College of Humanities and Social Sciences
In the age of converged science, the College of Humanities and Social Sciences aims to cultivate talents capable of contributing to the development of society by making a comprehensive analysis on various social phenomena appeared in the age of scientific technology as well as playing an important role that provides contents and cultural descriptions, and is educating students to perform a professional role in various humanities and social fields after graduation by acquiring knowledge and skills of humanities and social field, and developing ability to read various social and cultural phenomena critically and write new description creatively based on the foregoing.
Aiming for globalization, the School of Global Language and Literature is concentrating on cultivation of open, creative and practical professionals enjoying humanities deeply as well as having a good command of English, Chinese and Korean language on the basis of independent understanding of language and culture. In addition, the school produces capable leaders who will lead the era of globalization with a sense of social responsibility as well as extensive knowledge of humanities. Students are to grow as practical professionals demanded for the era of internalization ㆍ information by developing logic and refined language ability and literary sensibility according to the programs.
The Major of English Language and Literature aims to foster truly professionals and intellectual individuals by cultivating creative and critical thinking skills and promoting professional knowledge of English Language and Literature and English linguistics based on the ability of English, an international official language. For cultivating extensive learning of overall aspects of historical, theatrical and systematic consideration of English, and literature, culture and tradition of the English-speaking world, subjects of the major is divided largely into English linguistics, English literature and Practical English.
Entering the era of internalization, the Major of Business English sets its goal in developing language ability to have a good command of English, the world’s official language, and producing talents capable of displaying job performance ability as a professional through translation ability based on English writing ability and practical education related to the foregoing.
Aiming at cultivating China specialists, the Major of Chinese adds the depth to learning by inviting professors from famous universities in China every year, and carries out language training through credit exchange with sister universities
As a field that learns Korean literature and language aiming for globalization, the Major of Korean Language and Literature cultivates specialists of Korean literature and produces outstanding individuals in various fields. Graduates can advance to press media such as newspaper, broadcasting, publishing etc., planning, advertising and education department of companies, and are also able to play as writers through professional writing activity, or can be engaged in jobs related to Korean language education through classes related to Korean language.
- School of Public Administration is in the center of social science, and its social scope is varied as a practical science with high social demand.
- School of Public Administration is composed of the Department of Public Administration and Department of Public Management Information System.
- School of Public Administration fosters competent talents capable of contributing to public and private sectors, so students can play a professional role in public institutions and various private institutions such as public official and public corporation after graduation.
Department of Public Administration sets its educational objectives in cultivating competent talents capable of serving for improvement of the conditions of human life by enabling students majoring in science of public administration to play a pivotal role for the state and society by developing ability to understand and practice extensive and complicated administrative phenomena and governmental role in a systematic way. And educational policy of the Department of Public Administration is to develop rational and creative ability to solve social problems and develop state and society effectively based on the scientific knowledge, and let students develop ability capable of analyzing society from various angles by acquiring extensive knowledge of related studies such as law, political science, economics, sociology etc. After graduation, students can get a job in administrative position in various companies such as bank teller, police officer, journalist and civic group, civilian personnel in the military service, law offices and public corporation as well as national public official and local public official, and go to graduate schools.
Students majoring in public management information system can systemize basic knowledge for an administrative officer by acquiring theories on the overall fields such as introduction to science of public administration, financial administration, policy science, municipal and local administration, personal administration, organization theory, management science etc. The Major of Public Management Information System enables students to learn ability to perform computer-based administrative work by acquiring basic and applied knowledge of computer, programming, information system, design and administrative control skills.
School of Business, Trade & Social Welfare is a school composed of Major of Business Administration, Major of Business Convergence Management, Major of International Business & Commerce, Major of Social Welfare that are leading and representative majors in humanities and social field. The school cultivates talents with qualification and capability capable of coping the most actively and actually with the rapidly changing society. Teaching students to have basic academic grounding and practical ability by its curriculum specialized in various fields, the school aims to cultivate leaders contributing to the development of state and happiness of society with creativity, application ability and service spirit.
Enabling students to receive extensive basic education on the general principles of management with scientific management skills, the Major of Business Administration aims to cultivate truly a competent manager ultimately by training students as a Generalist and Specialist in the field of management through basic theory on each functional area of management such as personnel, production, marketing, finance, accounting, management information, international management, decision-making etc., and through the learning of application method.
