Korean Course Descriptions
380.101-102 First Year Korean
Introduces the Korean alphabet, Hangeul. Covers basic elements of the Korean language, high-frequency words and phrases, including cultural aspects. Focuses on oral fluency reaching limited proficiency, where one can handle simple daily conversations. No Satisfactory/ Unsatisfactory. 3 credits. Spring 2017 syllabus
380.201-202 Second Year Korean
Prereq: Existing demonstrable skills in spoken Korean.
Aims for improving oral proficiency and confident control of grammar with vocabulary building and correct spelling intended. Reading materials of Korean people, places, and societies will enhance cultural understanding and awareness. Project due on Korean cities. 3 credits. Spring 2017 syllabus
380.301-302 Third Year Korean
Emphasizes reading literacy in classic and modern Korean prose, from easy essays to difficult short stories. Vocabulary refinement and native-like grasp of grammar explored. Project due on Korean culture. 3 credits. Spring 2017 syllabus