King Sejong Institute Classes and Events

Korean Movie Class

Time: 4:00-5:00 pm, Wednesdays, April 19 - July 12
Place: E105 AJB (Adler Journalism and Mass Communication Building)
The purpose of this course is to learn Korean language and culture through Korean movies. You will watch video clips from famous Korean movies and talk about Korean culture. You will also learn some Korean words and expressions.

Korean Calligraphy Class

Time: 5:00-6:00 pm, Thursdays, April 20 - July 13
Place: 313 PH
You will practice writing Korean characters beautifully with a brush. Calligraphy supplies will be prepared.

Korean Language Classes - Summer Semester (6 weeks)

These Korean language courses run for eight weeks and are open to anyone interested in Korean language and culture with any level of proficiency. Classes will be held from March 20 - May 12. Orientation for all classes (information and placement) will take place on May 19, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. in 315 Phillips Hall, University of Iowa. No class will be held on Memorial Day (May29).

Course Day Time Location Tuition Course Description
Beginner A-1 Sejong Korean 1 Lesson 1-2 Monday 3:30 - 5:10 p.m. 319 Phillips Hall $50 Greetings, self-introduction, daily life
Beginner B-1 Sejong Korean 2 Lesson 11-12 Monday 5:30 - 7:10 p.m. 319 Phillips Hall $60 Gathering, hometown
Travel Korean Tuesday 3:30 - 5:10 p.m. 319 Phillips Hall $60 Survival Korean expressions, cultural etiquette and norms
Hangul & Basic Expressions Tuesday 5:30 - 7:10 p.m. 319 Phillips Hall $60 Introduction to Korean, Korean Characters (Hangul), Basic expressions
Hangul & Basic Expressions Wednesday 3:30 - 5:10 p.m. 319 Phillips Hall $60 Introduction to Korean, Korean Characters (Hangul), Basic expressions
Beginner B-2 Sejong Korean 2 Lesson 6-7 Wednesday 5:30 - 7:10 p.m. 319 Phillips Hall $60 Talking on the phone, appearance
Beginner A-2 Sejong Korean 1 Lesson 1-2 Thursday 3:30 - 5:10 p.m. 319 Phillips Hall $60 Greetings, self-introduction, daily life
Beginner A-3 Sejong Korean 1 Lesson 4-5 Thursday 5:30 - 7:10 p.m. 319 Phillips Hall $60 Shopping, past events
Talk to me in Korean Friday 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. 319 Phillips Hall $60 6 small chat topics: introductions, daily life, common interests , current issues in Korea, etc. (Ability to read Hangul is required)