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Undergraduate | CUR-KOR200 | 2024

Korean Intermediate 3

Build on your basic Korean language skills. You’ll work on accurate pronunciation and explore past, present and future tense. Look a bit deeper into Korean culture and grow your confidence with the language.

Study method
100% online
Subject may require attendance
Start dates
26 Feb 2024,
26 Aug 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks

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Korean Intermediate 3

About this subject

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

    1. apply grammatical structures appropriately to communicate about themselves, family, personal relationships and general aspects of Korean society at a lower intermediate level of proficiency
    2. comprehend the main ideas or significant information from spoken Korean and from written passages relating to Korean culture and society
    3. demonstrate an ability to speak Korean with accurate pronunciation so as to be understood by a native speaker
    4. produce lower intermediate-level passages on their own interests, and aspects of Korean workplace, society and culture, and express opinions and ideas in the past, present and future tense
    5. compare and contrast selected aspects of Korean language and culture with their own culture and linguistic structures
    6. evaluate how different speech registers relate to social situations in Korea, and use the correct form in relevant social contexts

Entry requirements

Prior study

You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or currently be enrolled in the following subject(s) in a prior study period; or enrol in the following subject(s) to study prior to this subject:

Please note that your enrolment in this subject is conditional on successful completion of these prerequisite subject(s). If you study the prerequisite subject(s) in the study period immediately prior to studying this subject, your result for the prerequisite subject(s) will not be finalised prior to the close of enrolment. In this situation, should you not complete your prerequisite subject(s) successfully you should not continue with your enrolment in this subject. If you are currently enrolled in the prerequisite subject(s) and believe you may not complete these all successfully, it is your responsibility to reschedule your study of this subject to give you time to re-attempt the prerequisite subject(s).


Students with Korean language proficiency equivalent to Korean Beginners 2 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.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

What to study next?

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

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Bachelor of Arts (Korean Studies)

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