Korean (KOR)

Courses

KOR 101. College Korean I. 4 Units.

Introduction to beginning level Korean, including the basic structures of the written language. Emphasis is on listening, speaking, reading and writing. Formerly FLAN 101K.

KOR 102. College Korean II. 4 Units.

Prerequisites: KOR 101 or consent of department
Develops listening and active speaking skills with further development of reading and writing skills while expanding vocabulary of daily life. Formerly FLAN 102K.

KOR 103. College Korean III. 4 Units.

Prerequisites: KOR 102 or consent of department
(GE=C3)
Develops listening and speaking skills with emphasis on reading and writing skills. Emphasis on negotiating routine social situations and more complex tasks. Formerly Flan 150K.

KOR 170. Beginning Korean Conversation. 2 Units.

Practice of oral Korean with emphasis on familiar surroundings, immediate needs, and basic survival skills. Graded credit/no credit. May be repeated up to three times for credit.

KOR 201. Second Year College Korean I. 4 Units.

Prerequisites: KOR 103 or consent of department
(GE=C3)
Second year course in modern Korean. Develops proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing, with a cultural emphasis. Students learn useful expressions and communication strategies for everyday situations in the language.

KOR 202. Second Year College Korean II. 4 Units.

Prerequisites: KOR 201 or consent of department
(GE=C3)
Continuation of second year Korean. Provides students with further conversational and grammatical skills beyond those learned in KOR 201. Emphasis on communicative skills, speaking, reading, and writing with more complex structures in Korean.

KOR 203. Second Year College Korean III. 4 Units.

Prerequisites: KOR 202 or consent of department
(GE=C3)
Further development of proficiency in speaking. listening, reading, and writing. Further expansion of vocabulary enhances ability of students to understand and express more complex ideas and concepts.

KOR 214. Conversation in Korean. 4 Units.

Prerequisites: KOR 103 or equivalent
(GE=C3)
Practice of oral Korean including current topics, panel discussions, debates, and oral presentations. Students will become familiar with day-to-day social and business expressions.

KOR 301. Advanced Korean I. 4 Units.

Prerequisites: KOR 203 or equivalent or consent of department
First course in an advanced-level sequence. Develops students' oral and written Korean language skills, as well as knowledge of Korean culture.

KOR 302. Advanced Korean II. 4 Units.

Prerequisites: KOR 302 or consent of department
Second course in an advanced-level sequence. Develops students' oral and written Korean language skills, as well as knowledge of Korean culture.

KOR 303. Advanced Korean III. 4 Units.

Prerequisites: KOR 302 or consent of department
Third course in an advanced-level sequence in Korean. Develops students' oral and written language skills, as well as knowledge of Korean culture.

KOR 314. Advanced Korean Conversation. 4 Units.

Prerequisites: KOR 203 or consent of department
Practice of contemporary spoken Korean through the reading and discussion of current topics.

KOR 315. Language in Korean Society. 4 Units.

Prerequisites: KOR 203 or equivalent
Study of how language functions in contemporary Korean society. Analysis of politeness, gender, language attitudes, the mechanics of cross-cultural misunderstandings, and how language incorporates Korean social constructs.

KOR 409. Business Korean. 4 Units.

Prerequisites: KOR 203 or consent of department
Introduction to business vocabulary, practices, and socioeconomic issues in Korean-speaking contexts.