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Research Center for British and American Language and Culture(RCBALC)

LocationT117
Phone82-31-670-5310
Fax82-31-670-5319
E-mailjsch95@hknu.ac.kr

Mission Statement

Research Center for British and American Language and Culture(RCBALC) is established to accomplish the following purposes.

1. The promotion of research on British and American culture, English linguistics, and English education.

2. The establishment of cooperative relationships with other research institutes in the related areas.

3. Carrying out research and other projects in the related areas.

4. The enhancement of national competitiveness through studies on English linguistics, British and American culture and English education.

5. The development of human resources with global mindset and professionalism.

History

2010.11.17Establishment of RCBALC
2010.11.17Hosting the first annual English Speed Contest
2010.11.22-2010.11.23Hosting the annual English drama performance "Mamma Mia"
2010. 12Publication of the ninth issue of the semi-annual English magazine "Hankyong Chronicle"
2011.11.14Hosting the second annual English Speech Contest
2011.11.16-2011.11.17Hosting the annual English drama performance "Pygmalion"
2011.12Publication of the eleventh issue of the semi-annual English magazine "Hankyong Chronicle"
2012.11.8Hosting the third annual English Speech Contest
2012.11.14-2012.11.15Hosting the annual English drama performance "The Merchant of Venice"
2012.11.29Hosting the first annual English department Conference
2013.03.20The Chief British and American Language and Culture
2013.05Publication of the fourteen issue of the semi-annual English magazine "Hankyong Chronicle"
2013.09.26Hosting the fourth annual English Speech Contest
2013.11Publication of the fifteenth issue of the semi-annual English magazine "Hankyong Chronicle"
2013.11 27-2013.11.28Hosting the annual English drama performance "Our Town"
2013.12.05Hosting the second annual English department Conference
2014.05.Hosting the eighteenth annual TOEIC Contest
2014.05.Publication of the sixteenth issue of the semi-annual English magazine, "Hankyong Chronicle"
2014.05.22Hosting the fifth annual English Speech Contest
2014.11Publication of the seventeenth issue of the semi-annual English magazine, "Hankyong Chronicle"
2014.11.19-2014.11.20Hosting the annual English drama performance, "Macbeth"
2014.12.01Hosting the third annual English department Conference

Major Businesses

1. Carrying out studies on English linguistics and British and American culture.

2. Carrying out studies on research trends of English education and exchange research information among the related research institues.

3. Carrying out institutional and outside research projects on English education.
4. Development and management of institutional English education and British and American culture promotion programs.

- hosting annual TOEIC Contest
- hosting annual English Speech Contest
- hosting annual English Drama
- hosting annual English department Conference
- publication of semi
-annual English magazine, “Hankyong Chronicle”
- operation of English Lounge

Future Plans

1. Establishment of research cooperation with domestic and international institutes in the area of British and American language and culture

2. Hosting research events on English linguistics and British and American culture promotion

3. Development of English education and in-service English teacher training programs

4. Publication of research journals and other research-related materials

5. Development and operation of international human resources development programs

6. Development and operation of other programs that fulfill the missions of the center