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Modular Courses
Modular Courses
The school invites renowned professors from inside and outside Korea to teach intensive modular courses for 2-3 weeks during vacation periods. The courses are opportunities for students to take special classes not normally offered during the semester. Modular courses are exciting opportunities for students to experience academic diversity and depths in their studies.
Modular Course Period
Master’s Program Spring Modular Course : Summer vacation after the Spring semester ends (Jun-Jul)
Master’s Program Fall Modular Course : Winter vacation after the Fall semester ends (Dec-Jan)
Modular Course Schedule
Master’s Program : 5 days , 6 hours per day, for a total of 30 hours (Mon-Fri: 9:30 am - 3:30 pm)
Modular Course Credits
Master’s Program modular courses are usually offered as a 2 credits. 
Modular course grades will be released 2~3 weeks after the modular course ends and will be included in the semester GPA.

Retake & Across Programs

If a student does not pass a course, it can be retaken.

If you got grade C+ or below, You can retake that course.

Passing Grade Standards
MDiv, MTS, MA, MEd, MWCM, ThM : D (F is a failing grade.)
PhD : B- (C+ or lower is a failing grade.)
Course Substitution
If a student has to retake a required course and that course is no longer being offered due to curriculum changes, the student is to take a substitute course and get a passing grade. Students can find out the substitute course information at the school online service or at the Academic Office. In case there is no designated substitute course, students are to follow the procedure below and register for the course.
  • Fill out Application for Course Substitution.

  • Consult the Department Chair and the Dean of Academic Programs for Approval.

  • Submit the Form to the Academic Office.

Grades for Retaken Courses or Substitute Courses
When retaking a course or a substitute course, the grade for the failed course will be marked as GR (Grade Replaced) on the transcript. The grade for the course and overall GPA will be changed after retaking a class, but academic warning records given based on grades for the previous semester will not be changed.
Across Programs
Students may register for courses across the English and Korean (E/K) programs based on the following standard.
Standards for Taking Courses Across Programs
Korean program students can take as many English courses (required and elective) as they desire.
English program students can take up to 3 credits (for MDiv, up to 5 credits) throughout the entire degree program.

Course Registration
Course Registration

ㆍCourse Registration Period for Continuing Students
- 4 weeks ahead of semester

ㆍCourse Registration Period for Students who are Returning from Stop-out
- During the Course Add/Drop Period

ㆍMaximum Credits for Each Program

Degree Program Maximum Credits Per Semester Notes
MDiv 17 Credits
  • Up to 2 additional credits (up to 3 credits for MDiv) over the load can be taken with extra fee. 
  • English program students can register up to 3 credits (up to 5 credits for MDiv) of Korean courses within the Duration of Study.
  • Korean program students can register all English courses.
  • Students cannot enroll in a modular class in their final semester
MA 14 Credits
MTS 12 Credits
MEd 11 Credits
MWCM 12 Credits
ThM 9 Credits

English Program - 10 Credits

Korean Program - 12 Credits


Course Add/Drop (Course Correction)
Period : From one week of the semester
Go to the school’s website > Online Service > Course Registration > Course Add/Drop.
If you wish to apply for extra credits, apply online and pay the tuition for extra credits separately during a given period.
Notes Regarding Course Registration
Continuing students must register for next semester's courses in advance. Students returning from stopping-out cannot register in advance; they must register during the Course Add/Drop period after their return.
Courses requiring prerequisites can be registered after passing the required course.