It is the time when a specialist is necessary for management. After learning ‘Basic Business Administration’, students majoring in Business Convergence Management can receive specialist education by the track as they please. Tracks include (1) Online Marketing, (2) Entertainment Management, (3) Sports Management, (4) Accounting Consulting Specialist and (5) IT Management. Each student can study more than two tracks. Major of Business Convergence Management provides education that the latest trend is reflected for enabling students to grow as a specialist for getting a job and starting a business in each field.
The Major aims to cultivate global specialists well-versed in the theory and practice of international business & commerce. To cultivate Generalizing Specialists capable of coping actively with global management environment, the Major enables students to develop practical ability as Generalizing Specialists by specializing international business & commerce, international marketing, e-business, practice of trade and foreign language education.
Aiming to solve all social problems in modern society and realize a welfare society where everyone enjoys a living worthy of human dignity, Major of Social Welfare intends to cultivate manpower specialized in social welfare with expertize and ability on the theory and practice of social welfare.
School of Sports is divided into the Major of Sports & Health Care and Major of Sport Industry. Major of Sports & Health Care is the domain of knowledge combining theory and practice of human movement, that is to say the medical science related to exercise, training, nutrition, rehabilitation, treatment and damage, which plays an important role in pursuing demand of exercise and healthy society. Major of Sport Industry is the domain of knowledge that learns development, manufacture, production, distribution and consumption of goods named sports, which enables students to acquire theoretical and practical experience capable of marketing and managing goods or products derived from sports. Like this, School of Sports has something in common in the way that it is carried by sports, but differs in the way that it aims natural science and humanities and social sciences in detail.
Medical effect of exercise has been proven in terms of prevention and treatment, and exercise is being emphasized at the state level for improvement of the quality of life and promotion of health for people. Accordingly, demand for 「exercise specialists」 with specialty in the field of sports science / health care / health and medical treatment has increased greatly in sports centers as well as community health center, National Health Insurance Corporation, clinics and hospitals. For example, sports medicine centers are built in medical doctors’ private hospitals and large hospitals, and opening of clinics related to the department such as health exercise, obesity, diabetes, rehabilitation clinic is creating a boom in the society, and demand for scientific exercise methods (exercise prescription) for health promotion has also increased continuously these days, so our department has high possibility of development and bright employment prospect as a field of new study corresponding to sports science/health care/health and medical treatment.
Today, the domain of sport industry is being extended to infinity. Sports industry, the core of a higher value-added business in the 21st century is a field converged with ICT, tourism, management, media, design, performance etc., and demand for manpower is growing rapidly as the scale is being expanded based on continuous growth. Educational objectives of the Major of Sport Industry are to acquire basic academic research of sports phenomena, and theory, practice and hands-on work on sports industry, and cultivate professional manpower as creative leaders. Considering increased national concern over sports industry such as expanded popularity of professional sports, vitalization of outdoor sports, multinationalization of sports goods, opening of sports marketing, growth of corporate sponsorship, expansion of agency market etc., employment prospect is also bright. Especially, Major of Sport Industry has the merit of providing various supports and benefits to students as the major is receiving financial aid from the state in the field of ‘Specialization in sports tourism’.
This course offers four main areas of study: the piano, vocal music, wind instruments, and string instruments. Students will improve their performing ability through personal training and instruction, and in doing so, will enhance their potential to become professional musicians and music educators.
Study of aerial service is caring to nurture talents with service mindset for overall hospitality business, international sensibility and communication skills, equipped with expertise on aviation industry and global mindset and thinking capability.
Aiming at cultivating ‘the world’s best pilot’, the Department of Flight Operation is an institution that trains excellent pilots who state needs. As one and only educational institution among national universities, the path to become a fighter pilot is certainly guaranteed as ROTC for the air force is also installed. Flight Operation is an excellent department boasting off 100% pass in the written test for selecting scholarship students of the air force for 3 consecutive years, and reliable support from the government that enables students to achieve dream of becoming a pilot with inexpensive tuition fees and expenses of less than 50% comparing to private universities is the best benefit of the Flight Operation of KNUT, which will enable cultivation of the world’s best pilots. Students who want to become the world’s best pilot are encouraged to apply for the department.
Dept. of Early Childhood Education fosters teacher who loves, respects and communicates with infants, passionate and creative teacher coping actively with rapidly-changing society, practicing teacher who searches for new theory and practice and harmonious infant teacher who are cooperative with local communities.