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Anyone interested in Korea, Korean and Hangeul can take the course.

Approx. 18 hours to complete
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What you will learn

  • Learn about the history of Hangeul and how it was created

  • Understand what Hangeul means to Korean people

  • Learn to write Hangeul

Skills you will gain

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Beginner Level

Anyone interested in Korea, Korean and Hangeul can take the course.

Approx. 18 hours to complete
English

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Sungkyunkwan University

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

4 hours to complete

INTRODUCTION TO HANGEUL

4 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 36 min), 4 readings, 5 quizzes
8 videos
What is HunMinJeongEum?5m
Characteristics of Hangeul5m
Relationship between Hangeul and Hanguk-eo(Korean)1m
Korean consonants and vowels5m
Status of Hangeul5m
HOW TO WRITE HANGEUL CONSONANTS 19m
HOW TO WRITE HANGEUL CONSONANTS 22m
4 readings
The novel "Tree With Deep Roots"10m
Hangeul Day10m
Efforts to Protect Hangeul10m
Elegant and Traditional Hangeul Merchandise at the Hangeul Museum10m
5 practice exercises
Self-Check30m
Self-Check 30m
Self-Check 30m
Self-Check 30m
Self-Check 30m
Week
2

Week 2

4 hours to complete

CREATION AND DISTRIBUTION OF HANGEUL

4 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 38 min), 4 readings, 5 quizzes
6 videos
Background of Hangeul creation5m
Invention and Distribution of Hangeul6m
Introducing King Sejong Institute3m
The spread of Hangeul6m
HOW TO WRITE HANGEUL VOWELS7m
4 readings
You may already know what King Sejong the Great looks like.10m
Secretly and Greatly10m
The King who Loved his People, King Sejong the Great10m
The Discovery and Preservation of Hunminjeongeum Haerye, Kansong Art Museum10m
5 practice exercises
Self-Check 30m
Self-Check 30m
Self-Check 30m
Self-Check 30m
Self-Check 30m
Week
3

Week 3

5 hours to complete

PRINCIPLES OF HANGEUL’S CHARACTER CREATION

5 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 41 min), 4 readings, 5 quizzes
6 videos
Principles of Hangeul’s Character Creation 26m
Principles of Hangeul’s Character Creation 36m
Writing in Syllabic Blocks6m
HOW TO WRITE HANGEUL LETTERS IN PHONEMIC UNITS 110m
HOW TO WRITE HANGEUL LETTERS IN PHONEMIC UNITS 25m
4 readings
Yang Vowels and Yin Vowels10m
Naratgeul Korean Mobile Keyboard10m
An Easy Alphabet for All10m
King Sejong the Designer10m
5 practice exercises
Self-Check 30m
Self-Check 30m
Self-Check 30m
Self-Check 30m
Self-Check 30m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

READING AND WRITING HANGEUL

4 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 37 min), 4 readings, 5 quizzes
6 videos
Writing Your Name in Hangeul4m
Reading Hangeul9m
Introducing the National Hangeul Museum3m
Hangeul Tourist Sites5m
HOW TO WRITE KOREAN GREETINGS7m
4 readings
Playing with Hangeul10m
Korean Nicknames10m
King Sejong the Workaholic10m
King Sejong’s love for talented people10m
5 practice exercises
Self-Check 30m
Self-Check 30m
Self-Check 30m
Self-Check 30m
Self-Check 30m

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