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Monash University Handbook 2011 Undergraduate - Unit

6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.

FacultyFaculty of Arts
OfferedClayton Second semester 2011 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Dr Young-A Cho


Previously coded KOR1040


Consolidation and extension of ATS1173. Topics include everyday social situations, such as narrating personal experiences, enquiring about or expressing knowledge and opinions, and making arrangements. Students will read simplified texts from newspapers, and write simple texts such as a diary. They will be introduced to expressions in different registers in the spoken and written language and the social and cultural aspects of Korean society necessary to understand them.


Upon completing this unit, students should:

  1. Be able to confidently communicate in everyday social situations
  2. Read simple texts from magazines and newspapers on a variety of topics.
  3. Understand expressions in different registers and their social and cultural background.
  4. Write competently in Korean on simple subjects.


Class tests and written work: 60%
Exam: 40%

Chief examiner(s)

Dr Young-A Cho

Contact hours

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

This unit applies to the following area(s) of study

Korean and Korean studies


ATS1173 or equivalent


ATS2174, APG4174, APG5174