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Simmons GSLIS South Korea - Library Studies
Seoul, Korea, South (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Budget Sheets Summer
Program Description:


South Korea

Sponsoring College

Simmons College

Course Term

Summer 2014


Seoul, South Korea

Travel Dates

July 23-August 11, 2014


LIS 404: Principles of Management with Lisa Hussey (no longer Mary Wilkens Jordan)

LIS 475: Information Ethics with Lisa Hussey


for LIS404 -- tbd
for LIS475 -- tbd


This program is available to Simmons GSLIS students who have completed at least 12 GSLIS credits or
LIS students from an ALA-accredited program.

Program Description

It is strongly recommended that students only take one course to allow for the best possible experience of Seoul.

The course will be hosted by the LIS department at Yonsei University, the oldest and most prestigious LIS program in Korea.


Course Highlights

Take class with students from Yonsei University

Site visits to academic, public and national libraries

Excursions to national historic sites 

Program Price

$3200 (subject to change); A $500 deposit will be due by March 3, 2014. The remaining $2700 is due by April 2, 2014.

Price Includes


Airfare, housing at Yonsei University, ground transportation in Seoul, international health insurance. 

*Meals are NOT included.  *Tuition is charged separately.


Three graduate credits; six graduate credits if students choose to register for both courses.

Program Duration

Two weeks

Please Note


Local food may cause digestive adjustments.

Students should expect moderate walking on site visits.

For more information

Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
This program is currently not accepting applications.