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General & Basic Course Requirements

Undergraduate Program General Courses

Requirements based on year of enrollment
General Basic Course Requirements Requirements based on year of enrollment
After 2014
  • Mandatory: 7 credits and 9AU
    • English Presentation & Discussion(1credit), Advanced English Listening(1credit), Advanced English Reading(1credit), Advanced English Writing(1credit), Writing (3 credits)
    • Physical Education Activity (4AU: 64 hours), Humanities/Leadership (2AU: 32hours), Ethics & Safety II (1AU), Happy College Life (1AU), Exciting College Life (1AU)
      ※ Community Service: Not applicable to students enrolled in 2011, however, leadership mileage is conferred if community service confirmation is submitted.
      * AU (Activity Unit) is the activities for completing physical education, humanities/leadership, and community service required for graduation, but not included in graduation credit.
  • Humanities and Social Sciences Electives: 21 credits
    • After the reorganization of the general education curriculum in 2009, at least 1 course (6 credits) must be taken from 2 of the following 3 categories: Humanity, Society, and Literature & Arts; at least 21 credits must be completed.
After 2011
  • Mandatory: 6 credits and 9AU
    • English Communication (1 credit), Critical Thinking in English (2 credits), Writing (3 credits)
    • Physical Education Activity (4AU: 64 hours), Humanities/Leadership (2AU: 32hours), Ethics & Safety II (1AU), Happy College Life (1AU), Exciting College Life (1AU)
      ※Community Service: Not applicable to students enrolled in 2011, however, leadership mileage is conferred if community service confirmation is submitted.
      * AU (Activity Unit) is the activities for completing physical education, humanities/leadership, and community service required for graduation, but not included in graduation credit.
  • Humanities and Social Sciences Electives: 21 credits
    • After the reorganization of the general education curriculum in 2009, at least 1 course (6 credits) must be taken from 2 of the following 3 categories: Humanity, Society, and Literature & Arts; at least 21 credits must be completed.
2009~2010
  • Mandatory: 6 credits and 9AU
    • English Communication (1 credit), Critical Thinking in English (2 credits), Writing (3 credits)
    • Physical Education Activity (4AU: 64 hours), Community Service (2AU: 32 hours), Humanities/Leadership (2AU: 32 hours), Ethics & Safety II (1AU: 16 hours)
      * AU (Activity Unit) is earned for completing physical education, humanities/leadership, and community service required for graduation, but not included in graduation credit.
  • Humanities and Social Sciences Electives: 21 credits
    • After the reorganization of the general education curriculum in 2009, at least 1 course (6 credits) must be taken from 2 of the following 3 categories: Humanity, Society, and Literature & Arts; at least 21 credits must be completed.
    • Students enrolled from 2007-2010 must complete at least 9 of the 21 credits of the elective courses in Humanities & Social Sciences in lectures held in English.
      ※Students completing a double major must complete at least 12 credits without restriction to category (students enrolled from 2007-2010 must complete at least 6 credits in English courses).
2007~2008
  • Mandatory: 7 credits and 9AU
    • English Communication I (1 credit), English Communication II (1 credit), English Reading & Writing (2 credits), Writing (3 credits)
    • Physical Education Activities (4AU: 64 hours), Community Service (2AU: 32 hours), Humanities/Leadership (2AU: 32 hours), Ethics & Safety II (1AU: 16 hours)
      * Students expecting to graduate in August 2009 are exempt from Ethics & Safety II.
      * AU (Activity Unit) is earned for completing physical education, humanities/leadership, and community service required for graduation, but not included in graduation credit.
  • Humanities and Social Sciences electives: 21 credits
    • Before the reorganization of the general education curriculum in 2009, at least 1 course (6 credits) had to be taken from 2 of the following 5 categories: Science & Technology Studies, Culture & Art Studies, History & Philosophy, Social Sciences, Foreign Language & Linguistics; at least 21 credits must be completed. After the reorganization of the general education curriculum in 2009, at least 1 course (6 credits) must be taken from 2 of the following 3 categories: Humanity, Society, and Literature & Arts; at least 21 credits must be completed.
  • Students enrolled from 2007-2010 must complete at least 9 of the 21 credits of the elective courses in Humanities & Social Sciences in lectures held in English.
    ※Students completing a double major must complete at least 12 credits without restriction to category (students enrolled from 2007-2010 must complete at least 6 credits in English courses).
'98 ~ 2006
  • Mandatory: 7 credits and 9AU
    • English I, English Ⅱ, Writing
    • Community Service 4AU: 64 hours, Physical Education Activity 4AU: 64 hours, Ethics & Safety II 1AU)
      * Students expecting to graduate in August 2009 are exempt from Ethics & Safety II.
      * AU (Activity Unit) is earned for completing physical education, humanities/leadership, and community service required for graduation, but not included in graduation credit
  • Humanities and Social Sciences Electives: 21 credits
    • Before the reorganization of the general education curriculum in 2009, at least 1 course (6 credits) had to be taken from 2 of the following 5 categories: Science & Technology Studies, Culture & Art Studies, History & Philosophy, Social Sciences, Foreign Language & Linguistics; at least 21 credits must be completed. After the reorganization of the general education curriculum in 2009, at least 1 course (6 credits) must be taken from 2 of the following 3 categories: Humanity, Society, and Literature & Arts; at least 21 credits must be completed.
      ※Students completing a double major must complete at least 12 credits without restriction to category.

