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Bachelor of Arts

Come to understand different ways of thinking about and appreciating Korea's diverse history and rich cultural traditions.

You'll complete Korean language speaking and writing courses, and learn about Korean culture, including  films, TV, internet culture and music.

Many students also study courses in fields where their major in Korean can a prove a future career asset, like business, education and tourism.


1 in Queensland for modern languages

QS World University Rankings 2024

Watch Studying Korean at UQ on YouTube.

Career possibilities

Our programs prepare you for your first job and beyond. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Language teacher
  • Interpreter
  • International business translator/interpreter
  • Travel consultant
  • Sales representative

How you'll learn

Your learning experiences are designed to best suit the learning outcomes of the courses you choose.

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials
  • Online study
  • Overseas study

What you'll study

At UQ, subjects are called 'courses'. Here's a sample of the courses you could study:

  • Spoken Korean IA
  • Written Korean IA
  • Korean Popular Culture: Korean wave
  • Contemporary Korean Film and TV Drama Review

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