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Undergraduate Programs

Korean Language & Culture Center

Department of Media Design

Awakening the spirit of arts, unlocking the imagination beyond beauty
A Leader in the Korean culture & arts industry
Curriculum focused on developing performance skills to maximize creativity and professionalism

It is our aim to foster professionals in the field that have broadened and deepened interrelated understandings of humankind, information, and media. And we expect them to be able to apply such knowledge in a cultural content development in this rapidly changing knowledge-information society.

Program Objectives

Our department of Media Design is sincerely committed to achieving the following educational goals.

  • Fostering creative professional designers equipped with ingenuous and innovative mindsets who are to be future forefronts in the new rising fields of visual design, digital content design, and environmental design
  • Building an inventive expert model demanded by society and business through systematically designed field training-centered educational programs and intensifying innovative hands-on designing skills

Educational Goals

  • Fostering creative professional designers that are equipped with ingenuous and innovative mindsets who are to be future forerunners in new rising fields of visual design, digital content design, and environmental design
  • Building an creative expert model needed by society and business through systematically designed field training-focused educational programs and intensifying innovative hands-on designing skills

Education Programs

The curriculum of media design is designed to fulfill professional education that works along well with each student’s aptitude and competence. In their first year, students take comprehensive introductory degree courses to have basic understandings and conceptual approaches to design. From the second year, they take intermediate degree courses on theories and field trainings. The final two years are intensive course of study that students are divided into visual design, digital content design, and environmental design majors in order for them to concentrate on their majors of interests related with future career plans through intensive field-training educational program.

Department Characteristics

<Visual Design major>
It con sists of intensive degree classes in order to cultivate active and progressive visual designers in the field who encompasses both the analogue and digital and traditional and high-tech. Primary degree courses on theories include drawing, digital photography, typography, visual communication design, illustration, 3D print media design, screen media design, special visual effect design, digital design project, and etc.
<Digital Content Design major>
his program provides the intensive professional education focusing on new-rising consilience media content planning and design along with rapidly changing technological development. It consists of interface design, interactive design, motion graphic, camera shooting and editing, 3D animation, manufacture and management of digital content, etc.
<Environmental Design major>
This program is affiliated with industrial and interior designs. It is composed to cultivate total professional designers who can come up with ingenuous solutions against the questions and issues in the field of design rendering, environmental product design, product industrial design, interior design, exhibition design, ergonometric design, environmental system design, product system design, interior and exhibition projects, and etc.

Faculty

  • Kang, Byung-don
    • Bachelor's Degree : Hong-ik University (B.F.A.)
    • Master's Degree : Konkuk University (M.Ed.)
  • Kim, Deuk-gon
    • Bachelor's Degree : Chung-ang University (B.F.A.)
    • Master's Degree : Chung-ang University (M.F.A.)
    • Doctorate Degree : Chongju University (D.Eng)
  • Kang, Sung-chul
    • Bachelor's Degree : Hong-ik University (B.F.A.)
    • Master's Degree : Hong-ik University (M.F.A.)
  • Park, Young-kyu
    • Bachelor's Degree : Hong-ik University (B.F.A.)
    • Master's Degree : US) Pratt Institute (M.Sc.)
    • Doctorate Degree : Kookmin University (D.Arch) (Completion)
  • Han, Min-hyung
    • Bachelor's Degree : US) Purdue University (B.Sc.)
    • Master's Degree : US) New York University (M.A. in Communication)
    • Doctorate Degree : Yonsei University (D.Film) (Completion)
  • Kim, Jun-pyoung
    • Bachelor's Degree : Chung-ang University (B.A.)
    • Master's Degree : US) New York University (M.A. in Communication)
  • Park, Jinhee
    • Bachelor's Degree : US) Pratt Institute (B.A.)
    • Master's Degree : US) Art Center College of Design (M.A. in New Media.)
    • Doctorate Degree : Yonsei University (D.A. in Film)
  • Choi, Sung-won
    • Bachelor's Degree : Sungkyunkwan University (B.A. in Library Studies.)
    • Master's Degree : France) Universite Lumiere Lyon 2
    • Master's Degree : Swiss) Lausanne University (M.A.)
    • Master's Degree : France) Université Paris 8 (M.Phil.)
    • Doctorate Degree : France) Université Paris 8 ((D.Phil.) (Completion)