Korean Language A: Modern with Language, text interpretation and translation

Course content

The course emphasises text reading, translation, conversation and grammatical analysis and written exercises as well as an introduction to the History of the Korean Language.

After the course the student will be able to translate one or more of the examiner selected text into English, have a simple conversation based on the text in question and demonstrate a basic knowledge of one or more linguistic aspects of modern Korean and be able to translate a simple English text into Korean.


Curriculum for the BA programme 2015 in Asian Studies with specialisations in Indology, Japanese Studies, China Studies, Korean Studies, Southeast Asian Studies and Tibetology

Curriculum for the Elective Studies in Korean studies The 2007 Curriculum

Learning outcome

BA 2015-ordning:
Koreansk sprog A: Moderne med grammatik, tekstforståelse og oversættelse (fagelementkode HKOB00841E)

BA tilvalg 2007-ordning:
Koreansk A Moderne med sproghistorie (fagelementkode HKOB10031E)

Classroom teaching with active student participation. teaching gives
emphasis on text reading, conversation and grammatical analysis, but includes translation training from Korean into English and English into Korean and written exercises.

To be announced

Type of assessment
Criteria for exam assessment

Single subject courses (day)

  • Category
  • Hours
  • Lectures
  • 70
  • Preparation
  • 342,5
  • English
  • 412,5