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Korean IV

The course strengthens and deepens the knowledge of the contemporary Korean language.

The course introduces students to Korean and Western books that are important tools for studying various aspects of contemporary Korean culture and society.

  • Course structure

    The course consists of three modules that deal with reading and practical proficiency in Korean.


    1. Reading Skills 1, 7.5 credits
    This module aims as deepening the students knowledge in Korean grammar as well as practice the ability to read texts in Korean. It consists of reading with grammatical and textual analysis as well as hanja.

    2. Reading Skills 2, 7.5 credits
    Continuing where Reading 1 stopped, this module further deepends the students knowledge of the above.

    3. Language Proficiency 4, 7.5 credits
    This module consolidates the students spoken language proficiency. The students also practice to write explicative texts in Korean.

    Teaching format

    The teaching consists of lectures and group exercises. Attendance at all classes is mandatory.

    Course details and resources

    Course details and resources for Spring 2024 can be found in Athena.

    Please note that only registred students have access to downloadable documents in Athena.


    The modules Reading Skill 1 and Reading Skill 2 are examined through written exams.

    Practical language proficiency 4 is examined through three oral presentations.


    Gabriel Jonsson

  • Schedule

    The schedule will be available no later than one month before the start of the course. We do not recommend print-outs as changes can occur. At the start of the course, your department will advise where you can find your schedule during the course.
  • Course literature

  • Contact

    Do you have questions about the courses in Korean Lanugage and Culture?

    Student Councelor:

    Director of Studies:
    Johan Fresk