Global Studies in Education: South Korea

Auburn UniversityAvailable in SummerCulture (American & Intl)EducationLeadership SkillsSocial Services

Contact Information
Jung Won Hur


Program Description


Global Studies in Education – South Korea is a College of Education outreach/study abroad program sponsored by Korean automotive companies located in eastern Alabama, Auburn City Schools, and Auburn University.  The program objectives are to help teachers and administrators in Alabama:

  • increase knowledge of Korean culture and Korean educational systems;
  • promote appreciation of diversity and global education; and
  • develop skills and knowledge to teach Korean culture and the value of diversity to students.


The program includes five-day pre-departure meetings in the spring and a 10-day trip to South Korea in the summer.

Last Updated: April 22, 2022