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Undergraduate | CUR-KOR110 | 2023

Korean Beginners 2

Course information for 2023 intake

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Study method
100% online
Subject may require attendance
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks

Start dates

  • 29 May 2023
  • 27 Nov 2023
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About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. Apply their learning to simple conversations in Korean in every day social and work contexts with an extended range of vocabulary and level of proficiency
    2. Read and write Korean in all language registers required to negotiate successfully in the Korean workplace and educational contexts
    3. Demonstrate at a higher level of proficiency to Korean Beginners 1 how language practice relates to a wide range of cultural and social contexts in Korea
    4. Contrast between further techniques of foreign language learning, and research and problem-solving skills using Korean resource materials (such as dictionaries and online tools)
    5. Evaluate how intercultural self-awareness and an openness to new ideas affects verbal and non-verbal communication practices in global contexts

Entry requirements

Prior study

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:


Students with Korean language proficiency equivalent to Korean Beginners 1 may enrol in this unit upon successful placement test. Please contact Unit Coordinator for more information.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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What to study next?

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following degrees

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Bachelor of Arts (Korean Studies)

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Bachelor of Arts (Japanese)

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Bachelor of Arts (Chinese)

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