- AMCO, executed MOU with Jongro Academy... provision of 4,000 hours annually including comprehensive national university entrance examination and special lectures for individual subjects - Management of Q&A and studying by the lecturers of Jongro Academy who specializes in preparation of national university entrance examination - Holding of seminar on strategy for national university entrance examination by inviting active specialists in national university entrance examination
“Dear parents of students residing at the AMCO TOWN” “Economize the cost of private education”
AMCO, a subsidiary construction company of Hyundai Motors Group of Companies, will be offering, for the first time in Korea, On-line National University entrance Exam Service targeted at the children of occupants of AMCO Town jointly with Jongro Academy, the foremost private academy in Korea.
AMCO (Representative: Kim, Chang Hee; www.amco.co.kr.) announced that the company has recently executed MOU, in the presence of 30 or so interested parties including Mr. Choi, Jong Hak, the Director of Jongro Academy, and Mr. Chun, Chang Young, the vice president of AMCO, at the main conference room located on the 7th floor of headquarters of Hyundai?Kia Motors in Yangjae-dong, for provision of 「Management-type On-line National University entrance Exam Service」 to the children of occupants of ‘AMCO TOWN' at no charge.
This service is a 「Management-type On-line National University entrance Exam Service」 under new concept in which 4,000 hours of lectures and study management by lecturers of Jongro Academy who specializes in national university entrance examination over a period of 1 year will be provided on-line to children (high school students) of occupants of AMCO Town in Shingcheon-dong, Ulsan, which will be completed in 2010.
Although there has been cases in which domestic construction company has provided on-line education service, it is the first time in Korea that a company is planning to provide even the study management service by specialized lecturer for the children.
Key contents of the education include ▲ Comprehensive Class (university entrance examination, essay-type examination) ▲ Individual Subject Class (specialized lecture on theme and strategy) that focuses on preparation for university entrance examination. AMCO will provide the contents of the educational service by having Jongro Academy supply the contents.
In particular, this On-line National University entrance Exam Service will be targeted at the high school children of those who purchase AMCO Town at Shincheon-dong, Ulsan, which will commence sales in April, and the students will be able to receive the on-line video for all the lectures, free of charge, composed at the e-Class of Jongro Academy upon occupancy of the AMCO Town in 2010.
In the case of regular internet comprehensive class of Jongro Academy, it is divided into Liberal Arts class and Science class that enable all the students to avail all subjects of university entrance examination including language, foreign language, mathematics and inquiries. Basic lectures on essay-type study and essay-type and oral-type lectures in preparations for at call and regularly scheduled examinations will also be provided.
Along with this, AMCO is planning to hold strategic seminar for university entrance examination targeted at the purchasers of ‘AMCO TOWN' at Shincheon-dong, Ulsan within the year by inviting active specialist in preparation for university entrance examination to the model house.
Mr. Chun, Chang Young, the Director of Construction Division of AMCO, stated that “the foremost concern of the parents with high school children is the burden of private education” and that “AMCO is offering 「Management-type On-line National University entrance Exam Service」 with the intent to fortify its community service to the occupants of AMCO TOWN.”
Mr. Chun, the Director, added that “after having tested the service with the occupants of AMCO TOWN in Shincheon-dong, Ulsan as the target, the company is planning to expand this service such that the future occupants of AMCO Town will be able to avail such services.”
Mr. Choi, Jong Hak, the Director of Jongro Academy, stated that “although we are now proceeding with educational contents that are focused on university entrance examination, we are planning to gradually diversify the educational domain to education for elementary, middle and high school students as well as on-line English lecture targeted at general public.” End.
* Photo : Mr. Chun, Chang Young, vice president of AMCO (on the right), and Mr. Choi, Jong Hak, the Director of Jongro Academy (on the left), are shaking hand after recently having held ceremony for execution of MOU for 'Management-type On-line National University entrance Exam Service' .