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Thesis Submission Qualification Exam (Major Exam&Foreign language Exam)

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 students should apply for the exam(major & foreign language exam) through SNU potal during application period. (* The information of exam will be noticed in website because the application period will be changed every semester)

    

• Major Exam (Master, Doctoral) in School of biological sciences

(Student ID# former 2010)

    

1. Student ID# former 2010 ~ (Master, Doctoral), Student ID# 2008~ (Combined Master/Doctoral) : Students who have registered at least 2 semesters( Combined Master/Doctoral : 4 semester) and taken at least 9 credits( Combined Master/Doctoral : 36 credits).

2. Major Exam: A written major exam will be held as before. (The students should apply for the exam through SNU potal during application period and the major exam date will be taken at date of announcement.

    

• Major Exam (Master, Doctoral) in School of biological sciences

(Student ID# after 2011)

    

1. Student ID# 2011 ~ 2012 (Master, Doctoral), Student ID# 2009 ~ (Former Combined Master/Doctoral) : Students who have registered at least 2 semesters( Combined Master/Doctoral : 4 semester) and taken at least 9 credits( Combined Master/Doctoral : 36 credits).

    

2. Detailed Major Exam

○ Common Core Courses(핵심공통교과목) - Master, Doctoral course

No.

Subject Number

Title of Subject 

Remarks

Credits

1

3344.603

Advanced Developmental Biology

발생생물학

3

2

3344.610

Advanced Ecology

생태학특론

3

3

3344.617

Molecular and Cellular Biology 1

분자세포생물학 1

3

4

3344.618

Molecular and Cellular Biology 2

분자세포생물학 2

3

5

3344.632

Advanced plant science

식물과학특론

3

6

3344.633

Advanced microbiology

미생물학특론

3

7

3344.634

Organismal biology

개체생물학특론

3

8

3344.770

Advanced Evolutionary Biology

진화생물학특론

3


○ Evaluation Method

    

Course

Evaluation

Success or failure

Master course

1. Grade of Common Core courses (on 2 courses)

- Full marks : 50 points

2. Research Plan Evaluation

- Full marks : 50 points

A student who achieve an average mark above 60 can pass the exam.

Doctoral course

    

1. Grade of Common Core courses(on 3 courses)

- Full marks : 20 points (*Average Score for 3 courses should be more than 12 points)

2. Research Plan oral Evaluation - Full marks : 20 points

3. Research Plan written Evaluation

- Full marks : 60 points

A student who achieve an average mark above 70 can pass the exam.

= Student ID# 2011,2012 / (Form2)
= Student ID# 2013 ~ / (New-Form 2)

    

    

## (Completed doctoral course after student ID# 2009. Feb.) they should submit the dissertation proposal before the 6 months from doctoral thesis examination.

    

    

The foreign language examination for foreign students

    

Regulations pertaining to the foreign language examinations for foreign students are listed below.

    

1. Students who have registered at least 1 semester

2. (The foreign language examination for foreign students) Regulations pertaining to the foreign language examinations for foreign students are listed below.

- Students from a college that requires only 1 foreign language(including English) should choose one language among English(TEPS or TOEFL) or Korean.

    

▣ Student’s mother language is not English(either as a common official language or an official language), he or she must choose English (TEPS or TOEFL-CBT/IBT) or Korean(exam or taking course).

    

▣ Student’s mother language is English (either as a common official language or an official language), he or she must choose Korean(exam or taking course).

    

[English]

★ Required score for graduation

* TEPS

Student ID# 2008~ : more than 551 points

Student ID# 2001~ : more than 550 points

Student ID# former 2000~: more than 501 points

(Note: WCU: Brain and Cognitive Science – more than 664 points)

    

 

* TOEFL(CBT/IBT)

Student ID# 2008~ : more than 210/77 points

Student ID# 2001~ : more than 210/77 points

Student ID# former 2000~: more than 193/69 points

(Note: WCU: Brain and Cognitive Science – more than 233/90 points)

    

 

[Korean]

=> (Korean language examination for foreign students)

① The Korean language examination for foreign students is conducted in March and September. It is supervised by the Office of Academic Affairs.

② The Korean language examination lasts for 60min.

③ A written Korean exam will be held separately depending on the program (master/doctoral) and the field of study (humanities/social sciences/natural sciences/art).

    

=> (Korean courses for foreign students)

Title of Courses : Korean and Korean culture 1,2

When a student receives a grade of "C- or higher" or "S" for a Korean course taken as a substitute for a comprehensive examination during the regular semester or during the sessions that are held during summer/winter vacations (Korean and Korean culture 1,2), the Korean examination may be exempted but the grade does not count as part of the completion credit.