Department of Korean and Korean Literature

College of Humanities

Department of
Korean Language and Literature

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    Department of Korean Language and Literature, Andong National University, (Songcheon-dong) 1375 Gyeongdong-ro, Andong-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, KOREA

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Introduction of Department

The mission of the Department of Korean Language and Literature is to teach all knowledge relating to Korean language and literature in a step-by-step method to students who can in the future contribute to Korean culture and who can promote national culture and encourage further development of the culture. To that end the department is divided into two separate majors, Korean Language and Literature (ancient and modern), allocating the subjects evenly to each major: also, more classes in these majors have been provided for students to concentrate on specific aspects of the major they find of interest.


Position Name Academic area E-mail Telephone
Professor Seo, Boweol Korean Phonology +82-54-820-5353
Professor Sohn, Byunghee Mordern Korean Poetry +82-54-820-5358
Professor Lee, Hwajin Mordern Korean novel +82-54-820-5356
Professor Kim, Yongha Korean grammatical theory +82-54-820-5355
Professor Kim, Yunhee Classical Literature +82-54-820-5354
Professor Shin, Horim Classical Literature +82-54-820-5352