The primary focus of the Department of English Language Education
at Seoul National University is to cultivate leaders and experts
in the field of English education.
The courses in the program are based on major academic
achievements in the studies of English Language, English
Literature and English Education.
In the undergraduate program, junior students familiarize
themselves with the basic theories of English language
and the preliminary frameworks in English literature; senior
students focus on advancing towards a professional level, and
investigate the ways in which they can apply theoretical works
and methodologies to the educational arena.
In the light of the quality and the content of the curriculum of the
department, the program is considered most appropriate for those
who are interested in exploring all areas of linguistics, literature and
who are equipped with the fundamentals of prospective educationalists.
The successful graduates of English Education will assume their roles as teachers and leaders
who actively participate in the field of English education. Those who are passionate in pursuing their intellectual goals as
professionals can apply for graduate courses and further their academic career in the areas of English language, English
literature and English education as researchers and specialists in the fields.