Regular Program

This program is for non-Koreans or ethnic Koreans living outside of Korea who hope to study Korean language thoroughly to move on to an undergraduate or a graduate level education in Korea. There are six levels in total and it takes about 1.5 years to complete from level 1 to 6.

 

Schedule

Year Term Begins Ends Application
Deadline
Placement
Test
2017 Spring 03.06 05.12 02.24 02.28
Summer 06.05 08.11 05.26 05.30
Fall 09.04 11.15 08.25 08.29
Winter 12.04 2018.02.09 11.24 11.28

※ This schedule may be subject to change.

 

Entrance Requirement

Anyone (both men and women) who is with a high school diploma or expected to graduate from high school

 

Tuition Payment

\1,300,000 / term (Extra expenses for textbooks, \ 40,000, other teaching materials \10,000-30,000 depending on the level)

 

Curriculum

  • Levels: From 1 to 6
  • Terms: 4 terms / year ( Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter), 10 weeks / term
  • Class Capacity: 10-15 students / class
  • Class hours: 5 days per week (Mon ~ Fri), 4 hours per day (200 hours / term), TOPIK class on every Wednesday
  • Cultural Experience Class: Taekwondo, Samulnori, Korean cooking class etc. / once a term
  • Special Events: Story-telling contest, field day, singing contest etc. / once a term
  • Korean Buddies: SWU students who help you to study Korean and settle down in Korea
  • Free Class
    - K-pop dance: 8 times / term (Spring and Fall term only)
    - Korean Speaking Practice Class: Practice speaking in Korean with Seoul Women's University students

 

Completion of a term

  • Test 80%, Attitude 20%
  • Students who scored an average 70 points or above in four classes (Speaking, Listening, Reading, Writing)
  • With a minimum of 70 points in three out of the four subjects
  • Students who have over 80% of attendance can complete a term.