The Department of History is a place to study the vicissitudes of society and the common narrative that has brought us to this point. This study enables students to find out solutions to the problems besetting society, through an understanding of historical facts. It is our purpose to develop professionals with a sound historical consciousness and ethical christian belief, who are able to participate in the development of society.
The History Department, which began as the History-Geography Department in 1956, got the title of the History Department in 1966. Since foundation, it has produced over 1,300 alumni at bachelors level and 110 at master's or doctorate level. Our graduates currently work at universities, middle or high schools, museums and a variety of associated institutions, working for the betterment of Korean society.
3) Faculty Members
The department has seven faculty members, specialized respectively in archeology, ancient Korean history, medieval Korean history, modern Korean history, Chinese history, and western history.