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Learner Career Outcomes

20%

started a new career after completing these courses

17%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

Shareable Certificate

Earn a Certificate upon completion

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Approx. 10 hours to complete

Suggested: 5 weeks of study, 1-3 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English, Korean, Spanish, Chinese (Simplified)

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Introduction: Preview and Overall Evaluation

1 hour to complete
3 videos (Total 28 min)
3 videos
Introduction I12m
Introduction II13m
1 practice exercise
Introduction10m
1 hour to complete

1940s and 1950s

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 43 min)
5 videos
From Independence to the War16m
Import Substitution Policy of the 50s14m
Supplementary Video: Foreign Aid39s
The Role of Foreign Aid10m
1 practice exercise
1940 and 1950s Quiz16m
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

1960s

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 31 min)
4 videos
Supplementary Video: 1960s 5 Year Development Plan, West Germany and Light Industry2m
Supplementary Video: Saemaul Undong (New Community Movement)1m
Five Year Development Plan and Mobilization of Capital13m
1 practice exercise
1960s Quiz12m
1 hour to complete

1970s

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 25 min)
5 videos
Heavy and Chemical Industrialization (HCI) of the 70s11m
Supplementary Video: Oil Shock and Middle East Construction28s
Supplementary Video: 2nd Oil Shock and Recovery16s
Side-effects of HCI and Oil Shocks9m
1 practice exercise
1970s Quiz10m
Week
3

Week 3

25 minutes to complete

1980s

25 minutes to complete
3 videos (Total 17 min)
3 videos
Supplementary Video: 3-Lows25s
Three-Lows & Economic Boom of the 1980s7m
1 practice exercise
1980s Quiz8m
15 minutes to complete

The early 1990s

15 minutes to complete
1 video (Total 11 min)
1 video
1 practice exercise
1990s Quiz4m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

1997 Asian Financial Crisis

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 27 min)
4 videos
1997 Asian Financial Crisis I6m
1997 Asian Financial Crisis II8m
1997 Asian Financial Crisis III8m
1 practice exercise
1997 Asian Financial Crisis Quiz10m

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