International Commerce Major

Implementation of global talent training education in line with the globalization trend of the international community.

Major’s Name and Degree Awarded

Major’s Name: International Commerce Major

Degree Awarded: Bachelor of Arts

Major’s Vision

01

Cultivating talented individuals with expertise in international management, international economics, and international politics who can lead the global era

02

Fostering global talents with the ability to understand and interpret various phenomena in the international community

03

Developing creative talent through convergence education in international management, international economics, and international politics

01

Cultivating talented individuals with expertise in international management, international economics, and international politics who can lead the global era

02

Fostering global talents with the ability to understand and interpret various phenomena in the international community

03

Developing creative talent through convergence education in international management, international economics, and international politics

Outline of Major

The goal of the International Commerce Major is to enhance understanding of international relations and exchanges and non-governmental organizations, such as multinational corporations, international organizations, and civic groups, and to cultivate global talent with knowledge and perspectives suitable for the globalized era. The major provides a curriculum that enables convergence research in international management, international economics, and international politics necessary for understanding and analyzing various global issues in order to respond to the rapidly changing international environment. By focusing on various international management, international economics, and international politics subjects, where students can experience theory and practice simultaneously, we greatly enhance our students’ competitiveness in modern society.

The international management track of the International Commerce Major aims to cultivate corporate decision-making capabilities under a changing international management environment along with the internationalization of Korean companies. The international economic track consists of general economics, international economics, and statistical methodologies, and the main goal is to systematically train professionals in the international economic sector who have acquired the theory and practice of industrial, international trade, and financial policies, focusing on microeconomics and macroeconomics. The field of international politics consists of international relations, international political economy, and research in major regions of the world, and promotes professional understanding of international relations such as military, security, economy, society, culture, and development.

Career Paths After Graduation

Field Career Details
Public Sector

National

examinations

Entering law school, National Diplomatic Academy, etc.

Public enterprises and international organizations KOICA(Korea International Cooperation Agency), KOTRA(Korea Trade Promotion Corporation), UN(United Nations), FAO(Food and Agriculture Organization), WHO(World Health Organization), Foreign Embassies, UN committees, etc.
Politics and Media Politics Political Parties’ secretariat, National Assembly Legislative Investigation Office, National Assembly aides and secretaries, etc.
Media Journalists for newspapers and broadcasting companies, PDs, portal sites covering international affairs, journal editors related to international affairs, etc.
Civic groups

NGOs related to international development cooperation: Amnesty International (human rights), Greenpeace (environment), Korean civic groups: Environmental Union, Solidarity for Participatory Democracy, etc.
Economics Financial institutions

Bank of Korea, Financial Supervisory Service, Korea Development Bank, Korea Deposit Insurance Corporation, Asset Management Corporation, etc.
Trade International trading companies, customs agents, logistics managers, tax accountants, cyber trading companies, foreign investment companies, etc.
Management Global

business

field

Global business analysts, marketing managers, international market analysts, public relations, employment at multinational companies, etc.
Academia Graduate

schools,

domestic and abroad

Advancing to master’s and doctorate programs in graduate schools of International Economics, International Politics, and International Management.

Major Courses

Year 1st semester 2nd semester
1

INTRODUCTION TO INTERNATIONAL COMMERCE
GUIDE TO POLITICAL SCIENCE,
UNDERSTANDING OF NUMBERS IN DAILY LIFE
GLOBAL COMPANIES IN THE MODERN SOCIETY, etc.

INTRODUCTION TO INTERNATIONAL COMMERCE
INTRODUCTION TO GLOBAL POLITICAL SCIENCE
GLOBAL MARKETS AND CONSUMERS, etc.

2

MARKET AND EFFICIENCY, BANK AND INTEREST,
MARKETING AND MANAGEMENT,
KOREA AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS,
INTRODUCTION TO FOREIGN POLICY,
INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL PLATFORM BUSINESS, etc.

GLOBALIZATION: THEORY AND REALITY,
MANAGEMENT AND ORGANIZATION OF CONTEMPORARY CORPORATIONS,
INVESTMENT ANALYSIS, MANAGEMENT AND ACCOUNTING,
INTRODUCTION OF GLOBAL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT,
INFLATION AND EMPLOYMENT, etc.

3

INTERNATIONAL TRADE: THEORY AND PRACTICE
UNDERSTANDING INTERNATIONAL FINANCE,
MARKETING RESEARCH AND ANALYSIS,
STUDIES IN INDUSTRIAL STRUCTURE AND CORPORATE STRATEGY,
RESEARCH METHODOLOGIES IN INTERNATIONAL COMMERCE, BUSINESS AND STRATEGY, etc.

UNDERSTANDING THE PRINCIPLES OF INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS,
INTER-KOREAN RELATIONS AND INTERNATIONAL POLITICS,
CONSUMER BEHAVIOR ANALYSIS, PRACTICE OF STATISTICS,
UNDERSTANDING THE PRINCIPLES OF INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS,
UNDERSTANDING INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS, etc.

4

EMPIRICAL METHODS IN INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS,
SEMINAR ON INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS,
GLOBALIZATION AND PUBLIC DIPLOMACY, etc.

UNDERSTANDING INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION AND ITS APPLICATION,
SEMINAR ON INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS,
ANALYSIS OF INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL POLICIES OF THE U.S.

etc.

※ There may be changes in the course names listed above.