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Learn to Speak Korean 1

Welcome to Learn to Speak Korean 1!This course is for beginner students who are familiar with the Korean alphabet, Hangeul. Through this course students will...
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Video: 5h 55m
Language: English

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Description

Welcome to Learn to Speak Korean 1!

This course is for beginner students who are familiar with the Korean alphabet, Hangeul. Through this course students will learn the skills essential for daily interactions with Koreans while living in Korea.

This course consists of six modules, and each module is composed of five units. Each unit has vocabulary, grammar and expressions, conversation practice, video clips, quizzes, a workbook, and vocabulary lists. In order to assist students with their independent studies, Korean learning materials such as lecture notes, workbooks, and vocabulary lists detailing each day’s lecture are also provided. The vocabulary lists are accompanied by English, Chinese, and Japanese translations.

I hope that you enjoy all this program has to offer over the next six weeks. After studying in this program, you will be able to have a real Korean conversation with your newly acquired knowledge of the Korean language. Thank you!

Your Course Team

Chief Contents Developer: Sang Mee Han
Contents Developers: Bock Ja Lee, Yoo Kyung Choi, Ha Min Cho, Ju Eun Kim
Production Assistants: Jin Hee Kim, Eun Hye Kim

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Requirements

There is no prerequisite, anyone can begin this course.. This course is also great for beginners without any Other Languages knowledge.

This course is for

This course is suitable for beginners.

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Who is the instructor? Is Sang Mee Han a SCAM or a TRUSTED instructor?

Sang Mee Han has created 1 courses that got 2,604 reviews which are generally positive. Sang Mee Han has taught 291102 students and received a 4.89 average review out of 2,604 reviews. Depending on the information available, Sang Mee Han is a TRUSTED instructor.
Korean Language Institute
Yonsei University
Sang Mee Han is a professor at the Korean Language Institute, a part of the Institute of Language Research and Education at Yonsei University. Since 1989, she has taught Korean language and culture at Yonsei KLI to overseas Koreans and other international students from all over the world. She obtained her Ph.D. from the Department of Korean Language and Literature at Yonsei University. She has acted as Director of Academic Affairs and Director of Student Affairs for the Korean Language Institute, and as Director of Research Affairs and Director of Academic Affairs for the Institute for Training Korean Language Instructors at the Yonsei University Institute of Language Research and Education. She is the lead author of Yonsei Korean in 3 Weeks 1, the main resource book for this lecture, “Learn to Speak Korean 1.” As lead author, she has also written Yonsei Korean 3, Yonsei Korean Reading 4, and the Yonsei Korean in 3 Weeks 6 Teachers’ Guidebook, which serve as the main textbooks and teachers’ guidebook at Yonsei KLI. In the field of Education of Korean as a Foreign Language, she has given lectures on subjects including Studies in Korean Textbooks as a Foreign Language and Studies in Teaching Productive Skills of the Korean Language at the Yonsei University Graduate School of Education. The areas of focus for her research are Pragmatic Errors Faced by Korean Language Learners, Korean Cultural Education, Online Education, and other issues in Korean Language Education. She has served as a board member in such leading societies for Korean education as the International Association for Korean Language Education, and the Korean Language and Culture Education Society, and currently acts as a vice president of the Korean Society of Bilingualism.

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