Division of Global languages & Cultures

1. Department of Korean Language and Literature
The Department specializes in Korean linguistics, Korean literature, and teaching Korean as a foreign language. It inherits the honorable tradition of the Department of Korean Language and Literature, which produced numerous literary writers and scholars since the establishment of Pai Chai HakDang. The Department is also a pioneer in nurturing teachers of Korean as a foreign language to meet the new needs of the global and multicultural era. The major goal of the Department is to cultivate experts who promote the Korean language, literature, and culture through the interfaces of humanities and applied humanities studies.
042-520-5311, 5187 http://gkll.pcu.ac.kr/
2. Department of English Language and Literature
The Department, as one of the first three departments founded following the establishment of Pai Chai HakDang in 1885, enjoys a long history and tradition. The Department aims to foster individuals specializing in international affairs by providing quality courses on English linguistics and literature, and English proficiency building courses taught by foreign faculty members. Students have the opportunity to study in an English-speaking country to learn its language and culture.
042-520-5320, 5893http://english.pcu.ac.kr

Division of Global languages Business

3. Department of TESOL·Business English
TESOL stands for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages. The Department aims to produce qualified English education and business professionals who will lead the global era. It offers four specialization tracks: Teachers for Young English Learners, English Learning Consultant, Global Business English Specialist, and TESOL BA/MA Integrated Degree Program.
4. Department of Spanish Language and Latin American Studies
The Department produces global experts who are proficient in the Spanish language and Latin American literature and culture. Spanish is spoken in over twenty countries. Pai Chai is the only university in central Korea that offers students Spanish as a major course of study.
5. Department of Chinese Studies
The Department produces qualified professionals who are well equipped with comprehensive knowledge of Chinese linguistics, literature, politics, economy, commerce, society, and culture, based on high-level Chinese language skills.
042-520-5355, 5188http://china.pcu.ac.kr
6. Department of Japanese Studies
The Department dedicates itself to producing Japanese specialists through comprehensive courses and programs focused on Japan, including language, history, politics, economy, society, and culture.
7. Department of Russian Studies
The Department of Russian Studies, founded in 1989 as the first department of Russian studies in Korea, aims to foster competent professionals to lead the vast Russian market. Students are trained in its comprehensive courses encompassing Russian history, culture, politics, economy, and society, based on a firm foundation of Russian language skills.
8. Department of Global Aerial Service
The Department fosters specialists in aerial service industry in the global era. It offers study-abroad and overseas internship programs. Students can also gain hands-on work experience by participating in field training programs arranged in collaboration with the nation’s leading airline companies.

Division of Welfare & Healing

9. Department of Psychology and Philosophy
Based on philosophy and psychology, the Department educates qualified intellectuals with high moral values. It also provides practical education, through which students can work as counsellors, language therapists, etc.
. 042-520-5449http://ppp.pcu.ac.kr
10. Department of Welfare and Theology
The Department is responsible for producing competent and devoted pastors, theologians and layman leaders by providing students with comprehensive courses and programs both in theoretical theology and in practical pastorship and, in particular, social welfare areas.
11. Department of Gerontal Health and Welfare
The Department of Gerontal Health and Welfare aims to foster professionals in social welfare and health care for the elderly population. It is enhancing its competitiveness through an multidisciplinary approach that optimally interconnects social welfare and health science.
042-520-5388 http://silvermed.pcu.ac.kr

Division of Welfare & Healing

12. Department of Early-Childhood Education
The Department is the most prestigious early childhood educational institution in central Korea that has produced a number of graduates since the establishment of Daejeon Junior Women’s College in 1955. It cultivates competent professionals who can contribute to the field of early childhood education by providing various opportunities for students to enrich their theoretical background as well as to gain hands-on teaching experience
13. Department of Home Economics Education
The Department’s goal is to develop its students into competent middle and high school teachers and professionals in home economics, by providing them with theoretical courses and practical skills in food, clothing, housing, family relations, consumer economy and the relations between humans and their living environment.

Office of International Affairs, Pai Chai University 155-40 Baejae-ro, Seo-gu, Daejeon, 35345, South Korea
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