20 Credits SPRING

Pre-requisites: EAS2045, EAS2046

Aims/Description: This module is focusing on receptive activities and written productive activities in Korean language at the advanced low level consolidating the knowledge learned during Korean Year Abroad. This module acts as a transition between the teacher-centred learning required for the acquisition of basic and intermediate language skills, and the autonomous and self-directed learning required at high advanced levels. Translation and functional reading skills are extended, with texts including annotated topical materials. Techniques for tackling unseen materials are developed and advanced grammar is consolidated and expanded. Practical knowledge of Chinese characters is extended to roughly 500.The target level at the end of this level is roughly equivalent to TOPIK (Test of Proficiency in Korean) advanced low level/L5 or CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) B2+.

Staff Contact: CHO SUKYEON
Teaching Methods: Tutorials, Independent Study
Assessment: Formal Exam, Classroom testing

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