Course Description

Course Name

Intermediate Korean II

Session: VSOU1522

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

High Intermediate

  • Prior to enrolling in courses at this language level, students must have completed or tested out of a minimum of three semesters (or five quarters) at the college level.

Overview

Course Description: 

This course is intended for students who have BASIC knowledge of the Korean language. It aims to give students an understanding of the Korean language. Students will learn the necessary themes and useful functions in the daily lives.

Textbooks (both are required): 

Fun! Fun! Korean Vol. 2 Textbook  재미있는 한국어 2

Fun! Fun! Korean Vol. 2 Workbook 재미있는 한국어 워크북 2

Author:     Korean Language and Culture Center, Korea University

Publisher:  Kyobo (January 30, 2008)

The ISC office do not sell the textbooks and it is your responsibility to obtain both copies of the books before the first day of class.

Course Schedule:

This schedule is tentative and is subject to change. Any changes will be announced in class.

Week

Date

Key Structures & Grammar

Topic

Function

Vocabulary

Culture

1

28/06

29/06

30/06

Placement Test

Writing – 한국 생활 경험

Grammar – Ending, Tense

Self-introduction

 

 

►Majors

►Jobs

 

 

2

04/07

05/07

06/07

07/07

Activity of Chap. 1,  Majors

–네요, 호칭

-고 있다, --/ 있다

-이/가 아니라, -이/가 되다

Chap. 1 Self-introduction

►Introducing yourself in formal and informal settings

 

 

►How to call a Korean by name

3

11/07

12/07

13/07

14/07

Hobbies Expressions, -(으)ㄹ 수 있다

-(으)ㄹ 때, Frequency Expressions

Numbers Expressions, -(이)나/거나

-기 때문에 Activity of Chap. 2

Chap. 2 Hobby

 

►Talking about hobbies

►Introducing your hobbies

►Hobbies

►Frequency

►Numbers

►Internet community

 

4

18/07

19/07

20/07

21/07

(-처럼), Expressions related to

putting on & taking off,

Past tense modifier(-은)

Activity of Chap. 7

Chap. 7 Appearance and clothes

►Describing appearance  and clothes

►Describing what one wears

► Appearance

►Expressions related to

putting on & taking off

►Koreans who attach importance to appearance

5

25/07

26/07

27/07

28/07

Movement/Traffic signals Expressions

(-아/어서), (-으면)

(-지만), Appearance Expressions

Activity of Chap. 5

Chap. 5 Directions

 

►Asking for directions

►Explaining how to get to the place

►Movement

►Traffic signals

►Talking to a stranger

 

6

01/08

02/08

03/08

04/08

-는데, Transportation Expressions

Final Exam

Final Exam

Review

Chap. 8 Transportation

 

►Asking transportation

►Explaining transportation

 

►Expressions related to

transportation

 

The seats for senior citizens and the disabled

*Course content subject to change