Humanities and social science

    Department of Family and Consumer Sciences

    Gimhae Campus | Shinu Building (C-Wing) Room 424.
    Administrative Office 055-320-3240
    Fax 055-321-9550

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    1. By learning and discussing the fields of family science and consumer science deeper and wider, it fosters intellectuals who can educate and research with their own creativity.
    2. Through education and research of academics, experts with the ability and leadership to contribute to the development of the local community shall be trained.
    3. It trains competent experts who can actively cope with information and globalization in the 21st century..

    Department of Business Administration

    Gimhae Campus | Department of Business Administration No. 423 in D
    Administrative Office 055-320-3110
    Fax 055-335-3317

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    Established in 1992, the Department of Business Administration has opened doctoral program in 1998, and it is operating with the ability to adapt foreign languages and other cultures suitable for the globalized business environment. Seven three areas shall be established: "Personnel Organization", "Marketing", "Production Management", "Financial Management", "Accounting", "International Management and Strategy", and "Medical Management".

    Department of Economics

    Gimhae Campus | Tamjin Building (D-Wing) Room 401
    Administrative Office 055-320-3134

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    The Graduate School of Economics aims to train economic professionals needed by various institutions, including educational institutions, research institutes, and financial institutions. To this end, programs such as advanced economic theory, empirical analysis methodology, etc. are provided to analyze economic phenomena and related problems and to have creative thinking ability to present effective alternatives. In particular, by understanding the basic principles of the economy, evaluating, analyzing, and predicting economic phenomena and applying them to government economic policies and corporate strategies, we focus on fostering global economists who have the ability to understand and respond appropriately and efficiently. Therefore, research methods and extensive education on the economy of overseas regions are provided to identify the status quo of international trade and finance in various ways.

    Department of Education

    Gimhae Campus | Shinu Building (C-Wing) Room 333
    Administrative Office 055-320-4023

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    1. Cultivate educational experts who explore theory and methods of education and study educational phenomena
    2. Train leading educational leaders who acquire new educational knowledge and apply it to the field;

    Department of Korean Language and Literature

    Gimhae Campus | Tamjin Building (D-Wing) Room 539
    Administrative Office 055-320-3150

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    1. The Department of Korean Language and Literature aims to foster professionals with academic ability and humanistic culture based on Korean language and literature.
    2. The truth is revealed by dealing with theoretical and practical issues related to the Korean language.
    3. In-depth research throughout literary theory explores several phenomena and values related to modern literature.
    4. Understand classic works and writers, and promote the modern succession of tradition.

    Department of International Trade

    Gimhae Campus | Tamjin Building (D-Wing) Room 401, Room 402.
    Administrative Office 055-320-3118, 3134

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    Established in 1994, the trade department was renamed the Department of International Trade in 1999 and started offering master's and doctorate program in five majors: international economics, international finance, multinational corporation, international commerce, risk management and insurance. In line with the recent surge in demand for international trade studies, the curriculum is designed/opened and faithfully carried out. Along with the quantitative growth of international trade graduate schools, the government plans to establish a new curriculum to focus more on research capabilities in the future and enter the BK21+ project by attracting various research projects between graduate students and professors.

    Department of Law

    Gimhae Campus | Tamjin Building (D-Wing) Room 519.
    Administrative Office 055-320-3127
    Fax 055-324-9811

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    Education goals are to contribute to the development of a democratic country under the rule of law by fostering just and competent law researchers. To this end, student strives to improve his/her ability to present, explain, and communicate at the academic level, fully understand theories and practices of law as well as adjacent studies of methodology, philosophy, economics, politics, and sociology.

    Department of Health Administration

    Gimhae Campus | Tamjin Building (D-Wing) Room 307-2
    Administrative Office 055-320-3283
    Fax 055-335-8253

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    The Department of Health and Public Administration aims to foster excellent health administrative personnel who can live up to the Fourth Industrial Revolution, and focuses on learning health administration-related fields and acquiring theory and skills.

    Department of Social Welfare

    Gimhae Campus | Shinu Building (C-Wing) Room 236
    Administrative Office 055-320-3515
    Fax 055-321-0277

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    Based on the values of human love, professional research personnel shall be trained to have the expertise of social welfare and to contribute to the promotion of the welfare of the local community and the integration of the people. Specific educational goals for this purpose are as follows:

    1. Student-centered education: Maintain expertise and diversity in education contents in response to the needs of students who are consumers of education.
    2. Field-oriented education: Develop professional intervention skills in welfare issues through practice-oriented education.
    3. Regional-centered education: Education shall be provided to enhance the understanding and resolution of welfare issues in the local community.

