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The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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MEAS1025 The Intertwined Histories of North and South Korea 4 ECTS
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Intermediate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
East Asian Studies Minor
Department of Philosophy, Contemp.History and Political Sc.

Learning outcomes

The course provides tools for understanding the complex relationship of the two Koreas, paying attention to political, economic and socio-cultural developments.

General description

Since the separation of North and South Korea in 1948, the two countries have developed in different directions with only limited mutual interaction. Regardless of that, the two states have affected each other's policies, economies, and socio-cultural developments, both directly and indirectly. The course looks at the key questions of the contemporary history and society of the two Koreas, paying special attention to their complex relationship.

Teacher responsible

Antti Leppänen

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8-Sep-2015 – 24-Nov-2015
Lectures 24 h
Autumn 2015
Tue 8-Sep-2015 - 24-Nov-2015 weekly at 16.15-18.00, CEAS

Evaluation criteria

Lecture course with reading and writing assignments and final essay.