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KOR4340 - Readings in Contemporary Korean Part 2

6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

Postgraduate Faculty of Arts

Leader: Dr Young-A Cho


Not offered in 2007


Consolidate and develop skills in reading about and understanding issues in contemporary Korea. Texts include newspaper articles, advertisements, essays and fiction.


Upon successful completion of this unit students will be able to:

  1. Read authentic texts from various sources.
  2. Write essays on topics of their interest.
  3. Use dictionaries for reading more efficiently.


Examination (2 hours): 40%
Reading assignments (total of 2500 words): 60%

Contact hours

4 hours (2 x 1 hour lectures and 2 x 1 hour tutorials) per week


KOR4330 or equivalent