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Yonsei University
Seoul, South Korea

Being the oldest private university in Korea, Yonsei University was first established in 1885 by Christian missionaries. Our mission is to educate leaders who will contribute to humanity in the spirit of “truth and freedom.” The 300,000 Yonsei alumni who take this calling to heart can be found manifesting this proud spirit from leadership positions around the world.

Yonsei’s main campus is ensconced in a spacious, picturesque and natural setting located minutes away from the economic, political, and cultural centers of Seoul’s metropolitan downtown. Yonsei has 3,500 eminent faculty members who are conducting cutting-edge research across all academic disciplines. There are 18 graduate schools, 22 colleges and 133 subsidiary institutions hosting a selective pool of students from around the world.

Yonsei is proud of its history and reputation as a leading institution of higher education and research in Asia.

Website: http://www.yonsei.ac.kr/en_sc/

VSE Season 3, 2021-22: Courses offered by Yonsei University (2022 Yonsei International Summer School)


Application Deadline

Students must submit an application to the VSE Central Office before:
May 13, 2022 12:00 noon Hong Kong Time (UTC+8)




Academic Requirements

Before applying, please make sure you have fulfilled the course offering university's academic requirements listed below:

1. A minimum GPA requirement for college or university students, which is above 2.0/4.0.

2. Must have completed at least 1 semester at home university. (A transcript should be uploaded upon application.)

For more details, please contact the VSE coordinator at Yonsei University.




English Language Proficiency Requirements

Before applying, please make sure you have fulfilled the course offering university's English language proficiency requirements listed below:

TOEFL iBT or iBT Home Edition 79 or cBT 213 or pBT 550 (ITP is NOT accepted) or Cambridge English Qualifications CEFR B2 Level

* Native English speakers & non-native speakers studying their degree in English are waived. (If your degree program is fully taught in English, please upload a supporting document such as a confirmation letter written by your home university.)

For more details, please contact the VSE coordinator at Yonsei University.



Course Information

Course information posted on this page are provided by the course offering university and may be changed or updated anytime without prior notice.

Click on the course titles to reveal full course details:

Number of Credits3
Offering DepartmentYonsei Office of Int'l Affairs
Course TeacherProf. Keeheon Lee
Language of InstructionEnglish
First Day of ClassJun 28, 2022
Last Day of ClassJul 21, 2022
Course ComponentLecture
Mode of TeachingAsynchronous
Meeting TimeN/A
Time ZoneUTC+8
Course DescriptionThe goal of this course is to develop code literacy. This course is intended for students in a wide variety of areas of study. Students will learn to write a computer software using Python (the most popular computer programming language). Topics include but not limited to computer organization, compiler, variables, statements, decisions, loops, expressions, operators, reusing code with functions, using library code, selecting the optimal data structure to manage complex data, web programs, and sharing data with other programs.
Course OutlineIEE1159

Course Preview Clip
Course Prerequisites/RestrictionsThere is no restriction on the major of the student, but please check the syllabus of the course before registering for the course.
Points to Note for StudentsYou can access the Yonsei University online education platform, Learn US, and take recorded lecture videos. Lectures are made up of recorded files, and depending on the professor, real-time online meetings can be held during the class period. For details, please contact the professor in charge.
Number of Credits3
Offering DepartmentYonsei Office of Int'l Affairs
Course TeacherProf. Jinkook Lee
Language of InstructionEnglish
First Day of ClassJun 28, 2022
Last Day of ClassJul 21, 2022
Course ComponentLecture
Mode of TeachingAsynchronous
Meeting TimeN/A
Time ZoneUTC+8
Course DescriptionThis course deals with a series of recent issues in artificial intelligence (AI) focusing on the field of design, more specifically deep learning and architectural space design, for beginners. Students will review the related technologies with cases, and the conceptual and intellectual issues on top of AI in the perspective of design. Not only focusing on the AI techs, but also surveying the qualitative/quantitative aspects of design with theoretical issues outside of the conventional state of knowledge are the objectives of this course, empowered by actual individual project developments. Theory lectures, case studies, survey on the references, and students’ participation in class are the materials for the course.
Course OutlineIEE2087

Course Preview Clip
Course Prerequisites/RestrictionsThere is no restriction on the major of the student, but please check the syllabus of the course before registering for the course.
Points to Note for StudentsYou can access the Yonsei University online education platform, Learn US, and take recorded lecture videos. Lectures are made up of recorded files, and depending on the professor, real-time online meetings can be held during the class period. For details, please contact the professor in charge.


Before Making an Application

Make sure you have thoroughly read the information on this page and the Academics page before making an application. If you have a question, email us at apru.vse@cuhk.edu.hk or contact the VSE Coordinators at your home university or course offering university,