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Undergraduate | CUR-KOR210 | 2024

Korean Intermediate 4

Progress your intermediate Korean language skills. After completing this subject, you’ll be able to read Korean and chat about general aspects of living and working in Korea. Work on interactive conversations like interviews and catching up with friends. 

Study method
100% online
Subject may require attendance
Start dates
27 May 2024,
25 Nov 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks

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Korean Intermediate 4

About this subject

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

    1. apply intermediate grammatical structures appropriately to communicate about general aspects of their own and Korean society and culture at an intermediate level of proficiency
    2. demonstrate the ability to comprehend and debate the main ideas or significant information from authentic spoken and written Korean materials
    3. describe and exchange information on cultural and social issues, such as social customs for significant life events
    4. create intermediate-level passages on aspects of Korean workplace, society and culture, and compose longer, grammatically accurate narratives
    5. demonstrate the incorporation of various clausal connectives and transitional words to make sentences more complex

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 intermediate 3 may enrol in this unit upon successful placement test. Please contact Unit Coordinator for more information.

Additional requirements

  • Equipment requirements - Headset with microphone.
  • Other requirements - Computer camera (either inbuilt or webcam), Access to a scanner or smartphone.

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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