The graduate school of cultural heritage is the first cultural heritage graduate school with the purpose of training professional leader that can succeed and preserve the traditional culture based on the creative academic capacity through the academic research, experiments, practice and education. Started with the department of cultural heritage in the college of arts in Yong In University in 1997, the graduate course was newly established in 1999. Since then, a number of excellent leaders have been produced to public museums and institutes, however, it is restarting as a new graduate school of cultural heritage for more comprehensive and professional education purpose.
The graduate school of cultural heritage is composed of department of cultural heritage and archeology and the department of cultural heritage is classified into major of cultural heritage treatment and major of traditional technique presentation. Theses courses aim to train the professional manpower that are required from the site after the graduation.
The newly established department of archeology trains the professional manpower with expert knowledge pacing with the excavation status in Korea. In long-term, it has the vision that can provide the new world for the excavation, in fact, it had achieved great results based on the traditional technique last year. In particular, the graduate school of cultural heritage is playing a key role in the preservation of the cultural assets and research as the industry & academic cooperation based education system
In the future, it is assured that the graduate school of cultural heritage should be the center of preservation as well as excavation of cultural heritage in 21st century along with the whole man education that can contribute to nation and society through the research and preservation of cultural assets.
Thank you for your visit our graduate school of cultural heritage and we warmly welcome. The graduate school of cultural heritage is the first cultural heritage graduate school. It is the special course to train the professional in order to meet the social trends on the cultural assets.
Under the aspect of development and preservation in modern society, the most closest field is the cultural assets. It cannot be only preserved and developed. The graduate school of cultural heritage considers both sides so that it is classified into cultural heritage and archeology.
The graduate school of cultural heritage has very systematic curriculum as well as excellent faculty. Also, owing to the exclusive support from the government, it has excellent environment for education. If you have interests in cultural assets, we hope you can be reborn as the professional for cultural assets through graduate school of cultural heritage.
Principal of graduate school of cultural heritage, Bae ,Jae Ho