Undergraduate Schools


Communications table
Location Gabriel Hall #209
Telephone +82 2 705 8376
E-mail gscom@sogang.ac.kr
Homepage http://esgcomm.sogang.ac.kr

Educational Purpose

Mass Communications focuses on the study of various forms of communication mediums, which greatly influences the modern society and analysis of the social means of these mediums. Through these research and study, act as lubricant of modern society in journalism field, television, radio and broadcasting field, which includes all kinds of new media, at the same time, put together science and arts through cultural mediums such as advertising/public relations field, drama and film. Also through field of performing and visual arts, internet and smart media, and SNS, which play a critical role in elevating the quality of peoples’ lives, the purpose of Department of Mass Communications is to nurture experts who will engage in digital media/contents fields and contribute towards the development of information society.

Specialization of Education

Media Information
The Media Information major is striving to develop educational and academic traditions of Sogang University Department of Mass Communications. Also the media information major is committed to nurture journalists and communication experts who will play a leading role in new media industry as well as journalism and broadcasting.

Digital Media and Contents
Digital Media and Contents field has moved a step forward from the traditional mediums such as TV and radio, following the changes of media through development of innovative digital technology and taking much more interest in new media such as smartphone and tablet PC, 3D movie and smart TV.

Performing and Visual Arts
The interest towards drama and film is the uniqueness of Performing and Visual Arts major at Sogang University Department of Mass Communications. Especially, the drama in performing arts field of the department has carried out its tradition for 40 years.

Advertising and Public Relations
Faculties of Advertising and Public Relations major are one of the most promising professions. The biggest strength of this major is to nurture talents with sense of balance in theory and hands-on experiences through lecture, practical training, various industry-university project, internship and substantial exchange with other majors at Sogang University.

Course Information


Faculty table
Name Areas of Specialization E-mail
Cho, Maeng-ki History of Korean Journalism, History of Journalism Ideas maingki@sogang.ac.kr
Choi, Hyung-woo Contents Distribution Business profchoe@sogang.ac.kr
Hyun, Dae-won Telecommunication dhyun@sogang.ac.kr
Hwang, In-sung Visual and Cultural Theory inwhang@sogang.ac.kr
Jang, Yong-ho Media Economics YHCHANG@sogang.ac.kr
Kim, Kyun Journalism kyunkim@sogang.ac.kr
Kim, Myong-joon Theory of Information Society, Theory of New Media mjunk@sogang.ac.kr
Kim, Soo-yeon PR, CSR sooyeon1020@gmail.com
Kim, Yong-soo Performance, Visual Communication sookim@sogang.ac.kr
Kim, Jung-hyun Digital Media, Computer-Mediated Communication JUNGHYUNK@sogang.ac.kr
Kim, Chung-hyun Advertising, Marketing chkim@sogang.ac.kr
Kim, Hak-soo Communication Theory, Science Communication hskim@sogang.ac.kr
Lee, Soo-young Journalism, Study of Digital Media Consumer sooyoung@sogang.ac.kr
Lee, Hee-joon Creation of Theater and Musicals wintercoin@sogang.ac.kr
Lim, Jeong-sup Journalism, News Production, Online Journalism limj@sogang.ac.kr
Na, Eun-young Persuasive Communication, Media Psychology, Research Methodology ena@sogang.ac.kr
Shin, Ho-chang PR, Internal Communication hochang@sogang.ac.kr
Won, Yong-jin Broadcasting, Cultural Research yongjin@sogang.ac.kr
Yoo, Hyun-jae Health Communication, Advertising bus89@sogang.ac.kr
Yun, Gak Advertising kyoon@sogang.ac.kr