Pohang University of Science and Technology

Please find below a list of Global Learning Initiatives Program courses offered by Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH). You can click on the course syllabus link for more detailed information on each course. For inquiries about the courses, please refer to the bottom of the page for program coordinator contact information at POSTECH.

ID Course Name Details
PT2022S001 Introduction to Nanoscale Science and Engineering Number of Course Hours: 15
Course Date: Feb 22–June 9
Course Time: Asynchronous (100% pre-recorded lectures)
Class Size: 200
Student Quota: 50
Targeted Students: All
Suggested Proficiency:Senior standing or Graduate level in Engineering or Science
Required: Calculus,General Physics I/II
Course Syllabus
PT2022S002 Interaction Design Studio Number of Course Hours: 15
Course Date: Feb 21–June 10
Course Time: Monday 15:30-17:10 (UTC+9)Wednesday 15:30-17:10 (UTC+9)
Class Size: 20 
Student Quota: 2
Targeted Students: Bachelor Only
Suggested Proficiency:None
Course Syllabus
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GPA average above B (3.0/4.3)

English Proficiency (for non-native students): Equivalent scores of TOEFL iBT 79, IELTS (Ac) 6.0 or above

Full-time student (sophomore or above) of an AEARU member university

Admission: Students will be receiving official acceptance letters upon admission, and will be granted a student ID number further along the process.

Course Schedule: The time zone and course time may be different from your home university. Please carefully check the course syllabus to make sure that the courses fit into your schedule. If you are attending an asynchronous course, you may need to attend online discussion meetings at appointed time and date.

Course Withdrawal: If you want to withdraw a course, please notify the course professor and Mr. Shawn Jeong. Withdrawn course will be shown a“W”on your transcript.

Academic Transcripts: Official academic transcripts will be sent to the students’ home universities by post within a month from the end of the semester.

Submission Documents

Application Form (to be provided) signed by home university coordinator

Official Academic Transcript (in English)

Proof of English Proficiency (may be substituted with proof documents from home university)

POSTECH Coordinator Contact Information

University Coordinator
Kiljong YOO (Mr.)