Undergraduate Program Basic Courses

Requirements based on year of enrollment
Undergraduate Program Basic Courses Requirements based on year of enrollment
After 2012
  • Mandatory Basic: complete a total of 23 credits
    • 1 course among Fundamental Physics I (3), General Physics I (3), Advanced Physics I (3)
    • 1 course among Fundamental Physics II (3), General Physic II (3), Advanced Physics II (3)
    • General Physics Lab I (1)
    • 1 course of Basic Biology (3) or General Biology (3)
    • 1 course of Calculus I (3) or Honor Calculus I (3)
    • 1 course of Calculus II (3) or Honor Calculus II (3)
    • 1 course among Basic Chemistry (3), General Chemistry I (3), Advanced Chemistry (3)
    • 1 course of General Chemistry Lab I (1) or Advanced Chemistry Lab (1)
    • 1 course of Basic Programming (3) or Advanced Programming (3)
      * Mandatory basic courses were divided into basic, general, and advanced starting in 2000.
  • Basic Electives: At least 9 credits must be acquired from basic elective courses (departments may set different requirements).
    ※Students completing a double major must complete at least 6 credits (refer to departmental requirements).
2008~2011
  • Mandatory Basic: Complete a Total of 26 Credits
    • 1 course among Fundamental Physics I (3), General Physics I (3), Advanced Physics I (3)
    • 1 course among Fundamental Physics II (3), General Physic II (3), Advanced Physics II (3)
    • General Physics Lab I (1)
    • 1 course of Basic Biology (3) or General Biology (3)
    • 1 course of Calculus I (3) or Honor Calculus I (3)
    • 1 course of Calculus II (3) or Honor Calculus II (3)
    • 1 course among Basic Chemistry (3), General Chemistry I (3), Advanced Chemistry (3)
    • 1 course of General Chemistry Lab I (1) or Advanced Chemistry Lab (1)
    • 1 course of Basic Programming (3) or Advanced Programming (3)
    • Introduction to Design and Communication (3)
      • In 2009 Design and Communication (3) was separated into two courses – Introduction to System Design (2) and Design for Communication (1)
        * Mandatory basic courses were divided into basic, general, and advanced starting in 2000.
        * Students in Industrial Design must complete 20 credits excluding General Physics II and Calculus II (including basic, general, and advanced courses).
  • Basic Electives: At least 6 credits must be acquired from basic elective courses (departments may set different requirements).
    ※Students completing a double major must complete at least 3 credits.
2000~2007
  • Mandatory Basic: Complete a Total of 23 Credits
    • 1 course among Fundamental Physics I (3), General Physics I (3), Advanced Physics I (3)
    • 1 course among Fundamental Physics II (3), General Physic II (3), Advanced Physics II (3)
    • General Physics Lab I (1)
    • 1 course of Basic Biology (3) or General Biology (3)
    • 1 course of Calculus I (3) or Honor Calculus I (3)
    • 1 course of Calculus II (3) or Honor Calculus II (3)
    • 1 course among Basic Chemistry (3), General Chemistry I (3), Advanced Chemistry (3)
    • 1 course of General Chemistry Lab I (1) or Advanced Chemistry Lab (1)
    • 1 course of Basic Programming (3) or Advanced Programming (3)
      * Mandatory basic courses were divided into basic, general, and advanced starting in 2000.
      * Students in Industrial Design must complete 17 credits excluding General Physics II and Calculus II (including basic, general, and advanced courses).
  • Basic Electives: At least 6 credits must be acquired from basic elective courses (departments may set different requirements).
    ※Students completing a double major must complete at least 3 credits.
'99
  • Mandatory Basic: Complete General Physics I, General Physics II, General Biology, Calculus and Analytical Geometry Ⅰ, Calculus and Analytical Geometry Ⅱ, General Chemistry I, and Introduction to Computers (Total 23 credits)
    * General Physics I (4 credits), General Chemistry I (4 credits) is divided into lecture (3 credits) and lab (1 credit (Fall semester of 1999)
    * Students in Industrial Design must complete 17 credits excluding General Physics II and Calculus and Analytical Geometry II
  • Basic Electives: At least 6 credits must be acquired from basic elective courses (departments may set different requirements).
    ※Students completing a double major must complete at least 3 credits
'98
  • Mandatory Basic: Complete General Physics I, General Physics II, Calculus and Analytical Geometry Ⅰ, Calculus and Analytical Geometry Ⅱ, General Chemistry I, and Introduction to Computers (Total 20 credits)
    * Students in Industrial Design must complete 14 credits excluding General Physics II and Calculus and Analytical Geometry II.
  • Basic Electives: At least 6 credits must be acquired from basic elective courses.
    *Students in Industrial Design may substitute General Physics II and Calculus & Analytical Geometry II as a basic elective course (applicable after 1998).
    ※Students completing a double major must complete at least 3 credits.