Location: Seoul, South Korea
Country: South Korea
School: Georgia Institute of Technology
Dates of Program: June 01, 2024 - August 02, 2024
Program Type: Summer Study Abroad
Program Level: Year 2 , Year 3 , Year 4 ,
|Number of Classroom Hours per week||20|
|Number of Self-Study/Homework Hours per week||10+|
|Number of Hours With a Language Partner per week||10|
Year 2 Program:
Year 3 Program:
Year 4 Program:
*Note - Textbooks are subject to change
The Korea Language for Business and Technology (LBAT) program teaches language through content that focuses on the country's historical development, current issues, & business culture. Students will visit a mix of commercial and governmental institutions and NGOs to gain a heightened understanding of business operations as well as current technological and socioeconomic issues facing the host country.
Program Website: Language for Business and Technology: Korea
All Project GO programs provide funding for:
The following costs will not be included in Project GO Funding: personal spending money, personal travel, costs for obtaining a passport, medication, and expenses for dependents.
Please Note: Project GO participants planning to travel abroad MUST have a valid U.S. passport in their possession no later than 90 days before anticipated travel date. Many destinations require student visas, which take additional processing time. For further information, visit our FAQs.
Students who have not completed the necessary prereqs may contact the program director, Jong Lee, at [email protected] for a placement test.
Host Institution: Yonsei University
Lodging: Students will stay at Cozybox Guesthouse. Students will also have the option to participate in a weekend home-stay program.
Year 2 Academic Program:
Year 3 Academic Program:
Year 4 Academic Program:
Tutoring: Both Year 2 & Year 3 Korean LBAT students are paired with students from host institution (Yonsei University) for the entire program, and Yonsei University graduate students provide individual tutoring sessions to promote sustained language use. For the Year 4 program, students may also be paired with Yonsei undergraduate students to complete a class project.
Additional Information: Be sure to read over the information on the website: http://www.modlangs.gatech.edu/projectgo & http://www.modlangs.gatech.edu/lbat/korea. You may also contact us at [email protected].
Application Deadline: January 18, 2024
Separate application?: Yes. Students interested in participating and receiving funding for this program must complete multiple applications. Please view application details below or contact the program coordinator for further information.
How to Apply:
Prior to the scholarship application deadline, students only need to complete the online Project GO scholarship application. Students are also highly encouraged, but not required, to schedule a phone interview by emailing [email protected]. Following the scholarship selection process, students who are awarded a scholarship by Georgia Tech will be given instructions on how to complete the separate application process to the correct Georgia Tech study abroad program.
Name: Ashley Watson
Email Address: [email protected]
Thank you very much.