20 Credits AUTUMN

Aims/Description: This unit explores some of the key debates and latest empirical developments in a specific field of research currently undertaken by a member of SEAS staff in Korean Studies. It enables students to understand how research questions are formulated and answered by exploring the member of staff's disciplinary focus, the range of theoretical approaches employed, and the various methodologies available in researching this field.

Staff Contact: Hugo Dobson
Teaching Methods: Seminars, Independent Study

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