At Koreansk Kulturcenter we offer different levels & subjects of Korean courses.

All of our regular courses for the spring semester 2019 runs from February to June. See them here.

Regular Courses

M 1

Course Description: Module 1 is designed for those who have no (or very limited) prior knowledge of the Korean language.
Student Learning Outcomes: Students will be able to understand the principles of Hangul, the Korean writing system, read and pronounce properly. Students will also be able to say greetings in Korean and will know basic vocabularies in topics such as things, family, job, place and so on. Students will be able to introduce themselves and other in Korean.

The Grammar you can learn in Module 1 

  •  Hangul
  • 이에요/예요(to be)
  •  ‘은/는’, ‘이/가’, ‘을/를’, ‘에’, ‘에서’, ‘에게’, ‘부터’, ‘까지’, ‘도’, ‘와/과’ particles
  • 아요/어요/여요 (present tense)
  • (으)세요 (to ask)
  • 고 싶다 (want to)
M 2

Course Description: Module 2 is designed for those who know Hangul and can speak basic Korean.
Student Learning Outcomes: Students will be able to ask and answer simple personal questions in Korean. Students will be able to explain their daily routine and talk about the past and future. Students will know about the basic culture of everyday life in Korea as well.

The Grammar you can learn in Module 2

  •  Suggestion expressions: –읍시다, -을까요 
  •  ‘(으)로’, ‘에서’, ‘까지’, ‘만’ particles
  • 았/었/였어요 (past tense)
  • -겠-,  -(으)ㄹ 거예요 (will, future tense)
  • ‘ㄷ’, ‘ㄹ’, ‘ㅎ’ 동사 (action verbs with ‘ㄷ’, ‘ㄹ’, ‘ㅎ’ last consonant)
  • -고,  -지만,  -아/어/여서 (and / but / so)
  • Negative expressions: 못,  -지 않다,  -지 말다
M 3

Course Description: Module 3 is designed for those who have a Korean learning experience and can communicate in Korean at a basic level.
Student Learning Outcomes: Students will be able to have a simple communication on topics related to daily life. Also, students will be able to ask and answer frequently asked questions in places such as supermarkets and restaurants. Students will as well be able to make simple explanations about their experiences or thoughts in Korean.

• The Grammar you can learn in Module 3

  • Expression of conjecture: – (으)ㄹ 거예요,  -은/는 것 같다
  • ‘한테서’, ‘이나’, ‘밖에’ particles
  •  -기 때문에 (because of)
  • 아/어/여 보다 (try to)
  • 은/는 적이 있다 (be used to),  -(으)ㄹ 때 (when)
  • -(으)면 (if, when)
  • -은/는데 (topic switching, background description, contrast)
M 4

Course Description: Module 4 is designed for those who have a Korean learning experience and can speak their own experiences or opinions in Korean
Student Learning Outcomes: Students will be able to communicate about general social and abstract topics such as occupation, love, education, etc. and their own interests in the specific field. Students will be able to form their opinion in complex Korean sentences.

• The Grammar you can learn in Module 4

  • Expressions of permission, obligation, and prohibition (-으면 안된다, -어도 되다, -어야 하다)
  • Expressions of plan or intention (-을까 하다, -기로 하다)
  • Expression of uncertainty (-을지 모르겠다)
  • Various endings giving specific nuances (-나요, -는데, 다가, 는데요? -으려면)
  • ㅅ동사
  • Particles (-에다가, 만큼)
M 5

Course Description: Module 5 is designed for experienced Korean learners who can speak their own experiences or opinions relatively fluently.
Student Learning Outcomes: Students will be able to communicate relatively fluent about general social issues and abstract topics such as occupation, love, education, etc. and their interests. They will be able to speak the written language and spoken language properly. They will as well be able to understand Korean society and culture reflected in the daily life of Koreans such as cultures related to the age.

M 6

Course Description: Module 6 is designed for advanced Korean learners who can speak and write their own experiences and opinions in Korean fluently.
Student Learning Outcomes: Students will be able to express their opinions and thoughts about general social issues and abstract topics such as occupation, love, education, etc. and their work. They will be able to express their opinions on various topics. They will be able to adjust the polite levels in their language depending on the listener and the situation. Also, they will be able to use the formal and informal form of language properly. Students will as well be able to understand the social and cultural characteristics of Korea and compare it with their own culture.

Special Theme Course

Every Tuesday from February we will have special courses. Each class will be 4 weeks/one month course.
You can take these classes additionally besides regular classes.
The subject of these courses will be as follow;

  • Hangul
  • Pronunciation
  • K-pop

Special cultural events

We will make Special cultural events related to Korean culture.
The subjects of these events could be:

  • Korean food making
  • Korean national holidays event
  • Academic seminar
  • Workshop & lecture relate to Korean language and culture