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IS366 Food & Culture Course: South Korea

Travel to Seoul, South Korea   |   May 13-20, 2014

Join us in learning about another culture through food

Food & Culture Course: Seoul, South Korea
  • Eat traditional Korean food and learn its history
  • Observe Korean eating customs
  • Visit both traditional outdoor markets and modern supermarkets
  • Buy tasty snacks from the street food vendors
  • Experience Korean nightlife with our Korean partners
  • See how fast food outlets (McDonald’s) differ from their
    U.S. versions
  • Learn how hunger motivates North Koreans to risk their lives
    to escape
  • Practice speaking some useful Korean words and phrases

Lab Fee:  Estimate $2600

Covers: airfare, lodging and tour costs

Pell Grant Students are eligible for $800 travel scholarship. Email for details.

Informational Meetings

Friday, August 30  10-11 a.m.  Dallavis 820
Friday, September 20   10-11 a.m. Dallavis 820

Course Blog

Visit the course blog to learn more and read about the professors' recent trip to Seoul.


Professor Dotty Hamilton  Dotty.Hamilton@avila.edu Professor Eric Winter  Eric.Winter@avila.edu