This class aims to promote the active use of Korean in formal speaking as well as reading and writing tasks relating to work, school, problem solving, and public life. Upon completion of this course, students are expected to acquire and use more vocabulary, expressions, and variety of sentence patterns. Students will be more confident in reading published materials in Korean and writing short essays to express personal views on contemporary issues.
(Prerequisites: Intermediate III or equivalent ability demonstrated on placement exam.)
Textbook: Fun! Fun! Korean 3
Korean Language and Culture Center, Korea University
Published by Kyobo
Mondays, 6:15 - 8 PM (January 23 - April 10)
Begins Monday, January 23, 2017
Instructor: Hyunkyu Yi
If you have any questions, please contact Jahee Yu or (212) 759-7525, ext. 301.
Hyunkyu Yi received his B.A. in history and M.A. in East Asian history from Yonsei University in Seoul, Korea. He taught at the Korean Language Institute of Yonsei University from 1988 to 1996, and currently teaches Korean at the Columbia University. He co-authored several textbooks, such as Korean Language 1 & 2 - Easy to Learn (New York, 2000 & 2003), Korean 5, Korean 6, and Korean language curriculum for Korean School (New York, 2011). He has written for the Korean Ministry of Education, Science, and Technology.