What is the course about?
This course is for people who have completed the first module of the Korean beginners class or have studied Korean for at least 15 hours. You will acquire basic knowledge of the Korean language and culture through mostly speaking and listening.
What will we cover?
Holiday plans, locations,the weather, health, job and hobbies.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
- talk about holiday plans
- give and ask for specific locations
- write simple emails and letters
- talk about weather and its changes
- describe body part and health issues
- talk about oneself - jobs and personal experiences
- talk about hobbies and interests
- simple Korean cuisine recipes.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
You need to have studied Korean for at least 15 hours or have completed the first module of the Korean beginners course module 1 or Korean: an introduction.
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 techniques will be included whenever appropriate. Please note, students are expected to participate in oral classroom activities and to do some homework.
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 3.
General information and advice on courses at Build is available from the Student Centre and Library on Monday to Friday from 12:00 – 19:00.
See the course guide for term dates and further details