Last updated: July 15, 2019 at 4:58 PM
(German, Russian, and Asian Languages and Literature)
Courses of Instruction
Four class hours per week.
Intended for students with little or no previous knowledge of Korean. This course offers intensive training in basic Korean grammar, speaking, listening, reading and writing. Upon completion of the course, students will be able to communicate about everyday situations in simple Korean. Usually offered every fall.
Prerequisite: KOR 10a or the equivalent. Four class hours per week.
Continuation of KOR 10a. Further development of fundamental grammar, spoken and written language proficiency. By the end of the semester, students will be able to read and write short Korean paragraphs and conduct simple yet proper conversations about everyday situations. Usually offered every spring.
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Prerequisite: A grade of C- or higher in KOR 20b or the equivalent. Four class hours per week.
Designed to further develop communicative language skills attained in the beginning level courses with intermediate-level reading and writing exercises involving more complicated grammar and vocabulary. Usually offered every fall.
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-intermediate 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 spring.
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 second year.