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SOAS Language Centre

Korean Beginners 1 - On Campus Intensive Course August 2022

An on campus intensive course in Korean for complete beginners

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Korean Beginners 1 on campus intensive course is a 1-week daytime course aimed at complete beginners. The course aims to provide a thorough introduction to basic Korean with the accent on practical spoken Korean; to provide familiarity with the Korean pronunciation and script; coverage of basic grammar and essential vocabulary and the ability to communicate within a limited range of situations.

Duration: 20 hours of classes, 1 week

Korean Beginners 1 On Campus Intensive (42883)
August 2022 Timetable:
(1 hour lunch break each day from 12:00-13:00)

Day Date Time
Monday 1st August 10:00-12:00 + 13:00-15:00
Tuesday 2nd August 10:00-12:00 + 13:00-15:00
Wednesday 3rd August 10:00-12:00 + 13:00-15:00
Thursday 4th August 10:00-12:00 + 13:00-15:00
Friday 5th August 10:00-12:00 + 13:00-15:00

The course is taught in English and Korean and includes coverage of the four skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing and a good balance between understanding the systems of Korean grammar and vocabulary, developing the skills of comprehending and producing Korean in speech and writing, guided practice in language usage and use and authentic communicative activities.

The Korean course materials page shows you what you need to buy for this course.

All levels of the Sejong Korean E-Book are available on the Nuri SejongHakdang website.

Course materials are not included in the course fee and can also be purchased from the SOAS bookshop

£329. Please see our Fees Page for full information and discounts available.

Bloomsbury campus of SOAS, University of London

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Room details will be provided once the enrolment period for the course has closed.

Terms and Conditions
Before applying, please be sure that you have read the SOAS Language Centre Terms and Conditions.

How to Apply
This Korean Beginners 1 course is aimed at complete beginners, no previous knowledge is required. Click here to enrol for Korean Beginners 1 (42883) on campus intensive August 2022. ​Please note that places are first come first served. Enrolments are taken until the course is fully booked, or up to midnight 17th July, whichever is soonest.

Continuing your study
This course is equivalent to the 10 week Korean Beginners 1 level. Students completing this may progress to Beginners 2 for the October 2022 term, or a future term at SOAS Language Centre.