Korean - Level 1

Korean language on chalkboard photo - Continuing Education at Seattle Central College

Student Testimonials

I enjoyed the class and the way Professor Kim explained things.


Class Overview

Would you like to learn the Korean language? Learn everyday Korean vocabulary and expressions in this interactive class.

Develop basic oral and written communication skills while exploring traditional and modern Korean culture. You will get acquainted with the essentials of Korean grammar and learn to read and write the Korean alphabet, Hangul. Enjoy an introduction to Korean language and learn with other beginning-level students in this level 1 class. 

Learning Objectives

  • speak, listen and understand simple conversations in Korean
  • know very basic grammar
  • write/read basic Hangul (Korean alphabet)
  • understand simple vocabulary and expressions
  • be familiar with traditional and modern Korean culture

Textbook Needed

Sogang Korean 1A: Student’s Book (Korean) 2nd Edition. ISBN-13: 978-8-97699-5728. Search online for the best prices or order through your favorite bookstore. 

Who Might Enjoy This Class?

  • Anyone who is interested in Korean language and culture.
  • Travelers, business people, friends and family of Korean speakers, and anyone else wanting to learn Korean.
  • This class is a perfect choice for people who have never learned or have a very limited knowledge of the language -- no prior knowledge or experience is required.


Class Details


Spring 2023

  • When : Tuesday, Apr 11 to May 30 ; 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm
  • Location : Online
  • Fee : $269