studies,
written reports and group presentations.

Course Objectives

  • Introducing students to Korean business and management
  • Developing problem-solving skills regarding market entry in Korea
  • Developing communication and presentation skills in a classroom setup
A reading package will be made available to participants at the beginning of the semester.

*Course content subject to change