Korean beginners: an introduction

Course Dates: 12/10/23 - 30/11/23
Time: 19:35 - 21:05
Location: Keeley Street
Learn to speak Korean and develop your speaking and listening skills on this introductory course, which emphasises the practical use of the language.Suitable for complete beginners.
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Full fee £159.00 Senior fee £159.00 Concession £103.00

Course Code: LKR11

Thu, eve, 12 Oct - 30 Nov '23

Duration: 8 sessions (over 8 weeks)

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What is the course about?

This 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?

Greeting people and introducing oneself and others, basic verbs, numbers, locations, food.

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

- pronounce consonants/vowels
- use basic greetings
- use place and action verbs
- use informal/polite endings
- use Sino and Korean numbers
- explain where something is
- order food at restaurant or in a shop.

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?

Our courses are characterised by spoken interaction and communication. Typical activities include pair work, group work, role plays and games. A range of resources will be used to support your learning including presentations, hand-outs, and audio-visual material.
Homework is highly recommended to consolidate learning.

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

The textbook used will be Sejong Korean Conversation 1, but as this is an introductory course you do not have to purchase it.

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

Please check with your course tutor.

We’re sorry. We don’t have a bio ready for the tutor of this class at the moment, but we’re working on it! Watch this space.