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Teaching Korea’s History and Culture

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This Anchorage School District Summer Academy course explored the essential elements of Korean culture and the historical forces that have shaped the fates and the destinies of the people who live on the Korean peninsula today. Emphasis was given to pedagogical approaches for the classroom. Visit the course website for more information and links to resources for teaching about Korea.


May 24 & 25, 2016
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Dimond High School, Anchorage, AK


Professor Paul Dunscomb



  • Course books listed above
  • One UAA credit (participants who successfully complete the course will receive a $117 reimbursement check to cover the cost of registering for UAA credit)
  • A one-year subscription to the teaching magazine Education about Asia