Korean: an introduction for absolute beginners

Course Dates: 12/06/20 - 03/07/20
Time: 17:30 - 20:15
Location: Online
Tutors:
Jiwon Kim

Learn to speak Korean and develop your speaking and listening skills in these communicative classes, which emphasise the practical use of the language.Suitable for complete beginners. Please note that this course will take place online.

This course will be delivered online. See the ‘How will I be taught’ section in course details for more information.

Description

What is the course about?

This self-contained course is for complete beginners to acquire basic knowledge of the Korean language and culture and to develop their speaking and listening skills.

What will we cover?

Topics: personal information, signs, numbers, daily routine, food.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

- to greet people

- to introduce oneself and others

- to give personal information

- to ask for personal information

- learn the Korean alphabet

- to use number and prices

- to tell and understand the time

- to order food.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

This course is for complete beginners.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

The lessons are based on the communicative approach. The emphasis is put on speaking and listening. There will be pair and group work as well as role-plays. Audio-visual materials will be included whenever appropriate. Please note, students are expected to participate in oral classroom activities and to do some homework.

This course will be delivered online, and will involve tutor presentation and class discussion. Student preparation and homework outside class times is strongly encouraged. To fully participate in this online class you will need:
- An email address
- A reliable internet connection
- A computer/laptop/tablet with a fully updated browser (preferably google chrome). Your device will need a microphone, and preferably a camera.

This course will be delivered online, and will involve tutor presentation and class discussion. Student preparation and homework outside class times is strongly encouraged. To fully participate in this online class you will need:
- An email address
- A reliable internet connection
- A computer/laptop/tablet with a fully updated browser (preferably google chrome). Your device will need a microphone, and preferably a camera.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

Your tutor will advise you on the coursebook on the first session.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Korean beginners: module 2.

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Book your place

Course Code: LBMKR1

Fri, eve, 12 Jun - 03 Jul '20

Duration: 4 sessions (over 4 weeks)

Full fee: £129.00
Senior fee: £103.00
Concession: £79.00

Or call to enrol: 020 7831 7831

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