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ATS2171: Korean introductory 1

Faculty of Arts

Korean introductory 1

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This unit is designed for students with no or little knowledge of the Korean language to build a foundation in their basic knowledge of the Korean language and culture. Students will be introduced to contemporary Korean, with special emphasis on spoken usage for everyday situations. Students will also be introduced to a general overview and understanding of modern Korean history, culture and society.


1 - Quiz/Quizzes - 11% 2 - Listening Exercise/s - 10% 3 - Oral test/assessment - 15% 4 - In class test/s - 12% 5 - Oral test/assessment - 20% 6 - Written exercise/s - 20% 7 - Online test - 12%


Minimum total expected workload to achieve the learning outcomes for this unit is 144 hours per semester typically comprising a mixture of scheduled learning activities and independent study. Scheduled activities may include a combination of teacher directed learning, peer directed learning and online engagement.