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Welcome to Hallyu Camp 2013!
Calling all Korean pop culture fans!Take a deep dive into the excitingculture of Korea with Hallyu Camp!K-Pop music, K-Dramas, and K-Movies, have become a globalphenomenon in recent years, withpassionate fans all around the world.All of these genres are part of
, or the Korean Wave.
Hallyu Camp 2013
, offeredthrough the King Sejong Institute Washington DC, is designed to give fans of Koreanpop culture a deeper understanding of the country, people, and society from whichKorean pop culture originates. Participants will make new friends, both Korean andAmerican, and experience what it means to be Korean through a variety of funinteractive workshops, lessons, discussions, Korean meals, and creative projectsrelated to Korean traditional and pop culture.
What will we accomplish?
Throughout Hallyu Camp, students canshare their interests in pop culture whilelearning about the traditional arts andvalues that shape Korean culture andsociety today. While having funcollaborating with Korean interns,students will increase their
about Korea and its culture as well astheir
and ability to successfully interact in an internationalsetting, including skills in etiquette, language ability, and cultural sensitivity. Studentswill also compare American and Korean culture to help identify unique characteristicsof both. Most importantly, participants will have fun while learning!Those who complete the program will receive a
certificate of completion
from thedirector of the Korean Cultural Center, acknowledging their studies.