Course Summary

Korean Elementary 1 is suited to those who want to use simple Korean to communicate with family and friends, with people in the workplace, for travel purposes and for a better understanding of Korean people through cultural insights and intercultural skills.

Course Sessions

Thursday, 18th January - 9 classes


Session ID DLAC1901C
18 Jan - 15 Mar 10:30am - 12:30pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$349 / $332 (conc)
Teacher
TBA

Friday, 16th February - 9 classes


Session ID DLAC1902C
16 Feb - 20 Apr 10:30am - 12:30pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$349 / $332 (conc)
Teacher
TBA

Tuesday, 13th March - 9 classes


Session ID DLAC1903C
13 Mar - 8 May 10:30am - 12:30pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$349 / $332 (conc)
Teacher
TBA

In this course students will be covering:

  • Greetings: Expressions for greeting and farewelling will be introduced with appropriate body language and etiquette. These include introducing oneself and others
  • Shopping: Sino-Korean numbers, basic expressions for purchasing and bargaining for goods
  • Food and drink: ordering drinks, basic expressions for dishes and for thanking and refusing a meal
  • The Korean alphabet, Hangul, consonants and vowels, syllables
  • Travelling: telling the time and asking for locations
  • Family, including the Korean family structure

The course will not focus on formal grammar teaching. However, basic sentence patterns and word order in Korean will be introduced.

Learn how to speak beginners Korean!

By the end of this course students should be able to:

  • introduce themselves and others and use basic expressions for meeting, greeting and farewelling;
  • engage in simple conversations and exchange information about families, work, occupations;
  • be familiar with the Korean alphabet;
  • do shopping;
  • order food and drinks in a restaurant;
  • read a short dialogue;
  • have an understanding and appreciation of the values and customs of Korean people.

None.

IF YOU HAVE HAD SOME PREVIOUS EXPOSURE TO THE LANGUAGE, YOU NEED TO CONTACT CAE FOR A SKILL ASSESSMENT PRIOR TO ENROLLING.

N.B. CAE withdrawal policy does not allow for refund or transfer once the course has started in the event that the level of the class is not suitable.

Pen and paper.

Text:
Sogang (Seo-Kang) Korean Student book 1A
ISBN: 9788976995728

AND

Sogang (Seo-Kang) Korean Work book 1A
ISBN: 9788976995735

Available from:

LANGUAGE INTERNATIONAL, 15 Station Street, Kew East Vic 3102 ph: 9857 0030

If ordering from Language International, please note the bookshop only sells the Textbook and Workbook as a single pack. The ISBN for this pack is: 2770000087773.

For further information please contact the Languages Centre on 9652 0677 or email languages@cae.edu.au

***Cancelations or postponements are notified 48 hours before class commencement. Please consider this before purchasing class materials***

Suitable for complete beginners

Last updated: November 8, 2017 02:31pm