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Graduation Requirements

DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY

Degree Requirements

  1. Total required credits : 130 credits and above completed (For more details about General Education and completion of Majors, refer to Curriculum table) and amass a GPA (grade point average) of 1.75 or above. (You must register for a minimum of 8 semesters.)
  2. Second Major : Credits for the second major other than the first major or for the advanced major of the first major completed

    ※ Common Graduation Requirements in KU :
    ∙Completion of the second major or an Intensive Major (not applicable to the case of undergraduate transfer.)
    ∙Certificate of official English Test(foreign language) (as of students who started college in 2000) ∙Completion of 5 English courses(Original, Foreign language) (3 courses for Undergraduate Transferred students) *It does not matter whether it is major or general education course. Both are acceptable.
    ∙For matriculants who are not Korean citizen, it is required to acquire KU Korean Language Course Level 4 and above or TOPIK Level 4 and above.
    ∙Certification of the comprehension of Chinese characters (including Undergraduate Transferred students)
    - Passing KU test of the understanding of Chinese Characters
    It is recognized as satisfying requirement for Chinese Certificate(Hanja) standard for KU in case of acquiring certifications below.
    - Official institutions for Chinese characters and literature recognized by KU


Sociology
Institution Title Level Remarks
Korea Institute of Life-long Education Evaluation Hanja proficiency level test Level 2 and above  
Corporation of Korea Hanja Education Research Institute Hanja proficiency level test Level 2 and above  
Korea Foreign Language Evaluation Institute. Corp. Practical Old Chinese Character Level Tes Level 2 and above  
Hanja Promotion Association Hanja proficiency level test Level 2 and above  
Hankuk Ah-moon Hwei Hanja proficiency level test Level 2 and above  
Institute of Korean Hanja and Hanmun Ability Development Hanja proficiency level test Level 2 and above  
The Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry Hanja proficiency level test Level 2 and above