Sections

Korean

Last updated: August 17, 2016 at 4:22 p.m.

(1-99) Primarily for Undergraduate Students

KOR 10a Beginning Korean
Four class hours per week.
Offers intensive training in the basics of Korean grammar, listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Students acquire Korean language proficiency through various interactive classroom activities, workbook, audio, video and computer-assisted exercises. Intended for students with little or no previous knowledge of Korean. Usually offered every year.
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KOR 20b Continuing Korean
Prerequisite: KOR 10a or the equivalent. Four class hours per week.
Offers intensive training in intermediate Korean grammar, listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Students acquire Korean language proficiency through various interactive classroom activities, workbook, audio, and computer-assisted exercises. Usually offered every year.
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KOR 30a Intermediate Korean
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Prerequisite: KOR 20b or the equivalent. Four class hours per week.
For students with some study of Korean. Continues presentation of basic grammar and vocabulary of the language within the context of Korean culture, and practice of the four language skills. Special attention to reading and writing skills, as well as practical conversation. Usually offered every year.
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KOR 40b Advanced Intermediate Korean
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Prerequisite: KOR 30a or permission of the instructor. Four class hours per week.
Continues the development of advanced oral and literacy skills through formal presentations, discussion, and composition practices. A business Korean component will also be incorporated into the course to prepare students for job opportunities. Usually offered every year.
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(100-199) For Both Undergraduate and Graduate Students

KOR 100a Introduction to Korean Culture
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Taught in English.
Introduces students to major aspects of traditional and contemporary Korean culture. By exploring various socio-cultural elements and issues in traditional and modern Korea, students will be able to identify uniqueness of Korean culture and fully appreciate the roots of Korean culture. Usually offered every year.
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