    Department of Mass Communication

    Gimhae Campus | Shinu Building (C-Wing) Room 209
    Administrative Office 055-320-3526
    Fax 055-327-1695

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    Established in 1996 as the Department of Journalism at the School of Social Sciences, the department was renamed the Department of Media Communication from 2021 to encompass the rapidly expanding new media such as the Internet, mobile phone, SNS and YouTube. The graduate program was first established in 2005 and is largely divided into journalism, advertising and public relations, communication theory and policies, video production and theory.

    Graduates of this department are journalists, producers, public relations and advertising staff at major broadcasting stations in Busan, Ulsan, and Gyeongnam, as well as newspapers, large and small productions in Seoul and other regions, contributing to the formation and communication of public opinion nationwide and region.

    Department of History and Archeology

    역사고고학과

    Gimhae Campus | Tamjin Building (D-Wing) Room 537.
    Administrative Office 055-320-3318

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    The Department of History and Archaeology aims to systematically study history and archaeology to develop academic ability and cultivate humanistic talents. This department is divided into history and archaeology majors, which provide a deep understanding of the history of each era and field, and a deep understanding of each period and subject, as well as a systematic understanding of excavation sites and artifacts.
    The graduates of this school are active in various fields such as museums, city hall, and excavation institutions.

    Department of English Language and Literature

    Gimhae Campus | Tamjin Building (D-Wing) Room 439.
    Administrative Office 055-320-3158
    Fax 055-320-4051

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    1. Develop basic academic skills by systematically studying various texts in English literature majors.
    2. In the major of English studies, the main area of interest is selected and studied in depth while learning the linguistic system of English.
    3. In English and American literature majors, students choose the main field of interest and study in depth while reading English texts used in various genres and ages.
    4. Develop high-quality English skills according to the characteristics of each language and literature.
    5. Develop a wide range of humanistic skills suitable for the era of globalization while developing a deeper understanding of humans and nature.

    Department of Humanities

    Gimhae Campus | Tamjin Building, Room 539.
    Administrative Office 055-320-3500

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    1. Cultivate talent with extensive knowledge of Eastern and Western philosophy and ethics as well as practical skills.
    2. Cultivate talented people who can serve the local community based on a deep understanding of culture and art.
    3. Train professionals with the ability to use humanities as digital contents.

    Department of Political Science

    Gimhae Campus | Tamjin Building (D-Wing) Room 523-1
    Administrative Office 055-320-3441
    Fax 055-321-8343

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    The graduate course of the Department of Political Science and Diplomacy is based on the basic classes of the undergraduate department, and consists of lectures, seminars, and research classes. It focuses on developing individual research capabilities and provides a good opportunity to gain expertise in the field.
    The department is training talented people who can develop and carry out policies in politics, relationships and media, and professionals in international relations, and education and research related to international relations and local politics. In addition, we aim to develop the ability to collect and analyze information and foreign language skills in preparation for the globalization and localization era.

    Department of Statistics

    Gimhae Campus | Shinu Building (C-Wing) Room 311
    Administrative Office 055-320-3290
    Fax 055-320-3587

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    The Department of Statistics aims to train the training of statistical analysis professionals with the necessary data analysis methodologies, computer literacy and big data processing capabilities, and to interpret the results by collecting, refining and analyzing data, and to properly carry out statistical projects.

    Department of Special Education

    Gimhae Campus | Shinu Building (C-Wing) Room 333
    Administrative Office 055-320-3773

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    1. Through the exploration of special education theory and teaching methods, the department develops the qualities to scientifically explore and study the various needs and problems represented in special education sites.
    2. Specialists with practical qualifications and abilities to solve educational programs and evaluation-related tasks required by special schools/classes and special education-related fields shall be trained.

    Korean-Chinese Interpretation and Translation

    Gimhae Campus | Tamjin Building (D-Wing) Room 436.
    Administrative Office 055-320-3175
    Fax 055-320-4051

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    Korean-Chinese Interpretation Department was established in 2016 by expanding and reorganizing the previous Chinese literature departments to meet the rapid increase in social demand in various fields such as politics, economy, society, and education. Korean-Chinese Interpretation Department, which includes excellent faculty members who combine theory and practice in the field of translation between Korea and China, has various curricula for theory and practice of interpretation and translation. The Korea-China Interpretation and Translation Department is training international conference interpreters and professional translators based on their Korean and Chinese proficiency, and also contributes to the training of educators and researchers in Korean and Chinese.

    Department of Public Administration

    Gimhae Campus | Tanjin Building (D-Wing) Room 501
    Administrative Office 055-320-3142

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    Graduate courses in the Department of Public Administration train professionals with academic and practical skills to systematically and independently study various administrative and policy issues, and improve problem-solving and rational policy-making skills to cope with rapidly changing organizational environment. It also aims to improve effective organizational management and leadership skills for organizations in the public and private sectors.