Learning Foreign Language with San Jose Learning Center - Korean


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Korea

Korean Level 1

Fridays 7:45pm - 9:15pm
Program Length: 7 weeks
Starting Date: September 5, 2014
Program Fee: $255

The Level 1 Korean class is designed for people who have never taken language classes before or who have taken classes but forgot most of what they learned. These classes will start from the very beginning and include the basics such as the alphabet, numbers, greetings and simple sentence structures. At the end of the program, students will have developed basic conversational skills and gained knowledge of the country's culture and background. There is no book required for the class, as all handouts will be provided by the instructor. Classes meet once a week for 7 consecutive weeks. Class size minimum is 3 people; please refer to the SJLC Policy page for details!

Korean Level 2

Fridays 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Program Length: 7 weeks
Starting Date: September 5, 2014
Program Fee: $255

The Level 2 Korean class is designed for students who have mastered Korean level 1, or have had previous exposure to the language. These students already know the basics of the language including the alphabet, numbers, greetings and simple words and phrases, and wish to continue their studies to explore the remaining topics of the Korean Language. This course will focus on improving reading, writing, conversational and practical skills. There is no book required for the class, as all handouts will be provided by the instructor. Classes meet once a week for 7 consecutive weeks. Class size minimum is 3 people; please refer to the SJLC Policy page for details!

Korean Level 3

Fridays 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Program Length: 7 weeks
Starting Date: September 5, 2014
Program Fee: $255

Korean Level 3 is for students who have mastered Korean levels 1 - 2 and would like to use the language for school, work, daily life, or business meetings. It assumes that students have strong foundations in Korean Language. In this course, students will build on the themes learned in levels 1 - 2 by presenting themselves in professional manners in a variety of settings, such as restaurants, markets, and business meetings. The course of study is based on an integrated skills approach, allowing for the acquisition of listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills as well as vocabulary and grammar. Activities dealing with real-life situations give students hands-on practical experience, while culture enhances students’ understanding of Korean life through Korean Pop Music, Korean Soap Opera, and Korean Movies. There is no book required for the class, as all handouts will be provided by the instructor. Classes meet once a week for 7 consecutive weeks. Class size minimum is 3 people; please refer to the SJLC Policy page for details!

Korean Intermediate

Fridays 7:45pm - 9:15pm
Program Length: 7 weeks
Starting Date: September 5, 2014
Program Fee: $255

Korean Intermediate will focus on the development of Korean speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. Students will practice listening to and using intermediate forms of conversational Korean to ask and answer questions on a variety of cultural topics. This course also focuses on the development of intermediate reading comprehension and vocabulary. For each class, students will practice writing simple and compound sentences, short narratives, explanations, and descriptions. This course includes activities dealing with real-life situations and give students hands-on practical experience, while cultural exposure enhances students’ understanding of Korean life through Korean Pop Music, Korean Soap Opera, and Korean Movies. There is no book required for the class, as all handouts will be provided by the instructor. Classes meet once a week for 7 consecutive weeks. Class size minimum is 3 people; please refer to the SJLC Policy page for details!


Fee: $255
Materials: Included
Age: 14+ (adults & teens)

Instructor Levels 3 & Intermediate: Haejin

Haejin received a CSET Korean Teaching Certification in California and a Japanese teacher's license as a Secondary School Teacher in Korea, as well as a JLPT Level 1. Also, she has a BA of Japanese and Literature in Seoul, and a MA of Japanese Education in Seoul. Haejin’s native language is Korean but she is also fluent in Japanese. She has been teaching beginning, intermediate and advanced Korean & Japanese classes since 2009 for schools including the Joyful Korean School (USA), Kangsin Middle school (Seoul), and Jowon High school (Suwon)!

Instructor Levels 1 & 2: Karen



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Registration deadline: 5 days before class starts