SNU GNW mar2015

Seoul National University Business School

March 16-20, 2015

City: Seoul, South Korea

Topic & Description:

Globalization in an Emerging Economy : The Case of South Korea

This course gives an overview of current status of Korea Business Environments, including an introduction to the Korean emerging economy, history culture and representative Korean enterprises such as Samsung Electronics and Hyundai Motors. Lectures and seminars on a wide range of functional areas peculiarities of globalization issues in Korea. The course content is comprised of lectures, presentations and discussions led by Seoul National University faculty experts; visits to companies; faculty debriefing on visits and speakers; final project; and local cultural events.

Tentative program overview


Faculty:  Prof. Sangkyu Rho (MBA Associate Dean)

Company visits:  Though still tentative, the program includes visit to the headquarters of Samsung Electronics, Hyundai Motor Company, and LG Corporation, among others. Students will also have opportunities to hear from and interact with the executives at these firms. 

Other elements: Cultural Programs (Making Kimchi or Makgulli) and City Tour