One of the leading universities in Korea, Yonsei University maintains the most extensive international network of any university in Korea. Since its foundation in 1950, Yonsei College of Law has been playing a monumental role in enhancing legal education and legal culture in Korea. The College of Law's main academic mission is to provides students with the opportunity to master the fundamentals necessary for the practice of law and to cultivate lawyers equipped with a strong sense of social justice. Yonsei offers a large selection of courses for students interested in intellectual property law.
The official language of instruction at Yonsei College of Law is Korean. One or two courses in English may be offered each semester.
Students will receive up to 12 credits towards their law degree. Only the credits and not the grades will transfer per ABA requirements. The acceptance of any credit or grade for any courses taken at the Yonsei College of Law, including externships and other clinical offerings, is subject to determination by the AUWCL, Office of the Registrar. AUWCL students will be enrolled in regularly scheduled classes alongside fellow Yonsei students.
The following is a selection of courses offered during the 2018 academic year. For more detailed course listings, see the Yonsei University Brochure.
International Commercial Arbitration
Theory and Practice on Unfair Advertising
Chinese Investment Law
Personal Data Protection Law
The Unification of the Korean Peninsula and its Legal Environment