Research in Korean

The research strengths of this program are represented below. We welcome applications from prospective PhD and MA students wishing to conduct research on or related to the following key areas.

Korean Linguistics
Korean modern literature
Language assessment
Modern Korean history
North and South Korean film
Premodern Korean history
Rebellion in Korea
Second language acquisition
Teaching Korean as a Foreign Language
Technology-Enhanced Language Learning
Translation Studies

Please note that LLCL academics frequently co-supervise MA and PhD projects located in programs other than their own. If you intend to work on a project that straddles this and another discipline, we will organize the necessary complement of research expertise to meet your supervision needs.

For more specific specialisations, please see individual staff webpages…