About the Course
Beginners 1A is an introductory course to Korean language suitable for complete beginners, with an integrated approach to the Korean language and Korean culture. While the course primarily focuses on oral communication based upon key structures and vocabularies, reading Korean Hangul and some writings are an integral part of the course. The course will use pattern drills to revise and practise the materials covered in the main lectures.
A Sejong Institute Certificate of Completion will be provided if learners attend above 70% of classes and achieve 60% in the final exam.
What you will learn
Korean alphabet Hangul system
Introductions and greetings
Basic verbs & asking questions (e.g. Where are you going?)
Korean numbering system and phone numbers
Speaking about locations
Buying things at the shop
Entry Requirements & Level Test
This course is ideal for anyone interested in learning Korean language and culture, with no or limited prior knowledge of Korean language.
The free online e-book (Sejong Conversation 1) is available on the Sejong Institute website (https://nuri.iksi.or.kr/front/cms/contents/layout2/textbooks/contentsList.do). The printed copy can be purchased on Amazon.
Classroom Code of Conduct
We want to create an engaging and immersive learning environment for everyone. We kindly ask that you:
Do not consume food during class (drinks are allowed).
A change of class may only be available on the 1st week of classes commencing (after discussing and confirming with relevant teachers).
Please bring the ebook or textbook to class.
A full refund is given if applicants notify us in writing at least 5 working days before the start of the course. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
After that, 50% of the course fee will be refunded if cancelled before the start of the course. No refund is given once the course starts.
Here are the steps to register:
To make sure the level is suitable for you, please take the Level Test (except for returning students and complete beginners).
Purchase the course on Richmond's store below to confirm your place.