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Comparative Culture (Interdisciplinary)

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Code Course Title Credit Learning Time Division Degree Grade Note Language Availability
CCS5020 Psychoanalysis and Cultural Studies 3 6 Major Master/Doctor 1-4 - No
In this course we study the theory of Psychoanalysis and related cultural studies. We expect students will expand the range of thought to Psychoanalysis and culture.
CCS5026 Studies on Issues in Modern Culture 3 6 Major Master/Doctor 1-4 Korean Yes
n this course we study Issues of Modern Culture. We expect students will expand the range of thought to the Issues of Modern Culture.
CCS5030 Studies on Cultural Studies and Mass Cultures 3 6 Major Master/Doctor Korean Yes
This course aims to enhance analytical skills to popular music, film, and popular cultural phenomena through the systematic study of the methodology of cultural research. After we theoretical deepen, we will conduct concrete analysis on the main phenomena of contemporary pop culture in the emergence of popular society and cultural studies.
CCS5031 Seminar on Media Art and Culture 3 6 Major Master/Doctor Korean Yes
This course is a seminar that examines the history and present of various media arts and finds themes of cultural studies’ issues. It is a course that promotes understanding of media art in general including film, photography, cartoon, animation, and drama, but in some cases, a specific genre can be intensively reviewed. Students study media theory and examine various pathways to find individual topics in cultural studies.
CCS5032 contemporary marxism and cultural studies 3 6 Major Master/Doctor Korean Yes
This course aims to widely explore the horizon of contemporary Marxism, which has expanded, after Marx, the domain of thought into the culture.
CCS5033 World Film Comparative Research Seminar 3 6 Major Master/Doctor Korean Yes
This course is set up in two stages. First, the first stage of the course is to analyze important films and trends that have led the flow of world cinema from the birth of cinema to the present day. You will understand the stage of development of cinema by checking the important trajectory of the film after its birth and understanding the film in relation to art. This process will be a process to find an answer to the fundamental question of what is a film by examining the history of cinema as an art. In the second stage, we will analyze major films from around the world, understand the culture of each region projected in the film, and check the methods of films that each country understands. Understanding the world's films not only diachronic but also synchronic will not only understand the art of cinema, but will also enhance the understanding of the world's local culture.
CCS5034 Seminar on Translation and Cultural Studies 3 6 Major Master/Doctor Korean Yes
This course is a seminar that examines specific themes of comparative cultural studies through research on translation theory and translation cases. It seeks a deep understanding of issues such as translation and rhetoric, translation and politics, translation and (post)colonialism, and translation and cultural studies itself. We also attempt empirical research through text analysis.
CCS5035 Seminar on Literature and Philosophy 3 6 Major Master/Doctor Korean Yes
Literary studies, especially critical theory, is closely related to modern philosophy, and modern philosophy has also progressed through literary criticism as a medium. In this seminar, philosophical interpretations of literary works are reviewed, and a new understanding of literature is promoted through major trends in modern philosophy.
CCS5036 Seminar on City Space and modernity 3 6 Major Master/Doctor - No
The urban experience is the fundamental experience of modern civilization. This course examines cultural phenomena and the composition of subjects unfolding in each space of the city from the perspective of modernity. We read various theoretical texts and empirical materials on urban experience and analyze cultural phenomena found in concrete case.
CCS5037 seminar on cross-cultural thoughts 3 6 Major Master/Doctor Korean Yes
This course aims to acquire the ability to improve cultural studies by grasping the kernel of contemporary philosophical thought that forms the basis of cross-cultural studies.
CEK5109 Studies in Theories of Mountain and River Art of the East 3 6 Major Master/Doctor 1-4 Confucian Studies, Eastern Philosophy and Korean Philosophy - No
In Oriental landscapes, especially Chinese ones, ideal origin was built in YuiJinNamBuk philosophy and was development in earnest began based on high-power eye of aesthetic in Tang dynasty. Succeeded Song's paintings in the literary artist's style, it was equipped with a system. As oriental Landscapes is one category of mainstream of Oriental aesthetic of paintings, theory of Oriental Landscapes should be studied with a process of beginning and development.
CHI5030 Studies on Tang, Song Prose 3 6 Major Master/Doctor 1-4 Chinese Language and Literature - No
We study the main prose of Tang era and examine the mind of reflected in the prose.
CHS7002 Machine Learning and Deep Learning 3 6 Major Bachelor/Master/Doctor Challenge Semester - No
This course covers the basic machine learning algorithms and practices. The algorithms in the lectures include linear classification, linear regression, decision trees, support vector machines, multilayer perceptrons, and convolutional neural networks, and related python pratices are also provided. It is expected for students to have basic knowledge on calculus, linear algebra, probability and statistics, and python literacy.
CHS7003 Artificial Intelligence Application 3 6 Major Bachelor/Master/Doctor Challenge Semester - No
Cs231n, an open course at Stanford University, is one of the most popular open courses on image recognition and deep learning. This class uses the MOOC content which is cs231n of Stanford University with a flipped class way.  This class requires basic undergraduate knowledge of mathematics (linear algebra, calculus, probability/statistics) and basic Python-based coding skills. The specific progress and activities of the class are as follows. 1) Listening to On-line Lectures (led by learners) 2) On-line lecture (English) Organize individual notes about what you listen to 3) On-line lecture (English) QnA discussion about what was listened to (learned by the learner) 4) QnA-based Instructor-led Off-line Lecture (Korean) Lecturer 5) Team Supplementary Presentation (Learner-led)   For each topic, learn using the above mentioned steps from 1) to 5). The grades are absolute based on each activity, assignment, midterm exam and final project.   Class contents are as follows. - Introduction Image Classification Loss Function & Optimization (Assignment # 1) - Introduction to Neural Networks - Convolutional Neural Networks (Assignment # 2) - Training Neural Networks - Deep Learning Hardware and Software - CNN Architectures-Recurrent Neural Networks (Assignment # 3) - Detection and Segmentation - Generative Models - Visualizing and Understanding - Deep Reinforcement Learning - Final Project.   This class will cover the deep learning method related to image recognitio
CHS7004 Thesis writing in humanities and social sciences using Python 3 6 Major Bachelor/Master/Doctor Challenge Semester Korean Yes
This course is to write a thesis in humanities and social science field using Python. This course is for writing thesis using big data for research in the humanities and social sciences. Basically, students will learn how to write a thesis, and implement a program in Python as a research methodology for thesis. Students will learn how to write thesis using Python, which is the most suitable for processing humanities and social science related materials among programming languages ​​and has excellent data visualization. Basic research methodology for thesis writing will be covered first as theoretical lectures. Methodology for selection of topics will be discussed also. Once a topic is selected, a lecture on how to organize related research will be conducted. In the next step, students learn how to write necessary content according to the research methodology. Then how to suggest further discussion along with how to organize bibliography to complete a theoretical approach. The basic Python grammar is covered for data analysis using Python, and the process for input data processing is conducted. After learning how to install and use the required Python package in each research field, the actual data processing will be practiced. To prepare for the joint research, learn how to use the jupyter notebook as the basic environment. Learn how to use matplolib for data visualization and how to use pandas for big data processing.