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College of Political Science & Public Administration

Department of Police Administration

Introduction

The Department of Police Administration fosters leader with academic knowledge and character generally pursued by college education, which is known as the 'cradle of intellectuals', and educates expert administrators of police organizations aimed maintaining safety and order in our society by effectively preventing and responding to various harms and crimes that occur in our rapidly changing social environment.

An academic approach is made on police studies including the organization, personnel and planning of the Korean police, criminology for crime prevention and crime suppression as safety activities for the society, police law for invoking police power, and criminal law as a crime response system to acquire various and specialized knowledge through systemized education. In addition to this, students are given the opportunity to develop even further academically to respond to the age of globalization, localization and informationization, while enhancing the conflict resolving abilities, efficient resource management abilities, and assertive work conduct abilities needed in police organizations, administrative organizations and the private sector.

As stated above, the Department of Police Administration aims at exploring the overall academic discipline starting with police administration based on the character that intellectual should have, and furthermore, contribute in fostering expert human resources to meet the demands of not only the police, but administrative organizations and the legal sector.

Detailed Educational Goal

  • Train police executives with a clear sense of duty
  • Train senior public officials through police, public administration and legal studies
  • Train various public officials based on the spirit of serving
  • Enroll in law school based on studies in various fields such as criminology and investigational studies

Job Fields

Senior police officers and police officers
High ranking positions at the National Information Service, Court, Prosecutor's office and fire departments, etc
Senior positions in correctional and private security
High ranking positions through various national examinations
Enrollment in law school or studying abroad

Faculty

  • Sung, Do Kyung, Professor

    - Temple Univ., Public Administration Theory, Quantitative Analysis

    dksung@ynu.ac.kr
  • Seong, Hong-Jae, Professor

    - Eberhard - Karls - Univ. Tuebingen, Policelaw

    rabenschwarz@ynu.ac.kr
  • Kim Dong Lyoul, Associate Professor

    - Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet Muenchen, Criminal law

    strafrecht@yu.ac.kr

※ sorted by the position and Korean name

Curriculum

Department Of Police Administration

Curriculum
1-1
CONVERGENCE- AND INTEGRATION-BASED THINKING AND WRITING
The ability of analyzing and solving problems is emphasized as one of the conditions for survival in the 21st century and one of the core elements of creative capabilities. This course was designed to cultivate convergence- and integration-based creative capabilities, which are integrated problem-solving capabilities to collect, analyze and process knowledge and information by reinforcing the ability of analyzing and solving problems, recreate it in a synthetic fashion, and express it effectively through speech and writing. The course will help the students cultivate their synesthesia thinking and communication skills based on sympathy with other human beings, understanding of the community, and positivity or Gongseong that is sought after by Yeungnam University. Its ultimate goals are to promote the students' creative knowledge development and reinforce their writing capabilities consistently through "convergence- and integration-based thinking and writing as a problem-solving approach."
1-1
CRIME IN MODERN SOCIETY
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1-1
PRACTICAL CHINESE(I)
This course is for students just beginning to learn Chinese. The most difficult aspect of learning Chinese is pronunciation. So, first of all, in this course students will learn how to pronounce Chinese correctly. Then, through topics of daily life conversation, students will learn the basic communication skills Chinese as well as basic grammar.
1-1
PROFESSIONAL ENGLISH
The aim of the course is to help students develop basic English verbal skills in real life situations. The course will be co-taught by Korean and Native English instructors. Korean instructors will provide students with basic English structure, vocabulary, and expressions, and students will be encouraged to practice speaking English utilizing basic English structures. Students will further practice expressing themselves in English with native English instructors.
1-1
SEMINAR FOR ACADEMIC LIFE
1. Summary of the course This course is to assist university freshmen in CRM designing to adapt university life well through the instruction and counselling of supervising professor. (This course is composed of self analysis, personality type test, career research, instruction for the success of university life, career plan and direction setting, CRM designing method and CRM designing. The course should be teaching in classes of the students by supervising professor.) 2. Course objectives This course is to motivate the students before the mid term exam and provide students with self analysis, personality type test (MBTI or TCI) and career research (YAT test). Also, this course shall has a plan to instruct the students to enhance the efficiency of university life through career and time management. In addition, this course is to make a chance for the students to have practical assistance to university life by providing study method, report designing strategy and the information on academic system and various kinds of internal programs of the university. After the mid term exam, the students will be instructed to set the direction of career designing through continuous counselling of supervising professor and the students will be able to establish CRM designing and execution plan.
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UNDERSTANDING OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
This course introduces the basic theory and practice of public administration in modern society. Students will learn the basic theory of public administration including public policy, public organization, personnel administration, financial administration, administrative ethics, and administrative reform, etc.. In addition to that, this course produces understanding and analyzing several problems of Korean public administration.
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ENGLISH READINGS 1 FOR POLICE ADMINISTRATION
The purpose of this course is to improve student's English ability so that it can be applied to the theory and practice of police administration, through the study of interpretation, writing, and conversation related to police administration.
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POLICE DEFENSIVE TACTICS (Ⅰ)
This course is composed of theory, philosophy, principle, and basic skills of Self-defense. The main goal is to cultivate rigorous mind and body required to carry out various police operations.
1-2
ACADEMIC ENGLISH
The aim of the course is to help students increase their fluency and accuracy in English. The course will be co-taught by Korean and Native English instructors. Korean instructors will provide students with an opportunity to practice English structure, vocabulary, and expressions, and students will be encouraged to enhance their verbal skills by actively participating in classroom activities. Students will further practice expressing themselves in English with native English instructors.
1-2
PRACTICAL CHINESE(II)
This course is for students who successfully completed Practical Chinese(I). Students should be aware of basic Chines grammar and can speak a little Chinese. This course will focus on a little more advanced grammar and expressions. Utilizing a variety of common everyday situations, students will practice what they have learned in Practical Chinese (I)
1-2
CRIMINAL LAW I
This course examines the historical basis of the crime, criminal law system, the substantive elements of crimes, and tasks and functions of criminal law.
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INTRODUCTION OF PUBLIC ADMINSTRATION
Students will learn in-depth study related to the basic theory of public administration. (2008~) To be more specific, this course introduces the value problems such as public interest, justice, rationality, effectiveness, and redundancy, and market and government failure, government regulation, privatization, public choice theory and new institutionalism, etc.
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POLICE DEFENSIVE TACTICS(Ⅱ)
Based on the basic physical power, this course provides the basis for the technical learning and spirit cultivation required for the performance of police’s duty.
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PRINCIPLES OF CIVIL LAW
As a course to learn about the basic knowledge on principles of the civil law, students learn various kinds of legal principles and institution such as leading principles of civil law, rights and duties of all concerned, change of rights, expecially legal action, etc.

Contact

  • +82-53-810-2910
  • +82-53-810-4635