2024 DISS Course Schedule

Session Time Course Title Field
Session 1
(June 24 – July 5, 2024)
09:00-12:30 Korean Cinema Plus: Remakes, Revenge, Rebellion Film/Media
Lead Better: Leadership Skills Workshop in 1:1 Management Business
Music of Korea : from Traditional music to K-pop Korean/Culture
Korean Language and Culture (Basic) Korean/Culture
14:30-18:00 Korean Dystopian Content: From Parasite to Squid Game Film/Media
Design Thinking Meets the Real Business World (Global Capstone Design) Business/Engineering
Korean Language and Culture (Intermediate) Korean/Culture
Session 2
(July 8 – July 19, 2024)
09:00-12:30 Buddhism and Buddhist Practices Buddhism
Comparative Criminal Justice System and Practices: Korea and USA Criminal Justice/Law
Korean Popular Culture; Society & Media Film/Media
Korean Language and Culture (Basic) Korean/Culture
14:30-18:00 Comparative Studies on World Cinema Film/Media
Cultivating Healthy Mind and Body with Meditation Buddhism
Korean Language and Culture (Intermediate) Korean/Culture

Courses at a glance by field

Film and Media ▼
Korean Language and Culture ▼
Business and Engineering ▼
Buddhism and Meditation ▼
Criminal Justice & Law ▼

Evaluation & Credit Transfer

· Evaluation Policy (based on absolute evaluation)

Grading is based on attendance, class discussion, homework and examination. According to the a regulation, Dongguk University requires a minimum of 80% attendance to receive academic credit. Students are evaluated by ‘PASS’ or ‘FAIL’ (However, a letter grade will be conferred as well upon request)

· Grading Scale
Grade A+ A0 B+ B0 C+ C0 D+ D0 F P
Mark 4.5 4.0 3.5 3.0 2.5 2.0 1.5 1.0 0  
· Attendance Policy
  • Absence more than 1/5 = F
  • 3 times lateness = 1 absence

· Credit Transfer

Students in other colleges and universities may transfer credits according to the regulations of their home institutions. Please consult with the appropriate academic authorities or academic advisors to check whether a specific course in Dongguk International Summer School may be applied toward academic major or distribution requirements.