About Media Information

The Department of Mass Communications of Sogang University has been cementing its reputation as a professional journalist institution representing Korea over the last 40 years

The Media Information Major is striving to develop further the education and academic tradition of the Department of Mass Communications. The Major is also committed to training and fostering journalists and communication experts who will play a leading role in the field of new media industry as well as in journalism and broadcasting.

To do this, first, we focus on educating sound and capable students of Social Sciences who can give the media and society systematic and comprehensive thinking acquired from intensive study of communication.

Second, we have organized as core courses classes aimed at critical thinking and creative writing to help students acquire knowledge of humanities and expressive abilities as necessary for them to grow into professional journalists.

Third, we operate a variety of programs designed to develop theoretical education into more practical and productive ones. We are trying to keep intact our reputation as the cradle of professional journalists by putting more effort into strengthening practical training programs, forging closer relationships with current journalists, introducing internship programs, and providing reporter school training programs.

<Courses Offered>
Introduction to Journalism, Principles of Broadcasting, History of Korean Journalism, Theory of Public Culture, Theory of Mass Communication Effects, News Writing, Newspaper Production Practice, Broadcasting & Reporting Practice, Theory of Information Society, Media Information Internship, etc.

From the Faculty of Media Information Major of
the School of Communication of
Sogang University

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